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Brian Bender
  • Male
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States
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  • Bill Gentry
  • Peter Taylor
  • Friends of the Cal-Sag Trail
  • Serge Lubomudrov
  • Duppie
  • Anne Alt

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Friends of the Major Taylor Trail meeting at Ridge Park fieldhouse

August 17, 2016 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Please join us for our monthly meeting to discuss planning and events for the year.   For those who aren't familiar with our group and what we do, we are a non-profit advocacy group working to improve and maintain the Major Taylor Trail and promote its use. We have an active working relationship with the Chicago Park District, Forest Preserve District of Cook County and other non-profits and government agencies. We organize volunteer workdays, bike rides and other events.We'd love to have your…See More
Aug 4
Brian Bender replied to Tim's discussion Threatening driver registry
"I have had motorists mouth off, sometimes with hostility. I note the license plate number, say XYZ 123. If it continues at the next stop light, I like to say "Let's both settle down now,  XYZ 123". Helps him imagine…"
Jun 6
Rich Ferrin is attending Brian Bender's event
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Graveyard Blues Tour at Blue Island Beer Co.

September 10, 2016 from 9:30am to 3pm
Saturday, September 10, 9:30 to 3PM, Blue IslandRide along with Friends of the Cal-Sag Trail as we explore the deep heritage of Chicago Blues interred along the Cal-Sag. Stand among the ghosts of Muddy Waters, Hound Dog Taylor, Willie Dixon, Jimmy Reed, and many others while you learn how Blues set the table for Rock & Roll.LIMITED TO 110 RIDERS!Pre-register $20; Day of—if available!—$24.We start at Blue Island Beer Co. and pedal on quiet streets to three historic cemeteries near the…See More
Jun 3
Rich Ferrin liked Brian Bender's event Graveyard Blues Tour
Jun 3
Bill Gentry commented on Brian Bender's event Graveyard Blues Tour
"Blues, Beer and Bikes!!! What's not to like???  Did it last year and it was great.  I learned a lot from the musicologist/bluesologist and now with a blues show to top it off...perfect!"
May 31
Bill Gentry is attending Brian Bender's event
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Graveyard Blues Tour at Blue Island Beer Co.

September 10, 2016 from 9:30am to 3pm
Saturday, September 10, 9:30 to 3PM, Blue IslandRide along with Friends of the Cal-Sag Trail as we explore the deep heritage of Chicago Blues interred along the Cal-Sag. Stand among the ghosts of Muddy Waters, Hound Dog Taylor, Willie Dixon, Jimmy Reed, and many others while you learn how Blues set the table for Rock & Roll.LIMITED TO 110 RIDERS!Pre-register $20; Day of—if available!—$24.We start at Blue Island Beer Co. and pedal on quiet streets to three historic cemeteries near the…See More
May 31
Brian Bender is attending The Chainlink Events's event
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Chicago Bike Week at Chicago

June 10, 2016 to June 17, 2016
Bike Commuter Challenge, June 10-17 Get your co-workers together and get riding! Compete against hundreds of other Chicagoland organizations for bike to work glory and great prizes! Schubas Bike Bash, June 11 On Saturday, June 11, from 12-4 p.m., you’re invited to enjoy food, libations and live music from the local band,…See More
May 19
Brian Bender is attending The Chainlink Events's event
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Chainlinkers: 30 Days of Biking in April at Where ever you can ride

April 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016
Following in the footsteps of Minneapolis, Minnesota, we have a big push to encourage "30 days of biking". It's a great way to kick-start your spring!Chainlinkers, we can do 30 Days of Biking in April too. Share your pics and show us how you managed to get on your bike - trainer, commute, social ride, weekend ride, etc. Creativity is good! :-)Pledge to ride your bike every day in April and share your adventures online, with the hashtag #30daysofbiking. Let's create a world where everyone bikes…See More
Mar 18

Profile Information

What I ride:
Hybrid
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Around Town, Distance, Social, Touring
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Information about biking in the vicinity.
About me:
Board member, Friends of the Calumet-Sag Trail.
Live in Morgan Park.
Work downtown in securities brokerage operations. Bicycle commuting since June 2012.
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://www.calsagtrail.org
My first bike:
Royce Union 3 speed, 20-inch, circa 1969.

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