San Francisco’s Bay to Breakers is an iconic foot race that residents and visitors alike participate in year after year. The 2016 race takes place on Sunday, May 15, 2016. While some are in it for the seriousness of the run, many are in for the fun and hilarity that ensues each year. The Zappos.com Bay to Breakers is a race built by the people. Since 1912, over 1.8 million costumed runners, walkers and centipedes have completed the legendary 12K journey from the San Francisco Bay to the breakers on Ocean Beach.
The race runs west from the heart of downtown San Francisco, through the city and finishes at the Great Highway along the Pacific Coast’s Ocean Beach. Participants [...]
On Sunday, May 25, 2014, enjoy the sunrise on Chicago’s Lake Shore Drive—car free! It’s one of the most unique bike rides you’ll take all year.
Whether you’re new to biking or more seasoned, you’ll find MB Financial Bank Bike the Drive an event to remember—nearly five hours of car-free riding while enjoying breathtaking views of the city and the lake. Don’t miss the one day of the year when bicycles reign on Lake Shore Drive. When you register, you’re registering for a good cause knowing that you’re supporting efforts to make biking, walking and public transportation easier and safer throughout the region.
It’s one of the most unique bike rides you’ll take all [...]
Exterior Architecture, Foster + Partners and Space Syntax – a team who share Lord Foster’s passion for the benefits of cycling – have jointly developed SkyCycle, a new approach to transform cycling in the capital. Following existing suburban railway corridors, a wide, secure deck would be constructed above the trains to create new cycle routes throughout London.
The proposed SkyCycle network follows existing suburban rail services and provides over 220 kilometres of safe, car free cycle routes which can be accessed at over 200 entrance points. Almost six million people live within the catchment area of the proposed network, half of whom live and work within 10 minutes of [...]