Civilized cycling comes to America! We reveal how a comfortable, upright riding position is right for North American transportation cycling. You'll discover what to look for when choosing a city bike as we give you the lowdown on the latest rides in shops now with 15 city bike reviews. Discover five cities changing gears by connecting transit and cycling as a cost-effective way to ease congested streets. Find out what's on the minds of top cycling experts at Velo-city Global 2012. And just in time for the Pro Walk/ Pro Bike conference, we profile host city Long Beach, CA and discover how innovative programs are demonstrating the benefits of bikes to local businesses. In our Goody Basket gear section we help you get ready for autumn riding with a look at dynamo lighting, fenders, grips and handlebars. Plus; celebrities riding bikes, fashion getting reflective, finding inspiration at the National Women's Bicycling Summit, funding bike projects on Kickstarter and more!