Winter Bike Paths

What do you do when the multiple feet of snow leave your bike path useless?

A group of people in Boston decided to take matters into their own hands by digging a tunnel through a 15 ft high pile of snow that was blocking their frequently-used path. Read more here.

 

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Winter Mountain Biking

Just because it’s cold and snowy outside doesn’t mean that everyone packs away their bikes. Some people find the snow and ice to add some extra adventure to their ride!

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Banish The Blues

Unfortunately, as we celebrate our upcoming birthdays, our brains shrink and old/new brain cells communication slows down.

BUT, when we began to pedal, we are forcing our nerve cells to fire, format new brain cells, and release more neurotransmitters! All of this is happening while we ride to banish our blues and elevate our mood.

Bigger Brains & Happiness!

Check out this article:

http://www.bicycling.com/training-nutrition/training-fitness/your-brain-bicycling

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(Photo by (Mr. Xerty))

 

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How to Respond to Drivers Who Don’t Like Bikes

As someone who both rides a bike on the roads and drives a car, I understand both sides of the argument when it comes to bikes in the streets.

If you need a good response to someone who argues that bikes shouldn’t be on the road, check out this Wired.com article on myths commonly believed by anti-bike drivers.

Don't Kill The Messenger | Bryan Derballa

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