Bike Curious

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Seniors Discover a Bicycle Life

Bicycling around the country was a dream Jim and I shared. We asked ourselves, “Was now the time for us to realize our dream? Could we afford to retire and travel for an indeterminate amount of time by living with less?” more »

Dec 18, 2013 8:29 AM Features 2 Comments

Photo courtesy of Dmitry Gudkov

The First Ride Toward a Bicycle Lifestyle

Savona Bailey-McClain became an advocate for cycling even before she learned to ride a bike. more »

Sep 23, 2013 6:10 AM Features

How to Shop by Bike

When it comes to shopping by bicycle, you’ll have greater success with the right accessories. more »

Jul 8, 2013 6:32 AM Features 15 Comments

Janine Pham

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How to Learn to Ride a Bike as an Adult

Janine Pham has always wanted to ride a bike. After 23 years, Pham's determination paid off as she finally learned how to ride a bike with her sister and best friend at her side. more »

May 24, 2013 7:42 AM Features

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How to Start a Bike-Based Business

Bicycles and good food can be found rolling hand in hand everywhere you look, and that’s why Elizabeth Callahan decided to leave her comfortable office job to bring the two a little closer together with Lilly's Lunches. more »

Mar 25, 2013 12:00 AM Features

How to Get Back on Your Bike as an Adult

How getting back on a bicycle helped one woman connect with neighbors, save time and money, improve her health, and regain a joyous pastime. more »

Jan 30, 2013 7:57 AM Features 3 Comments

Photo by Genevieve Walker

How to Go From Bike Curious to the Bike Lanes: One New Yorker's Journey

For one young Manhattanite the happy leap from bike curious to the bike lane reveals a blueprint for how others can embrace the joys of cycling. more »

Oct 9, 2012 5:23 AM Features

Illustrated by Jana Kinsman

How to Maintain Your Chain (it's Not Such a Pain)

Basic chain care is worth the effort, surprisingly simple and neither time- nor money-consuming. And a little work goes a long way towards improving your chain’s lifespan and performance. more »

Jul 16, 2012 12:00 AM Features 1 Comments

The Right and Wrong Ways to Lock Your Bike

Before you lock up your bike, be sure you're doing it right - riding home without a seat is embarrassing, riding home without a wheel is impossible. more »

Sep 30, 2011 11:37 AM Features 26 Comments