Stroll ‘N’ Roll 2017

The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include bicycles. Such is the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosts its annual Stroll-N-Roll Saturday, November 18. The 4-hour annual event is a spin so the speak on the Ciclovia phenomenon sweeping the globe. Originally founded in Bogota, Colombia, ciclovias are scheduled events when roads are closed to motorized traffic, allowing the …

Ghost Bike

Ghost Bike = Bicycle roadside memorial, placed where a cyclist has been killed or severely injured, usually by a motor vehicle. Las Vegas https://www.ghostbikeslasvegas.com https://www.facebook.com/ghostbikeslv https://twitter.com/ghostbikeslv Henderson ‘ghost bike’ ride, ceremony honor fallen bicyclist ‘Ghost bike’ placed in Summerlin to memorialize fallen cyclist Elsewhere on the Web http://ghostbikes.org Planeta.com Death and Dying Bikes

Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Summit #nvbikeped

Poster The Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Summit returned to Las Vegas November 13 and 14. The Summit brought together enthusiasts and advocates of biking and walking with transportation professionals from across Nevada to share resources and best practices related to bicycle infrastructure, funding, education, outreach, and policy. Included are keynote presentations, breakout sessions, and workshops. …

Bikes

Photo: Ron Mader, DTLV Bikes In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious travel. In 2017 we celebrate the Sustainable Tourism for Development universe by asking readers, what are the good cycling experiences? How are locals benefiting from bike tours? What events are …

Si más bicicletas = Yes more bicycles

Si Más Bicicletas! Yes More Bicycles! Oui plus de vélos! Inspiration Kudos to Colibri winner Pedro Martinez for setting up Si mas Bicicletas (Yes more bicycles!) as groups on Flickr and Facebook group. Request We would like to know how to translate ‘yes more bicycles’ in other languages. Slideshare Si más bicicletas = Yes more bicycles from ron …

Mexico City Hosts World’s Largest Bicycle Party #fmb6

Mexico City hosts the sixth World Bike Forum, April 19-23. Hashtag: #fmb6; Twitter: @WorldBikeForum; Website: fmb6.net In the big picture, biking and cycling are the unsung twin powerhouses of responsible, sustainable, eco and fair and conscious … travel. In 2017 we celebrate the Sustainable Tourism for Development universe by asking readers, what are the good cycling experiences? …