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PeopleForBikes Scored The Bike Networks in 299 U.S. Cities – Here’s What They Found

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PeopleForBikes recently announced the first ever tool for measuring and comparing bike infrastructure around the country. The tool can be found here, and if you would like to a more in-depth exploration of what they found you can check out the PeopleForBikes blog post here. The new PlacesForBikes Bike Network Analysis is a first-of-its-kind project […]

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PeopleForBikes: Five Controversial eMTB Questions Answered

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As eMTBs grow in popularity, so has the controversy around them. The reality is that in some areas, there are clear guidelines around eMTBs and over 10,000 miles of trail accessible to eMTBs in the U.S. “At PeopleForBikes, we believe the more people who ride bikes, the better. A significant barrier for many to jump […]

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Five Places You Can Go on an Epic eMTB Adventure

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Electric Assisted Mountain Bikes, or eMTBs for short, are quickly becoming the exciting new way to explore by bike. Their ease of use is opening up biking to everyone regardless of fitness level or age. While eMTBs are still regulated as motorized vehicles when it comes to trail access, there are over 10,000 miles of […]

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A Bad Deal for Bikes: The Trump Administration’s 2018 Budget

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  The Trump Administration’s 2018 budget, released today, threatens our nation’s economic vitality by failing to properly invest in a robust, modernized transportation network. The plan provides inadequate protection for our public lands. It is bad news for people who bike, the bike business, and the growing number of U.S. communities that benefit from bicycle […]

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Preparing: Ride On for Red Nose Day

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Ride On For Red Nose Day, powered by Walgreens®and PeopleForBikes®, is a fully supported, professional-grade road cycling experience for riders who are passionate about helping kids in need. What is Red Nose Day? Red Nose Day, the UK based charity born out of comedians using laughter to raise awareness for programs battling poverty and injustice. Ride On […]

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Walton Family Foundation investment supports bicycling’s role in fostering economic development

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BOULDER, Colo. — In support of PeopleForBikes’ Business Network, and their expanding efforts to tell the story of economic development and bikes, the Walton Family Foundation renewed their commitment to the organization for 2017. Through their contribution, PeopleForBikes will help ensure more federal, state and local community leaders understand the rewards of investing in bike […]

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PeopleForBikes Launches National Survey to Rate Best Communities for Bikes

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PlacesForBikes initiative will spotlight innovation and spur infrastructure development BOULDER, Colo. (February 14, 2017) — Is your city a bicycling paradise, terrible on two wheels, or someplace in the middle? In an effort to recognize the cities and towns that are creating safer places for bicycles — and to motivate those just getting started — […]

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PeopleForBikes, Walgreens Partner for Ride On for Red Nose Day

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Road Cycling Experience to Benefit Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day Campaign to End Child Poverty BOULDER, COLO., FEB. 9, 2017 — Walgreens and PeopleForBikes have joined together to introduce “Ride On for Red Nose Day,” two four-day professional-grade road cycling experiences that will begin April 30 to help support Red Nose Day’s mission to end […]

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PeopleForBikes Launches the Big Jump Project

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Ten cities poised to accelerate bike infrastructure innovations, radically increase ridership BOULDER, Colo. (January 24, 2017) — PeopleForBikes is helping 10 cities radically reimagine their bicycling infrastructure, propelling communities nationwide into a better future for biking. The new initiative, called the Big Jump Project, aims to double or triple bike ridership in specific neighborhoods over […]

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PeopleForBikes launches PlacesForBikes

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BOULDER, Colo. — PeopleForBikes, the national bike advocacy coalition, is launching an ambitious initiative to improve biking in American cities and towns. The new program, PlacesForBikes, will jumpstart the construction of bike infrastructure to help develop, connect, and promote great places to ride. The initiative includes a data-driven, easy-to-understand city rating system; expert “how-to” resources for […]

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PeopleForBikes Takes DRAFT Meetups Nationwide

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BOULDER, Colo. — Continuing on the early success of DRAFT: A PeopleForBikes Meetup in late 2016, PeopleForBikes returns in 2017 with a busy schedule of industry and community networking events. The events will take place from coast to coast, with the intention of building connections and encouraging innovation among passionate bike industry professionals, startup entrepreneurs, and […]

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