Shopping by bike really registers

Shopping by bike really registers

As you may have heard, SVBC is sponsoring something called Bike to Shop Day. We were approached by our super volunteer (and blogger extraordinaire) Janet Lafleur with this wonderful idea. Bike to Work Day is great, she said, but why limit it to work commutes? People...
Bike rides, bike safety, bike fun

Bike rides, bike safety, bike fun

Join SVBC’s Safe Routes to School team this Spring and Summer as we look to get more kids (and their parents) on bikes through interactive events and activities. Volunteering at these types of events is a great way to refresh your bicycling safety knowledge...
SVBC Goes to Washington

SVBC Goes to Washington

Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx League of American Bicyclists Board of Directors, including our own Executive Director Corinne Winter Phillip Darnton, Executive Director, Bicycle Association of Great Britain Deputy Director Colin Heyne making a promise at the...
A beautiful day for a ride through San José

A beautiful day for a ride through San José

Many thanks to Adam at Greenbelt Alliance and Beth with CommUniverCity for involving SVBC in last Saturday’s Cycling through San José bike tour. I had a great time. I was happy to see that almost half the group came from outside San José and were eager to learn...
Family biking workshop in San José

Family biking workshop in San José

On February 22nd, families from San Jose’s McKinley neighborhood gathered to enjoy a day of bicycling and fun. Through a partnership with CommUniverCity of San José, the McKinley/Bonita Neighborhood Association, and McKinley Elementary School, SVBC was able to lead a...
A step closer to bike lanes on El Camino Real

A step closer to bike lanes on El Camino Real

We have big news out of Mountain View to celebrate this week. At a February 5 study session for the San Antonio and El Camino Real Precise Plans, City Council directed planners to study the feasibility of removing parking on El Camino to make space for a bike lane....