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Russ Roca

Portland Visitors' Guide

Portland boasts hundreds of miles of bike routes, over 70 on-street bike corrals, and business owners who go out of their way to accommodate patrons arriving on two wheels. more »

Feb 16, 2012 Cities (1 Comments)

Bike vs. Bike - Cycle Chic Debate

Does the cycle chic movement encourage more people, particularly women, to think of cycling as a viable form of transportation, rather than as a sport, or does it objectify women and make cycling seem exclusive? more »

Oct 17, 2011 , Bike vs Bike (31 Comments)

Photo by David Niddrie

Bike vs. Bike: The Idaho Stop Law

In the early 1980s, the small rural state of Idaho made it legal for bicycle riders to treat stop signs as yield signs. Was Idaho’s move an example of prescience or shortsightedness? more »

Jul 14, 2011 , Bike vs Bike (11 Comments)

photos by and Mark Emery

The Helmet Debate

Nothing has been more hotly debated or more polarizing than the debate about the merits of mandatory helmet laws. more »

May 24, 2011 Features (37 Comments)