Sarah Ripplinger

Photo courtesy of Practical Cycle

Bike Shop: Practical Cycle

Electric bikes are the cornerstone of Practical Cycle, enabling them to appeal to a much broader market. more »

Aug 1, 2012 12:00 AM Bike Shops

Photo by Dave Bryson

Beaches are Meant for Cruising

There’s nothing quite like pedaling along the beach with a light breeze and fresh air to cool you down in the summer. more »

Jul 20, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Courtesy of Howie Cohen’s EVERYTHING BICYCLES Collection

The Man Behind the E.T. Bike

Imagine seeing your bike included in one of the most memorable moments in one of the most successful films of all-time. Howie Cohen has had that experience. more »

Jul 1, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Courtesy Trevor Block

Bike Makeover - Lawyer David Hay

Momentum Mag gave lawyer David Hay a bicycle makeover that complements his office-ready wardrobe. more »

Jun 12, 2012 8:44 AM BikeStyle

Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Sticks, Carrots and Tambourines

Andreas Rohl, the City of Copenhagen’s bicycle program manager, will be speaking at a Simon Fraser University City Program Lecture on June 4, 2012. more »

Jun 4, 2012 12:10 PM Bike Advocacy Blog

An RCMP helps a child appropriately snap on a helmet.

Photo courtesy of Tammy Ozero

Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Charter for Young Bicyclists

Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson and ECF president Manfred Neun will be among the expected signatories of the Charter of Vancouver on Children and Cycling on June 29, 2012, during the Velo-city Global 2012 conference in Vancouver, BC. more »

May 29, 2012 4:41 PM Bike Advocacy Blog

Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Q & A with Delegate Lisa Slakov

Lisa Slakov is a member of the organizing committee for Velo-Talk, the Vancouver/ UBC chair of Hub and a soon-to-be delegate of the upcoming Velo-city Global conference in Vancouver, BC. more »

May 25, 2012 10:25 AM Bike Advocacy Blog

Kenny Louie

Velo-City Global 2012 Mayoral Interviews

Among the speakers at the conference are Vancouver mayor Gregor Robertson and technical and environmental mayor of Copenhagen Ayfer Baykal, who both kindly answered our questions. more »

May 23, 2012 10:13 AM Features

Courtesy Ursula Bach

Velo-city Global 2012 Interview - Technical and Environmental Mayor of Copenhagen Ayfer Baykal

Sarah Ripplinger speaks to Technical and Environmental Mayor of Copenhagen Ayfer Baykal prior to Velo-city Global 2012. more »

May 23, 2012 10:10 AM Features

Courtesy David Niddrie

Velo-city Global 2012 Interview - Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson

Sarah Ripplinger interviews Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson prior to Velo-city Global 2012. more »

May 23, 2012 10:05 AM Features

Countdown to Velo-city 2012: A Word with Conference Director Richard Campbell

We find out what goes into organizing a global cycling policy conference, and why Vancouver was chosen as the host city instead of another North American location. more »

May 18, 2012 4:30 PM Bike Advocacy Blog

Stan Engelbrecht & Nic Grobler

Bicycle Portraits from South Africa

Three volumes of portraits are the final products of a two-year effort led by Stan Engelbrecht and Nic Grobler. more »

May 16, 2012 5:55 AM Features

How To Get Your Bike Summer Ready With This Tune-up Checklist

Before you take to the streets or trails, use this summer bike tune-up checklist to avoid unwanted bike maintenance problems. more »

May 15, 2012 5:57 AM Gear

EPIC Vancouver 2012.


Momentum Mag at EPIC 2012 Vancouver

Momentum will be at the EPIC Sustainable Living Expo tomorrow at the Vancouver Convention Centre West May 11-13. more »

May 11, 2012 12:29 PM Momentum Blog

Jason Van Horn

Bike Shop - Huckleberry Bicycles in San Francisco

A new bicycle shop in San Francisco has a wide line of apparel and knows how to cater to women customers. more »

May 10, 2012 10:41 AM Bike Shops

The procession wound through a greenway created when Copenhagen was able to buy an abandoned single-track rail line. I was told the entire track runs 15 km.

Michael Alexander

Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Highlights from Velo-city Global 2010

In 2010, Momentum had our very own on-the-ground reporter cover the conference and events. This year’s conference will be no exception. more »

May 3, 2012 7:05 PM Bike Advocacy Blog


Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Velo Village

In the lead-up to the Velo-city Global conference, delegates can also participate in Velo Village on Salt Spring Island between June 21 and 23. more »

Apr 26, 2012 4:33 PM Bike Advocacy Blog

City of Copenhagen technical and environmental mayor, Ayfer Baykal.

Countdown to Velo-city 2012: Program Released and Ayfer Baykal Q and A

Technical and environmental mayor of Copenhagen, Ayfer Baykal shares her passion for how cycling policy and policymakers will help to shape cities of the future. Plus, find a link to the conference program overview. more »

Apr 18, 2012 11:06 AM Bike Advocacy Blog

Countdown to Velo-city 2012 - Early Bird Rates Extended

The early bird rates for the upcoming bicycle planning conference have been extended. more »

Apr 11, 2012 12:22 PM Bike Advocacy Blog 2 Comments

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson

Countdown to Velo-city 2012 - Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson

I recently spoke with Mayor Robertson about the upcoming conference. Here’s a bit from that interview that will also be featured in the May/ June 2012 issue of Momentum. more »

Mar 28, 2012 5:14 PM Bike Advocacy Blog 9 Comments