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Brianne W
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  • Chicago, IL
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Fundraiser for Public Bike Fix-It Station in River North!

Groupon's internal cycling group, the Bicycollective, is raising money to install a PUBLIC bike fix-it station (bike pump, tools, stand) at the corner of Larrabee and Kingsbury in River North.Bike…Continue

Tags: bike work station, Groupon, River North

Started May 2, 2014

 

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Brianne W updated their profile
Nov 2, 2018
Brianne W replied to Ryan L's discussion 2 Schwinn Bikes for sale: '77 Deluxe Twinn (MINT): '71 19" Breeze
"Ryan, would you be interested in renting/lending the bike for a day or weekend in July (if it's not sold by then)? I recently made a new friend who is very visually impaired. She hasn't been on a bike since she was really little (that…"
May 31, 2016
Katie and Brianne W are now friends
Jun 15, 2015
Brianne W posted a discussion

Fundraiser for Public Bike Fix-It Station in River North!

Groupon's internal cycling group, the Bicycollective, is raising money to install a PUBLIC bike fix-it station (bike pump, tools, stand) at the corner of Larrabee and Kingsbury in River North.Bike work station: http://www.bikefixtation.com/products/public-work-standBike pump:…See More
May 2, 2014
Brianne W replied to Christine (5.0)'s discussion Anybody want to split an order of women's cycling jeans?
"Oh, yes! I should've mentioned that! The crotch is gusseted and has a bit of padding as well. I have not experienced any chafing from wearing these jeans (whereas I immediately regret riding in other jeans)."
Nov 9, 2013
Brianne W replied to Christine (5.0)'s discussion Anybody want to split an order of women's cycling jeans?
"Have you all seen the Novara Carrboro denim bike pants from REI? They're basically jeans but are stretchy and have articulated knees and reflective tape on the back pocks and around the cuffs. I have two pairs of them and LOVE THEM.…"
Nov 8, 2013
Brianne W and Melissa are now friends
May 15, 2013
Brianne W might attend Kristine Schumann's event
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Christian Vande Velde Appearance at The Garmin Store

October 11, 2012 from 5pm to 7pm
Join us for a special evening with Team Garmin's Christian Vande Velde & Tyler Farrar.  You can pick-up a limited edition Team Garmin poster!  Also, buy a Garmin Edge between Oct. 1 - 14 and get Racing Through the Dark by David Millar FREE.  Q&A Session begins at 5:00.  Autographs from 5:30-7 p.m.See More
Oct 5, 2012
Brianne W might attend David of the North (David606xx)'s event
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Perimeter Ride 11--2012 at Buckingham Fountain

September 29, 2012 to September 30, 2012
Organized 11 years ago by the venerable John Greenfield, this beloved annual ride takes an moderate pace for a 100 mile route around the edge of our beautiful city.  An excellent first "Century" ride with it's many CTA bail-out options for peace of mind, this ride is perfect for those who think they might, but aren't sure yet that they can handle a full 100 miles in a day.  (Spoiler Alert--Turns out, you totally can!)John is stepping aside this year to work on other rides, so some of us that…See More
Sep 28, 2012
Brianne W joined igz's group
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Pitching a Tent

this is a group for lovers of the great outdoors and sleeping under the stars, and of course, bicycling to our camping destinations. and the group needs a better nameSee More
May 27, 2012
Brianne W commented on h' Zerocats's group Bike-Friendly Housing
"Hi! I'm looking for either a 1-bedroom apartment or a friendly roommate to search for a place together by July 1. My budget is at most $700 a month for my share (before utilities), and I'd like to be somewhere on or near the blue line. If…"
May 27, 2012
Brianne W is attending Katie Leisner's event
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Chicago Bike Swap at Pulaski Park Field House

March 3, 2012 from 10am to 5pm
Spend your Saturday with hundreds of other cyclists from across Chicagoland at the Chicago Bike Swap!Shop for parts for your bikes, great gear or stop by our bike corral, to get a new bike or “swap” your old one (for $5/bike)!  We’ll also have great informative presentations, bike games, delicious lunch for sale and hot coffee.Admission is $5 at the door for Active Trans members, $10 for non-members.  No need to purchase tickets in…See More
Feb 21, 2012
Brianne W and Meghanne are now friends
Sep 2, 2011
Brianne W might attend Julie Aberhoch's event
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Chainlink Bar Night at Revolution Brewery at Revolution Brewery

September 15, 2011 from 6pm to 10pm
Come out and meet fellow chainlinkers and talk bikes! We'll be meeting in the upstairs community room at Revolution Brewery, a local favorite on the Chicago Brewery scene! Chainlink Bar Night happens every 3rd Thursday of the month.See More
Sep 2, 2011
Brianne W might attend Bridget Mitchell's event
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Bike-In Movie for West Town Bikes! at Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park - Chicago

August 30, 2011 from 6pm to 10pm
UPDATE: Due to rain, we have to postpone this event until next Tuesday, 8/30.  All times will remain the same.  We hope to see everyone there!  Please email us with mw.kbs.marketing@wholefoods.com.  Join us for a movie on the rooftop on Tuesday, 8/23, to benefit West Town Bikes!  New Belgium is helping us throw this party, and will be raffling off a special cruiser for the folks in attendance.  We'll kick things off with a reception at the…See More
Aug 26, 2011
Brianne W updated their profile photo
Jun 4, 2011

Profile Information

What I ride:
Road
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Around Town, Distance
What brings you to The Chainlink?
I like bicycles!
About me:
I moved to Chicago for a job at the very end of December 2010, so I haven't been here too long.

As for cycling, I prefer to ride long distances (though I don't have a touring bicycle). The rides I've done:

*Providence, RI, to Seattle, WA, summer 2007, with Bike & Build, an organization that raises money and awareness for affordable housing organizations (http://www.bikeandbuild.org)
blog: http://eatsleepbikeandbuild.blogspot.com

*New York City, NY, to Los Angeles, CA, summer 2009, with the 42Ride, a ride sponsored by 42 Below vodka
blog: http://eatsleep42ride.wordpress.com

*Seattle to Portland, summer 2010

*Richmond, VA, to Philadelphia, PA, summer 2011, on Bike & Build Capital Ride, the same organization I rode with in 2007, which raises money and awareness for affordable housing organizations (http://www.capitalride.org)
blog: http://eatsleepcapitalride.wordpress.com
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://eatsleepcapitalride.wordpress.com

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