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Motivational Monday with Nicole

Motivational Monday with Nicole

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Nicole in Memphis, TN WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? City cycling (commuting by bike), group rides with friends or my husband, light mountain biking WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? How about my most powerful cycling memory? I met my husband on my 1st metric century ride and he proposed on that same ride 2 years later. He…

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Pinterest Retail Board

For the Love of Retail Experiences

When you pair my love of design and retail you have a very, very, strong passion for the “retail experience.” What is a retail experience? A mix of great customer experience, accessorized displays and a well laid out “flow” of a store. As I travel across the country, visit more bicycle shops and share stories of retail experiences with shops I am slowly watching a transformation. No…

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Motivational Monday with Alicia Vin Zant

Motivational Monday with Alicia

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Alicia Vin Zant, St. Paul Minnesota WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Cyclocross, and just getting out to ride. I’m thinking about trying out track this next year… WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? For Easter my mom would make clues from the easter bunny. It lead me to my very first two-wheel bike! It was pink with pompom…

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Michelle beer handups

Ladies Night, a Guest Post

I belong to a newborn bike team that was formed by a popular LBS as a way to bring more cyclists into the sport. I’m one of three women on the co-ed team and, through sheer terror that I will lose any fitness and no longer be able to keep up, I’m the most consistent woman on the group rides in town. It’s certainly not…

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Motivational Monday with Renee

Motivational Monday with Renee

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Renee Jordan, Plano, TX WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Recreationally with a club or alone; commuting to work; occassional dirt ride WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? Riding my first bike, purple with a banana seat & ape hanger type bars, in semi-rural North Carolina up and down the hilly asphalted road in front of my house…these early…

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Motivational Monday Amar

Motivational Monday with Amar

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Amar, Los Angeles, CA WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Commuting, Touring, Recreational WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? I didn’t learn to ride a bike until I was a senior in college, so my first memory is of being entirely certain that I was going to lose my balance and swerve into the path of an oncoming Metro…

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National Women's Bicycling Forum

National Women’s Bicycling Forum: March 4th

On March 4th, 2013, timing around the National Bike Summit, the League of American Bicyclists are hosting the second annual National Women’s Bicycling Forum. I asked Carolyn, Director of Communications at the League of American Bicyclists, some follow up questions to learn more about what the League has planned for this Forum! About the National Women’s Bicycling Forum Join hundreds of fellow advocates and enthusiasts who are…

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Louise Cheetham

Motivational Monday with Louise Cheetham

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AND LOCATION? Louise Cheetham, Baton Rouge, LA WHAT TYPE OF CYCLING DO YOU ENJOY? Road, Mountain WHAT IS YOUR FIRST CYCLING MEMORY? I used to sit on the back of my mom’s cruiser, on the gear rack. We went to the neighborhood store like that until I got my foot caught in the back wheel. Foot in the back wheel is what…

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Bicyles on icicles

New Goals, New Bikes, New Rides

A guest post by Laura Colbert of Loose Nuts Cycles in Atlanta, GA I’m really excited to follow Arleigh’s New Years post from yesterday. I too have spent the past couple of weeks reflecting on the past year and what I would like to see in the coming year.

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