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Bike Equity Today and the "Invisible Cyclist"

A new report by the League, “The New Majority: Pedaling Toward Equity” helps to illustrate the existing diversity and present ideas to move toward bike equity. more »

Nov 3, 2014 11:24 AM Features

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Women's Cycling Jeans

No longer just for the boys, a growing number of women's cycling jeans are pedal-ready and available in a variety of cuts, colors, and styles. more »

Oct 7, 2014 12:01 PM BikeStyle 5 Comments

Leah Shahum Talks Vision Zero

Melissa Balmer, Director of Women on Bikes California/ PedalLove.org, 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

Penny In Yo Pants – A Skirts and Bikes Solution

Penny in Yo' Pants is an easy solution to making your skirt more bikeable. more »

Jul 4, 2014 8:26 AM Videos

Photo by Hal Bergman

Giro New Road Women's Collection Review

Momentum Mag reviews Giro's New Road Women's Collection more »

Jun 27, 2014 12:00 AM BikeStyle

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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

The Next Great Biking Cities

How these 5 cities are excelling at getting more people on bikes. more »

Jun 16, 2014 2:25 PM Features 2 Comments

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

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

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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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

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#WomenTalkBikes

The Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition presents "Women Talk Bikes" on KPFK's Bike Talk. Join the conversation before the show. more »

Feb 4, 2014 8:08 AM Momentum Blog

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Pedal Love by Women on Bikes in California

Women on Bikes SoCal is blooming into the Women on Bikes California initiative under the California Bike Coalition with a new and beautiful website called, Pedal Love. more »

Dec 2, 2013 8:48 AM Features

Why Women Ride – A Women Bike Infographic

Winners of the League of American Bicyclists Women Bike infographic contest highlight why women ride bikes. more »

Nov 26, 2013 1:24 PM Features 1 Comments

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Good Read: The Girl's Guide to Life on Two Wheels: A Handbook for the Chic Cyclist

Ample full-color photographs and an attractive design will draw readers to Cathy Bussey’s guide to cycling for looks-conscious women. more »

Nov 19, 2013 1:03 PM Features

10 Myths About Women and Cycling

In conjunction with the League of American Bicyclists Women Bike program, Momentum Mag has put together an infographic that highlights 10 common myths about women cycling. more »

Oct 1, 2013 12:12 PM Features 1 Comments

Dunsmuir Street separated bike lanes in September, 2010.

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Record-Breaking Bike Commuter Turnout Prompts Call to Action In Vancouver

Bike commuters prevailed over Vancouver, BC's, spring showers in record-breaking numbers to make this spring's Bike to Work & School Week a huge success. more »

Jun 11, 2013 8:46 AM Bike Advocacy Blog