Issue 50

M50 Cover Feature Story

Momentum celebrates its 50th issue! Spring 2011 features include a look back at fifty issues of Momentum and a look forward to the emerging bike lifestyle trend in North America. We will also take you on an Adventure through New York City, teach you how to plan for your next cycling vacation and give you the scoop on the top 10 cycling destinations in North America. Our regular departments include a style section showcasing day to night on a folding bike and our family section showcasing cycling with newborns and tips on throwing a bike birthday party. And don’t miss our spring product showcase to see the latest and greatest bikes and accessories for spring.

Happy Bike Birthday!

Teresa Delfin

Fausto's Bike Birthday Party

Teresa Delfin celebrates her son's third birthday with a bike-themed party -- inspired by Momentum and tweeked by young Fausto, the birthday boy, himself. more »

Jun 3, 2011 9:13 PM Families on Bikes

Lynette Chiang


The first bike-friendly business in NYC. more »

Apr 27, 2011 11:33 AM Features 1 Comments

Inbox - Issue 50 (March/ April 2011)

Web Inbox from March/ April 2011. more »

Apr 26, 2011 11:58 AM Features 1 Comments

David Niddrie

Morning to Night with a Folding Bike

Ready to Roll no matter where you have to go and what you have to do. more »

Apr 26, 2011 11:48 AM BikeStyle

Tania Lo

Bicycling With Newborns

Advice on bicycling with your baby. more »

Apr 21, 2011 8:54 AM Families 13 Comments

photo courtesy Adeline Adeline

Adeline Adeline: Bike Shop We Love

Adeline Adeline is the product of genuine love and strange coincidence. more »

Apr 19, 2011 6:52 PM Bike Shops

Myleen Hollero

Bike Style: Bryan Goebel

Interview with the editor of Streetsblog San Francisco more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:40 AM BikeStyle 4 Comments

Dan Goldwater

Build Your Own Wobble Bike

Learn to make your own wobble bike. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:39 AM Features

Bike vs. Bike - Conservatism and Cycling Policy

Is conservatism necessarily harmful to progressive cycling policy? more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:39 AM , Features 10 Comments

Jonathan Maus

The Big Idea (Issue 50)

How you should launch into getting bikeway facilities in your city. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:38 AM Features

Myleen Hollero

Ask the Advocate - Bicycle Parking

Apartments with no bicycle parking. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:38 AM Features 2 Comments

Bridget Fleming

Photo Project Captures New York's Best Side

Bridget Fleming's photo project, "Downtown From Behind." more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:37 AM Features

Bike loaded up and ready for touring.

Shawn Granton

How to Make Your Bike Tour a Success!

Bike Touring - it’s cheap, healthy and always an adventure. So, how do you prepare? more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:36 AM Features 2 Comments

Photo Courtesy Mission Bicycle Co

Their Mission: Build the Bike of Your Dreams

Zach Rosen and Matt Cheney created Mission Bicycle Company to liberate cyclists everywhere from the artistic confines of mass-produced bikes. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:35 AM Bike Shops 2 Comments

Photo Courtesy

Spring 2011 Product Showcase

March 2011 goody basket. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:33 AM Gear

Tim Engstrom

Best Cycling Destinations: North America

Top 10 most bikeable cities in North American. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:32 AM , Features 8 Comments

Tuffo – MuddyBuddy Review

A totally waterproof rain suit for your little one. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:31 AM Kids

Kathleen Wilker

Throw Your Own Bike-themed Birthday Party

Birthday parties are fun. Birthday parties with bikes are even more fun! more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:30 AM Families 2 Comments

A police officer tickets cyclists traveling against traffic along the one-way New Hampshire Avenue in Washington, DC, in the summer of 2008.

The Mistake of Ticketing Cyclists

A bicycle is not a motor vehicle. We cannot expect bicycle riders to behave exactly like motorists. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:22 AM Features 26 Comments

How to Buy a Bike: Five Tips from an Expert

Find out what bike is right for you. more »

Mar 31, 2011 11:22 AM Gear