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Issue 64

M64 Winter 2014 Cover

The Travel Issue! See how happy travelers are experiencing local culture by bike. We reveal the best of bike share, 5 fun city bike tours, bike-friendly hotels, and an insider's look at the ultimate cycling destination; Amsterdam. Also in this issue you'll discover how to ride all winter as we investigate how cities can support winter riding for everyone. Get an uncomplicated look at riding through your first winter and many more to come. Plus: 2014 Trend Report featuring new city bikes and gear, yoga for city riding, great gear for under $100, helping a child love biking, Youth Bike Summit, Detroit Bikes, and more.  

Photo by Susanna Grimes

Carry It On a Bike - Moving

Susanna Grimes of Victoria, BC, discovered that the hardest part of moving by bike was loading and unloading all of the stuff and not the actual transporting of it. more »

May 28, 2014 8:20 AM Features

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E-Bann Modern Retro II E-Bike

Modern meets retro on this American cruiser-inspired e-bike. more »

May 28, 2014 8:14 AM Bikes

Photo by Dominic Bartolini

Day Trip: Cape Cod

After a hot day riding along the Cape Cod peninsula, stop for a rest and enjoy the cool ocean breeze off of the Atlantic Ocean. more »

May 28, 2014 8:13 AM Features

Great Finds Under $100 – Winter 2014

Great gear finds to upgrade your city bike. more »

Feb 13, 2014 5:54 AM Accessories 1 Comments

Photo by Joe Montana

How To Choose the Right Handlebars

To find the right fit for my large 6’6” frame I had to try out everything, including different handlebar styles to see what worked best. more »

Feb 13, 2014 5:27 AM Accessories 2 Comments

Professional Style: Roger Petersen

Photo by Yvonne Bambrick

Professional Bike Style with Roger Petersen

Television anchor and report Roger Petersen shares his Professional Style with Momentum Mag. more »

Feb 3, 2014 8:49 AM BikeStyle

Ask the Advocate – Year-round Support

Jeff Miller answers: How can advocates get involved in helping cities identify the needs of cyclists throughout the winter? more »

Feb 3, 2014 8:44 AM Features

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Legal Brief - Get Better Coverage

Why every rider should care about what their auto and homeowner’s insurance policies can do for them. more »

Jan 23, 2014 7:35 AM Features 5 Comments

What's New For City Riding in 2014?

An explosion of bikes and accessories catered specifically for the urban market are coming to a shop near you. more »

Jan 23, 2014 7:30 AM Gear

Photo by Dmitry Gudkov

The Best of Bike Share

Skip the cab ride and travel like a local by hopping on a shared bicycle for short trips around these great bike share cities. more »

Jan 22, 2014 8:39 AM Features 1 Comments

Photo by Bruno Florin

Five Fun City Bike Tours

The fastest way to get acquainted with any city is on the saddle of a bike and in the company of a knowledgeable guide. Ride along on a relaxed bike tour and quickly uncover hidden gems, historical tidbits, and the best places to shop and dine. more »

Jan 22, 2014 8:32 AM Features 7 Comments

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How to Know How Bike-friendly Your Next Travel Destination Will Be

Handy references provide rankings that can help you identify great travel destinations for city cycling. more »

Jan 22, 2014 8:23 AM Features

Photo by Nathaniel Fink

Q+A with Bikeyface (a.k.a. Bekka Wright)

Artist Bekka Wright shares her BikeStyle. more »

Jan 13, 2014 2:19 PM BikeStyle

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Bicicapace: A Stylish and Compact Cargo Bike

This stylish and compact utility bike won the ISPO Brandnew Urban Award for 2013. more »

Jan 13, 2014 2:15 PM Bikes

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NTS Works 2x4 Electric Cargo Bike

The NTS Works 2x4 is designed to replace your car. more »

Jan 13, 2014 2:13 PM Bikes

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Electric Bike Share

With significant growth in both the bike share and e-bike markets, it was only a matter of time before the two technologies combined. more »

Jan 13, 2014 2:11 PM Bikes

Photo Courtesy of OHM Cycles

OHM Cycles E-Bike Gets a Boost From SRAM E-matic

Simplicity is the focus of SRAM’s E-matic pedal-assist hub. more »

Jan 13, 2014 2:08 PM Bikes

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Rivet & Sway Specs on Wheels

Specs on Wheels – a pop-up boutique, custom engineered to fit on a cargo bike, and cleverly designed to merchandise Rivet & Sway frames in Seattle, WA, beauty salons. more »

Jan 9, 2014 6:27 AM Bikes 1 Comments

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Bicycles At Hotels: The Latest Amenity

Custom city bikes are quickly becoming a must-have at hotels across North America. more »

Jan 9, 2014 6:24 AM Features 2 Comments

Photo by Myleen Hollero

Going Car-light With a Reluctant 7-year-old

There was just one problem with my family going car-light: My reluctant 7-year-old saw no reason to learn to ride a bike. more »

Jan 9, 2014 6:18 AM Families 4 Comments