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....
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 goes to Sacramento

SVBC goes to Sacramento

Full bike racks in front of the state capitol building! California Bicycle Coalition Executive Director Dave Snyder pleased to see the California Department of Transportation repping bike month. May 21, 2014 marked the day after the conclusion of Climate Ride, as well...
Bike to Work Day was a blast!

Bike to Work Day was a blast!

Last Thursday, May 8, was my sixth Bike to Work Day here in Silicon Valley, and it definitely stood above the rest. It was a big deal – this was the 20th anniversary of the Bay-Area-wide Bike to Work Day! We counted more participants, gave away twice our usual...