Kick-Starting Change with Innovative Bike and Pedestrian Solutions

The City of San Mateo Taste and Talk Series brings another great speaker. Many communities are investing in new and improved pedestrian and bike facilities, resulting in higher rates of sustainable transportation modes. As these facilities become more abundant, the...

Safe and Confident Bicycle Handling Skills Lab

If you know how to balance and pedal but would like to improve your bicycle handling skills and confidence, perhaps to prepare for commuting or errand-running, this on-bike, off-street practice session is for you. Your instructors will demonstrate, and attend to you...
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....
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...
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...