Rudi Saldia and Mary Jane "MJ" like to ride bikes together. Saldia is a courier in Philadelphia, and MJ is an adventurous purr-machin… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/cat-on-man-on-bike/
There is an annual craft show this Saturday, which features a lot of bike-related crafts! My friend Heidi is an organizer and a maker, and I love attending this show every y… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/bike-craft-get-yo-craft-luck-on/
About this short film...
It's from Transportation Alternatives -- the number one advocate for New Yorkers who ride a bicycle, take public transit, or a need safe way to walk … http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/rolling-by-transportation-alternatives/
People keep sending me this video. "Martyn Ashton takes the £10k carbon road bike... With a plan to push the limits of road biking as far as his lycra legs would dare,… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/martyn-ashtons-bike-party-no-thanks/
JJ Khale wrote this great recap from her experience with the Twin Cities 3-Speed Adventure Society. Sounds like quite the adventure! I might have to try this route soo… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/jjs-rails-to-trails-ride-recap/
Peloton Magazine's Heidi Swift will be riding and writing from France as a member of the Rêve Women's Team that is riding the entire route of the 2012 TDF on behalf of Bik… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/amateur-women-to-conquer-tdf/
From Dana, a video with a whole bunch of precious cargo!
Here is a video from www.totcycle.com that I just love. Why ride with children? Here is the answer. "The li… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/the-littlest-birds-sing-the-prettiest-songs/
I think the young woman in this video deserves a million high-fives!
I've written a little about fear before, but I'm curious abou… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/overcoming-fear/
I would like to ask all students, of all ages, to bike to school on May 9 for the first National Bike to School Day.
The list of reasons why you should bike (anywhere, but espe… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/may-9-is-national-bike-to-school-day/
I am not posting this video because Lucette Gilbert is a "little old lady" on a bike. I'm posting this video because she is a woman that rides her bik… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/lucette-gilbert/
This. On repeat.
"We're looking so fierce, so use caution on the road, oh, use caution on the road..."
I was watching video of Le Tour on YouTube, and I got bored and started looking for videos of pro women's races, and then I got distra… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/so-many-things-wrong-with-this-video-trek/
I can't believe I didn't post about this before, but sometimes I post on Facebook and forget to make a proper blog post about it. Cool story, I know.
Dudey-Free Zone is a 26-mi… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/dudey-free-zone-is-now-available-online/
No foolin', get your bicycle movies submitted to BFF for BFF 2012 by April 1!
Bicycle films will be shown at the free Minneapolis Institute of Arts annual Bike Night, which is t… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/bicycle-film-festival-submissions-due-april-1/
Nothing like a short film, used to advertise a tire brand, to remind you to conform to a gender stereotype.
The film starts out with the dude putting on his new branded tires, a… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/its-your-gendered-ride/
1:20 video poem from People For Bikes, "If I Ride."
"...and I won't be a boy, or a girl, I'll just be 'a rider.'"
"If I ride, I will… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/if-i-ride/
The roads are dry and clear, the temps are decent, and there are lots of bike rides and bike parties with bike friends to keep us motivated to riiiiide all winter.
Over-simplified and kind of sappy? ...Yes. Well-executed marketing for a retail company? ...Yes.
Just the cheery pick-me-up I nee… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/do-what-you-love.-happy-new-year/
Can you ride your bike with no handlebars?
(Some animated violence in this video, sorry.)
I saw this on Backyard Blam. I really l… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/no-handlebars/
I posted about the Longboard Girls Crew when I saw the film "Carving the Mountains" by Juan Rayos.
Longboarding is not related to cycling in the Twin Cities, but I became enamor… http://greaserag.org/user_blogs/lowrah/lgc-endless-roads-1-yellow-horizons/