Category Archives: transport

10 Best Bike Advocacy Videos of 2015

10 of this year’s best bike advocacy videos for your viewing pleasure. Written by: Geffen Semach (Reblooged from http://momentummag.com/10-best-bike-advocacy-videos-2015/) Sometimes it takes a visual representation to get the point across. We all loved it when our teachers showed movies in class, so … Continue reading

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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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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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Google Maps bike route tool arrives in Australia!

Google announced today, that the long awaited bike route toll will now be available for Auatralia.   On their maps site, Google has provided direction tools for cars, public transport and walking. Bike riders had to wait … But we … Continue reading

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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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A very pleasant commute by bicycle

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

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Alien takes control of a bicycle, endangering a child!

Across the Moon – E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (7/10) Movie CLIP (1982). E.T. elevates the bicycle and takes Elliott (Henry Thomas) on a ride through the nighttime sky on a bicycle.

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Bike lanes and errant cars (update)

The Mayor of Vilnius, Artūras Zuokas is reported as taking action to “remind” car drivers to not park their cars in traffic lanes. In this case the lane was for bikes. I suppose the driver got the message. August 2, 2011 update. … Continue reading

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