Free Intro to Urban Bicycling Workshops

Has it been a long time since you’ve ridden a bike or are you simply looking for a refresher? Come learn the basics of bicycling at our Urban Bicycling Workshops. The course is a one-hour presentation covering many of the basics: the rules of the road, safety...
Pedal Powering through Los Altos

Pedal Powering through Los Altos

Many thanks to Nicole Belle Isle for signing up to lead an SVBC group ride and following up with this blog post! If you’d like to lead one of our fun community rides, contact our Membership and Volunteer Coordinator Gavin Powell at gavin@bikesiliconvalley.org....

Tell them what you think: El Camino Real survey

The City of Menlo Park is conducting the El Camino Real Corridor Study! The study will review potential transportation and traffic safety improvements to El Camino Real between Sand Hill Road and Encinal Avenue. The City is inviting the community to provide ideas and...
SVBC: Educators. Advocates. Crime fighters?

SVBC: Educators. Advocates. Crime fighters?

Do you ever wonder what happens when a bicycle is stolen? Was the lock cut with a big pair of bull cutters? Did someone freeze it or have some electric saw in their pocket? I’ve heard lots of theft stories: people being tackled in justice, people stealing the...
Way to Go week with San Mateo County Health System

Way to Go week with San Mateo County Health System

May, aka Bike Month, was a busy one here at SVBC since it was not only Bike to Work Day but also many other activities and events that our partners put on to celebrate and encourage riding a bike. We were happy to participate in several events for San Mateo County...

SVBC needs an Event Coordinator

Do you love overseeing all the fine details of a big event? What about four or five of them a year? Not enough, you say? You want to manage multiple small events throughout the year as well? If you answered yes to all these questions, you might be the perfect...