Twenty cyclists. Beautiful weather. One flat tire.

Last weekend was the perfect weather to hit the roads of Dallas.…

A few tricks over the Memorial Bridge

Crossing the Memorial Bridge from West Springfield to Springfield can be intimidating for a cyclist who is not accustomed to riding assertively and can be confusing for a cyclist who is not familiar with the neighborhood. However, with the proper skills, it is easy and nothing to be afraid of. However, there are two tricky elements that you should know about.

Left turn onto New South Street from Route 9 in Northampton

Many cyclists, even highly experienced and conscientious ones, wait till the last minute before moving left in preparation for making a left turn. However, by making the move early, and by choosing the best point at which to make it, a cyclist can avoid unnecessary negotiations with other drivers, thus making their travels faster and easier.

Pioneers of Mobility

My very first time teaching CyclingSavvy was a class in Portland,…

Strong Towns interview with Chuck Marohn

On Friday, 09/07/2012, I took a trip to North Adams, MA to meet up with Chuck Marohn. I had corresponded with Chuck online for a while, but had not met him in person before. While there, I had the honor of being interviewed by him for the Strong Towns podcast.

Now Officially Introducing the Pioneer Valley Chapter

Well, it is now official. The Pioneer Valley (western Massachusetts)…

"It's Time We Truly Share The Road"

This was in my "In" box this morning: "Cycling Savvy is…
Shared lane markings on Victory Ave. (Dallas, TX)

Following Traffic Patterns, Not Paint

Why I am ignoring the new sharrows downtown (and why drivers…

Bridging Languages and Cultures

Imagine for a moment that you are driven from your home, your…

CyclingSavvy on the Outspoken Cyclist

I had the pleasure of chatting with Diane Lees about CyclingSavvy…