Mountain biker who broke spine in four places drops $273000 lawsuit against … – OregonLive.com


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Mountain biker who broke spine in four places drops $273000 lawsuit against ...
OregonLive.com
A Portland-area woman who broke her spine in four places while riding her mountain bike over a fallen tree on a Hood River race course has dropped a $273,000 lawsuit against the race's organizers. The reason Lisa Belair decided to drop her suit against ...

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Annual fundraiser for Redwood Empire Lions Club – Ukiah Daily Journal


Annual fundraiser for Redwood Empire Lions Club
Ukiah Daily Journal
Sixty children received bikes throughout the Ukiah Valley Christmas Effort this past year because Redwood Empire Lions Club saw the need and decided to fill it with a bicycle drive. Bikes that did not make the gift-giving cut will be refurbished and ...

NYC High School Students Aim to Make Their Mark at Youth Bike Summit – Streetsblog New York (blog)


NYC High School Students Aim to Make Their Mark at Youth Bike Summit
Streetsblog New York (blog)
Bicycle clubs at El Puente Academy for Peace and Justice in Williamsburg and International High School at Union Square are working to send a delegation of students to Seattle. At the summit, El Puente's students will present findings from a survey of ...

Can a Bike Messenger Beat a Taxi thru Chicago? – Red Bull


Can a Bike Messenger Beat a Taxi thru Chicago?
Red Bull
With a couple clicks of a taxi-summoning phone app, the competition was set. "It's the middle of the afternoon, pre-rush hour traffic," Cabrera said, "Can I get downtown faster than a cab?" The race: Across Chicago proper – start at Willis Tower ...

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Inner Loop East opens door to further development – Rochester Business Journal


Inner Loop East opens door to further development
Rochester Business Journal
... a bicycle lane and green spaces. Large amounts of prime real estate will become available, all within walking distance of large downtown employers, local attractions like the Strong, and the clubs, restaurants and other amenities of Rochester's ...

Tapping new markets, growing participation key challenges for multisport industry – Bicycle Retailer


Tapping new markets, growing participation key challenges for multisport industry
Bicycle Retailer
And by hosting indoor triathlons and other women's events, the two organizations hope to attract more women to the sport. "The two most cited barriers to entry into triathlon for women are the open water swim and the cost of buying a bike," said Kimo ...

Karl Ryan files for city commission – Salina Journal


Salina Journal

Karl Ryan files for city commission
Salina Journal
“My business and my family have taken up that responsibility by being involved in everything in Salina: our churches, our civic and fraternal clubs, our local government for three generations,” he said. “I feel like it is my turn to offer my services ...

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  • Bicyclist killed Sunday was 62-year-old Las Vegas resident - MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV
    MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNVBicyclist killed Sunday was 62-year-old Las Vegas residentMyNews3 Las Vegas KSNVLAS VEGAS (KSNV My News 3) -- A bicyclist killed early Sunday on the northeast side of the valley has been identified as a 62-year-old Las Vegas resident. William James McCarley, 62, died shortly after he was hit by a car about 8:30 a.m. on North Lamb ...
  • Sunnyvale: Bicyclist hit and killed on Highway 85 was drunk, CHP says - San Jose Mercury News
    NBC Bay AreaSunnyvale: Bicyclist hit and killed on Highway 85 was drunk, CHP saysSan Jose Mercury NewsSUNNYVALE -- A 24-year-old man from Merced was under the influence of alcohol when he was hit and killed while riding a bicycle on Highway 85 last weekend, according to the California Highway Patrol. The deadly collision was reported about 2:30 a.m. ...Bicyc […]
  • The Quiet Man speaks - velonews.competitor.com
    velonews.competitor.comThe Quiet Man speaksvelonews.competitor.comThe years since have transformed him, and he is more confident in every respect: in his demeanor, in his body language, and — most importantly — in the flair with which he races his bike. Though still a man of few words, there is no longer any ...
  • Richmond to Revamp Kanawha Plaza Ahead of This Fall's Big Bike Race - WRIC
    Richmond to Revamp Kanawha Plaza Ahead of This Fall's Big Bike RaceWRICKanawha Plaza was built int he 1970s. Today, the cracks and dust are proof of its age. “We could see from the pictures of the plaza today, it's not been kept up,” Richmond City Council member Kathy Graziano told 8News reporter Ava-Joye Burnett. “It is ...and more »
  • Check out night mountain bike race at Icycle - Asheville Citizen-Times
    Asheville Citizen-TimesCheck out night mountain bike race at IcycleAsheville Citizen-TimesIf you're looking for one of Western North Carolina's more extreme outdoor events, head west to Fontana Village this weekend for the Icycle Cross Country and Night Downhill Mountain Bike Races. True to its name, this is a race that goes on rain, snow ...
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