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Bike Rides

PeopleForBikes is dedicated to making biking better for everyone, no matter where, how or why they ride. From sharing great rides nationwide through our Ride Spot platform, providing community grants that fund local bike projects across the U.S., to backing legislation and policies at all levels of government that help build and improve better, well-connected places to bike, our work is centered around making every bike ride easier, safer and more fun.

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Join the Challenge to Raise Money for Black History Bike Ride

March 3rd, 2021

AUSTIN, TEXAS (March 3, 2021) — On July 14, 2020, Talib Abdullahi set out to educate a few friends about Black history in Austin with a bike ride around the city. When he first shared his idea for the ride among a few friends on Instagram, Abdullahi never imagined that eventually more than 400 rider ...

Now is the time to show off you town's new bikeways.

Call For Submissions: America’s Best New Bikeways of 2020

November 16th, 2020

Cities are dynamic entities. If you look at photos from 100 years ago, most city streets would be unrecognizable. While preserving history is important, places and infrastructure require constant revision and revitalization to accommodate modern populations — working with the old to build the new. ...

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A Dozen Bucket List Rides for 2021

January 28th, 2020

We hope you’re gearing up to take some great rides in 2021. From oceanside coastal rides in the Pacific Northwest to gravel epics in Colorado to country road cruises in New York, we’ve compiled a list of 12 can’t-miss rides from 2020. Our new Ride Spot app will get you to each and guide you to great ...

Crested Butte, Colo., population 1,604, got the nation’s No. 5 score for cities under 100,000 in the new PlacesForBikes City Ratings.

America’s Five Best Small Cities for Biking

May 3rd, 2018

Could a bunch of the country’s best cities for biking be towns that most Americans have never heard of? ...

Show your bike some love on Valentines Day.

Show Your Bike Some Love

February 14th, 2018

Valentine’s Day isn’t everyone’s favorite. If you don’t have that special someone, you spend the whole day bombarded with lovey dovey imagery wherever you look. And if you’re lucky enough to be in a relationship, you’re under pressure to get the right gift or plan the perfect day. Our suggestion? Sk ...

Grand Junction Off-Road, Grand Junction, CO

To Elevate the Sport, Lower the Bar

January 25th, 2018

“We broker suffering.” That’s one way Todd Sadow describes Epic Rides, the company he founded to produce mountain biking events. Epic is now in its nineteenth year of sharing the joy, as well as the pain, of mountain biking. “We give people the chance to show up at a start line where they know they ...