North Fair Oaks: Serving our Older Adult Community

North Fair Oaks: Serving our Older Adult Community

Just as there are many different types of bicycles, there are many different types of people who ride – and each group has their own take on bicycling. SVBC is excited to meet with North Fair Oaks’ older adult community on August 16 to discuss safe biking and offer...
Pedalpalooza!

Pedalpalooza!

Photo credits: Lloyd Cha From the moment you take that first turn of your pedals, you become part of a social movement – your bike, unlike a car, is not a metal box that cuts you off from the world around you. As you ride your bike, you can greet fellow bikers and...
Wheels for Women! Latina Bike Workshop in North Fair Oaks

Wheels for Women! Latina Bike Workshop in North Fair Oaks

You may recall a blog post from January, telling of the fun and festive North Fair Oaks “Chained Together for Freedom” family bike night where several parents were excited to hear that SVBC had plans for bicycling workshops. What we didn’t mention was that the most...
Feeling Alive: Bicycling in Death Valley

Feeling Alive: Bicycling in Death Valley

During the Gold Rush, a group of pioneers suffered the death of one of their own and had to sacrifice an ox while traveling through a huge California valley. Upon cresting a mountain range on their way out, one of them turned and bid farewell, shouting “Goodbye, Death...
Bike to Work? How About Bike to Camp?

Bike to Work? How About Bike to Camp?

Photo Credits: Lloyd and Sree   As an avid bicyclist working for SVBC, I’ve always known that biking is a great way to get outdoors. I recently learned that it’s also a great way to stay out there! Though I’ve spent most of my travels in hotel rooms and have been...