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Stolen Bike Registry - do this when your bike gets stolen

"With all the stolen bike posts lately (and no one thinking "I wonder if there's something under Useful Links for this."), I think it's wel…

Started by Lee DiamondLatest Reply

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What are you favorite social rides?

It's been a long time since I rode my bike. I am looking to restart riding this year by joining some social rides. What are your favorite…

Started by Amy Y

0 41 minutes ago

Music... headphones or bluetooth speaker?

Music... headphones or bluetooth speaker? I stopped wearing the right ear headphone.  Bluetooth speaker has been good. At stop lights, some…

Started by Ernesto Martinez-Ordaz

45 yesterday
Reply by Anne Alt

Bicycles as scrap metal!!!

Dear Friends, Every once in a while we have have load of aluminum cans, brass, copper and iron/steel that we bring to General Iron Industr…

Started by Nancy L. Fagin

13 yesterday
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England: Hyde Park Bicycling Film from 1896

Women and men on bikes in Hyde Park, which is one of London's largest parks and one of the Royal Parks, famous for its Speakers' Corner. ht…

Started by Gene Tenner

1 yesterday
Reply by Jim Reho

New Projects, Safety Concerns for Chicago Cyclists

As many Chicago cyclists are starting to shake off the winter cobwebs and get back on their bikes, WTTW takes a look at what they can expec…

Started by Gene Tenner

6 yesterday
Reply by Anne Alt

Bromptons & Ravinia

Hello Everyone!  I'll be attending a concert at Ravinia later this year and was wondering if anyone has ever attempted to bring in a Brompt…

Started by Jaik S.

1 yesterday
Reply by Alex Z


I don't use the lakepath for my commute, but I'm sure plenty on here do. Curious to hear how your commutes were affected on Day 1 of the c…

Started by Alex Z

18 on Thursday
Reply by Ernesto Martinez-Ordaz

No East/West Bike Lanes in the Loop?

Now that I am riding Divvy from Ogilvie to my office at Dearborn and Adams, it becomes apparent how few easy/west bike routes there are in…

Started by Skip Montanaro 14.5mi

13 on Thursday
Reply by Skip Montanaro 14.5mi

Bikeyface Safety Cardboard Cut-Outs

Last night I had a bunch of errands to run and in the course of ten miles of riding around the city, I saw pedestrians crossing with their…

Started by Yasmeen

1 on Tuesday
Reply by Yasmeen

More fender advice

Thanks, all, for all the great info regarding fenders and racks for my old Trek 520! I was able to buy the Tubus racks for a steal from bi…

Started by Kelly

2 on Tuesday
Reply by Kelly


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