Category Archives: bicycles as normal

Ride to Work Day (Melbourne)

JOIN THE COMMUTER REVOLUTION! Ride to Work Day is Wednesday 16 October 2013!! If you follow this blog or the foodieonabike twitter or facebook feed, you may already know what this day is for! So get your colleagues to join you … Continue reading

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Experimental bicycle roundabout in Zwolle

This article by BICYCLE DUTCH has been reblogged from bicycledutch.wordpress.com. Most of the cycling infrastructure I show you on this blog has been tried and tested for years, usually even decades. Today is different. Zwolle has built a piece of … Continue reading

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Take me to the market

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How painted cycle tracks and buffered bike lanes work

Catherine Ciarlo, Transportation Policy Director in the Office of Mayor Sam Adams in Portland, Oregon, explains how cycle tracks and buffered bike lanes work.

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How to get safe cycle paths

Fight. Well, not fight, but ask, persuade, suggest, advocate, write letters and emails and be active. Above all, ride your bike.  More cyclists mean an increased awareness. The video shows some of what cyclists in the Netherlands did.

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THE MAN WHO LIVED ON HIS BIKE

By Guillaume Blanchet. After 382 days spent riding through the streets of Montreal, being sometimes quite cold, sometimes quite hot –  and sometimes quite scared, he dedicates this movie to Yves Blanchet 🙂

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The foodieonabike Daily. Read then ride!

The foodieonabike Daily is an almost now a daily edition of aggregated content from all over, with a bias toward utility cycling, Slow Food, sustainability in our lives and good stuff about the liveable city of Melbourne in Australia.

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Want some IcycleMEL merchandise?

Check out Zazzle for stickers and really good, strong grocery carry bags and Cafepress for for t-shirts!

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A very pleasant commute by bicycle

Two Mornings by Sierra Club National, with original music created for the video.

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Floating Parking and bike-buffer zones in NY

From Streetfilms. While the Streetfilms guys were out videotaping for another Streetfilm, the Director of Transportation Initiatives took a moment to give a short explanation on what “floating parking” is, why using it is a very smart budgetary decision by the NYC … Continue reading

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