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Kickstand Sessions Helping Cities Find Solutions for Bicycle Transportation

Kickstand aims to build bicycle culture and sustainable urban mobility through its coaching and training program. more »

Jul 20, 2012 12:00 AM Features

The New Face of Cycling

Stereotypes about bicycling are falling away as diverse communities adopt and promote the cycling lifestyle. more »

Jun 13, 2012 7:49 AM Features 1 Comments

Community Cycling Center

A model organization in a model bike-friendly city, Community Cycling Center in Portland has, for years, worked to ensure the two-wheeling culture includes residents from all backgrounds. more »

Jun 13, 2012 7:40 AM Features

Surrounded by the wedding party, newlyweds Ashley and Jeffery Zahavich take their restored family trike for a spin post-nuptials.

Jeff Cooke

Weddings on Bikes

With bent spoke cake-toppers, penny-farthing mounted place cards and cargo bike getaway rides the bicycle is making a creative entrance at weddings around the world. more »

Mar 28, 2012 7:26 AM Features

Using Bikes to Sell Cars

Around 2006 I saw an ad showing a cyclist, then the bicycle rider’s point of view through narrow, winding cobblestone roads. At the end there was a twist: an image of a car. The advertisers were obviously leveraging the bicycle’s clean image. more »

Mar 27, 2012 11:01 AM Features 1 Comments

Filmed By Bike 10th Anniversary Trailer

The exclusive release of the hotly anticipated 10th Anniversary Filmed By Bike Festival Trailer, produced by Burk Webb. more »

Oct 7, 2011 12:00 AM Features

Emily Best

Reflections from a Momentum Intern

My four-and-a-half month internship, funded by the YMCA Post Secondary Eco-Internship Program, has come and gone way too fast. more »

Aug 15, 2011 10:37 AM Features

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Top 10 Bike Events in North America

From rides, to parades, trade shows and conferences, in North America, there are plenty of bike-friendly gatherings for you and your two wheels to attend year-round. more »

Aug 8, 2011 11:19 AM Features 1 Comments

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Toronto

For the uninitiated, cycling the busy streets of Toronto, Ontario, can seem daunting. more »

Aug 8, 2011 11:16 AM Features 1 Comments

Catching Montreal’s Joie de Vivre

Enthusiasm is contagious. And Montrealers have enthusiasm for cycling running through their veins. more »

Jul 25, 2011 2:27 PM Features

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BikeStyle: Shawn Drayton

Momentum Magazine asks New York City/ Maplewood, NJ, resident Shawn Drayton, an apparel designer and blogger with Blog.Osloh.com, What is Your BikeStyle? more »

Jul 14, 2011 6:05 PM BikeStyle

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The Big Idea - Stop and Stay Stopped

Every time a person in a car saw a person on a bike blow a red light, it made my already challenging job a little bit harder. more »

Jul 14, 2011 5:43 PM Features 8 Comments

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Books We Like

Long days, warm weather. Time to catch up on your book list, perhaps? more »

Jul 14, 2011 5:41 PM Features

Start of Tour de l'Ile.

Sarah Ripplinger

Tour of Montreal 2011

Biking is Montreal is more popular than you might expect, thanks to some key infrastructure developments and community support. more »

Jul 9, 2011 10:50 AM Momentum Blog 1 Comments

Anahi DeCanio

Miami Writer Wins Florida Society of Professional Journalists Award

Momentum is proud to announce that Dina Weinstein has won third place honors at the 2011 Florida Society of Professional Journalists Sunshine State Awards. more »

Jul 6, 2011 12:53 PM News

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Montréal Cycle Chic

On June 2, 2011, a new website, montrealcyclechic.com, was released as part of an initiative by Vélo Québec. more »

Jul 6, 2011 12:00 AM News

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2011 Sound To Mountains Bike Festival

The Pacific Northwest’s Music & Arts Celebration of the Bicycle. more »

Jul 6, 2011 12:00 AM News

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Cascade Designs

A Seattle, WA, company that has a large variety of Made in the US products. more »

Jun 28, 2011 11:47 AM Gear 1 Comments

Velo Citi

Get Your Tweed On

December 11, 2010 the most stylish of cyclists hit the road. more »

Jun 24, 2011 8:08 AM Features

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The Bicycle Film Festival Returns to New York

The Bicycle Film Festival is expecting 300,000 participants this year. more »

Jun 21, 2011 4:51 PM News