bike commuting

The Best Community in America for Bike Commuting

Now, in a new report from the League of American Bicyclists, Where We Ride: An Analysis of Bicycling in American Cities, we're getting a more detailed look at the bicycle commuters throughout the nation as well as insight into several broad trends. more »

Nov 19, 2013 8:23 AM Features

David Rice

How to Take Your Bike on Transit

Here are a few tips to help make your multi-modal commute, by bike and transit, a hassle-free experience. more »

Sep 25, 2012 12:00 AM Features

The Bike Month Fashion Project

Throughout Bike Month 2012 Jess Mathews chronicled every outfit she biked in. Her goal; to demonstrate that one shouldn’t feel the need to wear one outfit while riding and then change into another when you’re finished more »

Jun 12, 2012 8:34 AM Features 10 Comments

Sweetpea Bicycles Introduces The Farmers Market

The Farmers Market from Sweetpea Bicycles is an honest bike that can be a daily commuter that can effortlessly handle a trip to the grocery store on the way home. more »

Jun 4, 2012 12:13 PM Videos

A GOOD Reminder: Share the Road

GOOD reminds us all to calm down and share the road. more »

May 23, 2012 10:29 AM Videos

Brooke Appler

How to Bike to Work and Enjoy It

Many would-be cyclists are concerned that lots of spandex clothing and expensive gear are needed to bike to work. Not so! Here's how to start bicycle commuting. more »

May 14, 2012 7:05 AM Features 24 Comments

Brooke Appler

Top 10 Tips for First-Time Bicycle Commuters

Momentum Mag's top 10 tips for first-time bicycle commuters. more »

May 14, 2012 7:04 AM Features

Switch Studio

The Big Idea - Clueless or Rude?

Mia Birk asks why drivers can be more impatient with cyclists than other drivers. more »

Nov 15, 2011 12:00 AM Features 6 Comments

Having fun on a bike.

Tegan Owens

How I Became an Urban Cyclist

Momentum Photo Intern Tegan Owens, shares her story on going from Calgary rural rider to Vancouver urban cyclist. more »

Oct 26, 2011 12:00 AM Momentum Blog 3 Comments

"I often ride in heels and work wear, and have been told I am an inspiration to others for my fashion and fearlessness!" Jenny Kessler, Cincinnati, OH

Photo by Nicholas Thomas

You Go, Girl!

If you're considering giving cycling a try for the first time since childhood - or ever - these tips will help you get rolling. more »

Sep 8, 2011 4:42 PM Features 1 Comments

Supporting Agents of Change for Lifestyle Cycling

Tania Lo and Mia Kohout, publishers of Momentum Magazine, reflect on the changes in the bike industry since their start with the magazine in 2007. more »

Sep 8, 2011 4:37 PM , Features

Switch Studio

The Big Idea - Are You a Real Cyclist?

Mia Birk tells us what she thinks a real cyclist is. more »

Sep 7, 2011 10:59 AM Features 35 Comments

UBC's "Bikeability Index"

A study is underway at UBC examines the "bikeability" of Metro Vancouver municipalities. This research aims to give urban planners a tool to design more bike-friendly cities and make it easier for cyclists to commute through the Lower Mainland. more »

Aug 17, 2011 4:11 PM News

Goody Basket: 2011 Special Edition Gear Guide

A product showcase of the latest and greatest bikes and accessories for smart living by bike. more »

May 17, 2011 4:00 PM Gear 1 Comments

The official silver chain.  Bling to brag about!

Mississippi Mills

Mississippi Mills' Silver Chain Challenge

As part of his small town's bicycle month celebrations, Jeff Mills wanted to increase bicycle riding in Mississippi Mills by tracking kilometres cycled. Schools and municipalities across the region have taken up his challenge. more »

May 16, 2011 8:52 PM Families on Bikes

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How to Ride on the Road

No matter your cycling skill-level, a prescribed mixture of safety-consciousness road knowledge and a few drops of common sense are enough to cure even the worst case of “Unridden Bike Syndrome.” more »

May 1, 2011 10:36 AM Features 4 Comments

Kory Northrop

New Map of America's Bike Habits

University of Oregon student Kory Northrop has put together a graphic showing just how many Americans bike their way to work. more »

Mar 15, 2011 5:05 PM News

Efficiency for your Urban Ride

A webisode by Laura J. Lukitsch of Mind the Gap Productions about how to improve your efficiency on your urban bike commute. more »

Jan 11, 2011 12:00 AM Gear 1 Comments

Carry it on a Bike - M37

Advice on how to transport something not usually carried on a bike. more »

Jan 1, 2009 12:00 AM , , Gear

How to Tame Motorists & Restrict Car Use Cycling For Everyone – Part 3

Cycling in North American cities will never reach its full potential until politically difficult “stick” policies are implemented to complement the “carrot” policies. more »

Jan 1, 2009 12:00 AM Features