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Build a bicycle parade float and you could win some cash!

Wanna win some free money!? We are holding a bicycle parade float contest as part of the Bike Bazaar parade on Sunday June 3rd, the kick-off for Bike to Work Week. We really want some folks to participate so we are upping the ante… Here’s the rules: -Your float must be pedal powered -Extra consideration given to floats that integrate the “cycle” into the float rather than just pulling a

Bike to Work Week, Trail Days, Bike Rodeos and More!

It’s springtime and time to ride! Once again we at Flagstaff Biking Organization have been busy through the winter planning our schedule of advocacy events for the spring, summer and fall! Here’s an overview of some of what we have going on… Bike to Work Week has new dates! Flagstaff Bike to Work Week is scheduled for Sunday, June 3rd through Friday, June 8th! We had so many years of

ACT NOW TO HELP SAVE FUNDING FOR CYCLING!

It is imperative that everyone go here and use the form to contact his or her Representative in the House to urge him or her to oppose this legislation! Basically this bill would do much harm to programs that benefit cycling like: -Make Transportation Enhancement optional (much of the Flagstaff Urban Trail System has been built with this funding). -Repeal the Safe Routes to School program (our partnership with Coconino

Bike Night at the Orpheum Theater for the Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival

Join Flagstaff Biking Organization for the Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival tonight at the Orpheum Theater for “Bike Night” Movies! Here’s a short description of the movies: IF I RIDE “We all ride for our own reasons, but we all want the same thing: a better future for bicycling. “If I Ride” is a bicycle rider’s poem to biking. Our goal at Peopleforbikes.org is to gather a million names of support,

IMPORTANT!!! Please help keep the Recreational Trails, Safe Route to School and Transportation Enhancement Programs funded!!

The Congress and Senate are drafting a transportation bill right now that would potentially cut the Recreational Trails, Safe Routes to School and Transportation Enhancement Programs. These programs fund things right here in Flagstaff like the Flagstaff Urban Trail System, the Safe Kids Bicycle Rodeo Program and various other recreational trails projects on the Coconino National Forest. Please click here and submit the form letter that is provided, courtesy of

"Bicycle Dreams" movie coming to the Orpheum Theater

Bicycle Dreams tells the true story of the Race Across America, a 3000-mile bicycle race that challenges riders to cross the country in just ten days. They must overcome searing desert hear, agonizing mountain climbs, and endless stretches of open road, all while battling extreme exhaustion and sleep deprivation. But when tragedy strikes the race, this simple test of human endurance is instantly transformed into something far more daunting. These

And the Worksite Challenge Winners are….

And the Worksite Challenge Winners are…. The winners of the “large worksite” category, and the recipients of the Voodoo Nakisi from Flagstaff Bicycle Revolution are: USGS Buildings 4 and 5 with 30.62% of workers riding throughout the week! The winners of the “medium worksite” category, and the recipients of the Specialized Globe Haul 1 from Absolute Bikes are: Arizona Raft Adventures (AZRA) with 85.89% of workers riding throughout the week!

Bike to Work Week weekend update!

Thanks for logging your commutes!  Keep riding all summer Flagstaff! Thank you to the sponsors of the 2011 Worksite Challenge! -Voodoo Cycles and Flagstaff Bicycle Revolution http://www.flagbikerev.com/ -Specialized Bicycles and Absolute Bikes http://absolutebikes.net/ -Wandertec and Bike Shop Hub http://www.bikeshophub.com/ Winners of the Worksite Challenge bikes and trailer will be announced early this coming week! Stay tuned… The Raffle prize winners for Friday are: Mount Elden Middle School – Staff  

Bike to Work Week-Day 5!

Thanks for logging your commutes!  Keep riding all summer Flagstaff! Worksite coordinators, make sure to register your participant numbers daily here: https://gnome.wufoo.com/forms/bike-to-work-week-worksite-coordinator-daily-entry/ Thank you to the sponsors of the 2011 Worksite Challenge! -Voodoo Cycles and Flagstaff Bicycle Revolution http://www.flagbikerev.com/ -Specialized Bicycles and Absolute Bikes http://absolutebikes.net/ -Wandertec and Bike Shop Hub http://www.bikeshophub.com/ The Raffle prize winners for Thursday are: Brittain Davis- Flagstaff Federated Community Church, Gift Card – Cosmic Cycles Ben

Bike to Work Week-Day 4!

Thanks for logging your commutes! Worksite coordinators, make sure to register your participant numbers daily here: https://gnome.wufoo.com/forms/bike-to-work-week-worksite-coordinator-daily-entry/ Thank you to the sponsors of the 2011 Worksite Challenge! -Voodoo Cycles and Flagstaff Bicycle Revolution http://www.flagbikerev.com/ -Specialized Bicycles and Absolute Bikes http://absolutebikes.net/ -Wandertec and Bike Shop Hub http://www.bikeshophub.com/ The Raffle prize winners for Wednesday are: Independent Rider Tod Lewis Detours Toocan Juicy Pannier, from Absolute Bikes WL Gore-Kendrick Peak Gretchen Joyce $40