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...
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...

Action Alert: Take action to protect people who bike

Too many Californians have been injured on our streets or are mourning the death of a loved one due to distracted or negligent motorists. Protecting all people who ride bikes, walk, run, ride horses, scooter, skateboard, and work on California streets is vital to make...
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...