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Do you ride all year long?

Enjoy winter riding with the help of these articles featuring tips, gear picks, interviews and firsthand experiences.

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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 Ask the Advocate

Winter Cycling Congress Heads to Winnipeg in February 2014

We spoke to Winter Cycling Congress conference director Anders Swanson about the premiere wintertime active transportation conference. more »

Jan 24, 2014 Features

Winter Cycling For Everyone by Anders Swanson

Anders Swanson explores the winter cycling capital of the world, Oulu, Finland, during the inaugural Winter Cycling Congress. more »

Jan 7, 2014 Videos

The Winter Cycling Capital of the World

The City of Oulu is the cycling capital of Finland and the winter cycling capital of the world. more »

Jan 7, 2014 Videos

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Preparing for the Winter Cycling Congress

Kathleen Wilker on how she prepared to present on winter cycling with children at the second international Winter Cycling Congress. more »

Feb 10, 2014 Families on Bikes

The Batavus BuB with a KMC Rust Buster Chain, half way through the winter and without a drop of lube.

Sean, BikeBike

Rust-free Winter Cycling in Calgary

A Calgary rider shares his story of glorious rust-free winter riding with a Batvus BuB bike, a zinc coated rust buster chain and his 7 year old son. more »

Jan 6, 2011 Families on Bikes (3 Comments)

Getting ready to hit the road on her daily commute.

Carrie Swiggum

Riding Through the Winter

Staying positive and upright on your bike in the winter can be a challenge, but it can be done. more »

Dec 1, 2010 Opinions