Momentum Women Newsletter

Leah Shahum Talks Vision Zero

Melissa Balmer, Director of Women on Bikes California/, talks with Leah Shahum, who after 12 years is stepping down as Executive Director of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition. more »

Sep 30, 2014 8:29 AM Features

6 Handy Rear Bicycle Baskets

Rear baskets are a great way to comfortably carry bags, purses, groceries, and even pets. more »

Jul 24, 2014 9:07 AM Carry Stuff 1 Comments

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Women's Bike Summit in Kansas City

On May 10, 2014, BikeWalkKC hosted their first ever Women’s Bike Summit, an event that brought together women of all ages and backgrounds to celebrate bikes and being active. more »

Jun 26, 2014 6:51 AM Features

WE Bike NYC Carves Out a Place for Women in Biking

Liz Jose and WE Bike NYC are carving out a place for women in the bike world. more »

Jun 4, 2014 1:28 PM Features

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Yes, I Biked Tote by Bikeyface

Let the places you shop at know that bicycles bring business with this tote from Bikeyface. more »

Jun 3, 2014 1:29 PM Carry Stuff

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Can Everyday Bicycling Make You Happier?

Everyday cycling improves more than physical fitness – it also aids mental wellness! more »

May 30, 2014 11:13 AM Features

Love is a Vicious Cycle

From Cycle Chic to bicycle-based horror film with Kristin Tieche. more »

May 2, 2014 11:56 AM Features

Tanya Quick and Jenn Cash

Tanya Quick and Jenn Cash of Language Dept demonstrate why design matters to grow cycling. more »

May 2, 2014 11:42 AM Features

Sawako Furuno: Move to NYC Inspires New Helmet Designs

Sawako Furuno’s helmets are distinguished by their sportier version of equestrian style, their delicate patterns, and their materials, which include dressy black faux crocodile. more »

Apr 24, 2014 6:37 AM Features

Carry Stuff With Bike Belle Bags and Baskets

Polish bike boutique, Bike Belle, designs, makes, and sells designer bicycle accessories and specializes in bike baskets, handmade in Poland. more »

Apr 23, 2014 3:12 PM Carry Stuff

Apply for Women Bike Funding

One of the primary goals of the Women Bike program is to seed, support and spread the best campaigns and ideas that are getting more women on bikes. more »

Apr 23, 2014 2:47 PM Bike Advocacy Blog

Chicago’s Bike Shop Scene: Women Taking Charge

Chicago is no longer a man’s world – bike world, that is. In the span of a few weeks, two women-owned bike shops have opened in Chicago’s thriving bike community. more »

Apr 10, 2014 7:53 AM Features 1 Comments

Veronica O. Davis Civil Engineer and Black Women Bike DC Founder

Civil engineer and Black Women Bike DC founder, Veronica O. Davis, sets her sights on the position of US Secretary of Transportation. more »

Apr 10, 2014 7:40 AM Features 3 Comments

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Caz Nicklin's The Girls' Bicycle Handbook

A Q&A with the author of The Girls' Bicycle Handbook, Caz Nicklin. more »

Apr 10, 2014 7:04 AM BikeStyle

GiveLoveCycle – Lifestyle Bicycle Bags

Mari Chambers and Debra Zusin of GiveLoveCycle have developed bicycle bags that seamlessly fit into your daily life, from your bike to work. more »

Apr 10, 2014 6:43 AM Carry Stuff

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Nona Varnado

She calls herself a “conductor,” because she’s creating a symphony of cycling efforts that resonate with audiences who are not attuned to the benefits of bicycling. more »

Mar 27, 2014 7:38 AM Features

Women Take Center Stage at National Bike Summit

The National Women's Bicycling Forum at the 2014 National Bike Summit in Washington, DC, on Monday, March 3, 2014 was an inspiring success with 450+ registered participants and an amazing level of engagement. more »

Mar 27, 2014 7:36 AM Bike Advocacy Blog

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Bike Beautiful with Women's Bicycle Clothing Brand Iladora

Iladora's bike-focused clothing is durable, fashionable, performance ready, and something women can feel good in. more »

Mar 27, 2014 7:30 AM BikeStyle

Giro Launches Women's New Road Collection

Athletic performance, innovation, and style come together in Giro Sport Design’s New Road collection for women. more »

Mar 27, 2014 7:18 AM BikeStyle