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Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Seminars in 2014
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I am delighted to announce that a League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructor Seminar is scheduled at the UIC Campus, Halsted St. and Taylor St., Chicago, IL, for August 22-24, 2014.  A survey…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Larry Mysz Mar 6.

Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
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This is a survey to determine if there is sufficient interest to hold a League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar) in or near Chicago between now and the…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chicago Ride of Silence Oct 7, 2013.

Scientists confirm - riding a bike has extraordinary effects on our brain chemistry
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article in The Independent "Scientists are confirming what most cyclists instinctively know -- that riding a bike has extraordinary effects on our brain chemistry" …Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mark Potts Dec 21, 2012.

Cuts in House Bill Reverses Decades of Progress on Bike/Ped
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Below is today's action call from the League of American Bicyclists.  The Transportation bill is out of committee looking worse than expected.    Please contact your US House Representative and ask…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Eric R Feb 9, 2012.

 

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Folks On Spokes Easter Ride at Park Forest Village Hall

April 29, 2012 from 7:30am to 3:30pm
Welcome to 31st annual Easter RideSunday, April 29, 2012 The 31st annual Easter Ride, a one day bicycle tour sponsored by the Folks on Spokes bicycle club, will be held on Sunday, April 29, 2012 Please note the new starting location:Park Forest Village Hall, 350 Victory Drive, Park Forest, ILSince 1982 the Easter Ride has continually grown in popularity. It was listed as the Best Biking in America in Bicycling Magazine’s April 1999 issue, and it has just gotten better each year. Drawing…See More
Mar 30
Larry Mysz replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Seminars in 2014
"Hi Julie, Yes.  It would be a great help if those interested would take the survey.  It will help determine if more seminars are wanted.  A seminar needs at least 8 but can't have more than 16 (or sometimes 12) …"
Mar 6
Julie Hochstadter replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Seminars in 2014
"Larry I'm so excited about the class being in Chicago!  Are we supposed to fill out the survey for you to determine if you will offer more classes in 2014 in Chicago?  "
Mar 6
Larry Mysz posted a discussion

Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Seminars in 2014

I am delighted to announce that a League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructor Seminar is scheduled at the UIC Campus, Halsted St. and Taylor St., Chicago, IL, for August 22-24, 2014.  A survey has been posted to determine if there is sufficient interest to hold an additional LCI Seminar in or near Chicago in 2014, and to assess possible attendance on a few dates at a few locations.   Please take the survey if you wish to attend a LCI Seminar in 2014, or if you represent an advocacy…See More
Mar 6
Larry Mysz replied to Laura's discussion Turned away at Walgreens Drive-thru Pharmacy
"Both my bank and credit union in Chicago Heights serve bicyclists at drive up windows. A bank in Urbana has a big Bikes May Use Lane sign over one of their drive up lanes.  "
Jan 7
Larry Mysz replied to David Altenburg's discussion Netherlands/Belgium bike vacation - rent there or bring our own?
"Forgot to mention: Another con to bringing your own bikes is the possibility of having them stolen while you stop to eat at a restaurant or tour museum."
Jan 7
Larry Mysz replied to David Altenburg's discussion Netherlands/Belgium bike vacation - rent there or bring our own?
"My wife and I did a bike 'n' boat on the Danube R. from Passau, Germany to Budapest, Hungary in Sept.  We used your options 1 and 2, renting tour company bikes for the week on the boat, then renting bikes locally as we…"
Jan 7
Larry Mysz replied to Skip Montanaro 12mi's discussion More Bike Tax Lunacy?
"ActiveTrans stands firmly against taxing bicycles.  See the  11/04/2013 blog post by Jim Merrill:  http://activetrans.org/blog/jmerrell/petition-keep-biking-free-oppose-bike-registration-fee "
Jan 1
Chicago Ride of Silence replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"Just bumping this discussion up. The LCI seminar is ON for this fall... taking place Nov 8 - 10. A Traffic Skills 101 class in the city is scheduled for this upcoming Saturday, Oct 12…"
Oct 7, 2013
Bob Kastigar replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Amtrak Bike Blackout - Springfield to St. Louis - May 1-10 and May 16-25 in the group Chainlink Tourers
"The saga continue! I'd planned a trip to Springfield from Chicago and found out the earliest I could take a bike was on Monday, 9/23/13 - the previous week was closed to bike carry on, no doubt because the buses wouldn't take bikes. (Why…"
Sep 21, 2013
Sarah D. replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"Wish I could do this but I'm unable to do the Traffic skills classes due to my crazy schedule. Thank you all for doing this, in general, and setting these up now. I will have to catch it next year!"
Sep 18, 2013
E A replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"To all who expressed interest in attending the November 8, 9, 10 League Cycling Instructor Seminar in Chicago, You must register for the LCI Seminar before October 11. Traffic Skills 101 is a prerequisite for the LCI Seminar.   Traffic…"
Sep 18, 2013
E A replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"There is going to be a TS101 class in the city on Saturday, October 12 : http://www.thechainlink.org/events/traffic-skills-101-on-bike-portion-only"
Sep 17, 2013
Sarah D. replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"I'm in for the TS 101 if there's one in the city. I'll fill out the survey. Saturdays best for me...ahem, Chainlink LCIs!"
Aug 22, 2013
Larry Mysz replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"Duppie,   Dave's class in EGV will be the on-bike session only.   I won't know for sure where additional TS 101 classes will be held until the survey results are in next week.   I'd like to see one in the…"
Aug 22, 2013
Lisa Curcio 4.1 mi replied to Larry Mysz's discussion Scheduling a Chicago Area League Cycling Instructor Certification Seminar (LCI Seminar)
"May I add that there are a few Chainlinkers who are LCIs (besides Larry)."
Aug 22, 2013

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What I ride:
Road, Hybrid
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, My job involves biking, My business involves biking, Other
About me:
Surly LHT, Giant Cypress
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://ChicagoBicycle.org

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