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Bicycle Racing

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  • Break-Up, Tragedies Teach Couple Unconditional Love

     Break-Up, Tragedies Teach Couple Unconditional Love
    Colleen and Sean Alexander had been married for a year, had bought their first home in Clinton, and were hoping to have children in 2011 when a freight truck barreled through a stop sign and crushed their plans under its wheels. They had been high...
  • Biking advocates bemoan slow pace of promised safety improvements

    Biking advocates bemoan slow pace of promised safety improvements
    As the number of bicyclists has risen in Baltimore and across the nation in the last decade, city planners and other government officials have responded with a broad range of initiatives. They've set aside millions of dollars for designated bike lanes....
  • On Palermo tragedy, 'Agony in the Garden' and the Next Baltimore

    On Palermo tragedy, 'Agony in the Garden' and the Next Baltimore
    There are three narratives from the death of Tom Palermo, bicyclist and builder of bikes: The outpouring of support for the man's family; the unusual efforts of the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland to tell us about the involvement of its second-ranking...
  • Bicycling and walking should be safe in every community

    Bicycling and walking should be safe in every community
    As a long time bicyclist, I disagree with Virgil Moore's letter, "Bicyclists aren't safe on roads" (Jan. 7) and especially to her proposed solution — stop cycling. Roland Avenue has been a heavily used bikeway for over 30 years, and Tom Palermo's...
  • Wearable fitness devices to track goals: Moov, Basis Peak, Misfit Shine

    Wearable fitness devices to track goals: Moov, Basis Peak, Misfit Shine
    Wearable tech is all the rage, and you would be hard-pressed to find a limb out there unoccupied by some kind of device to count steps, track sleep, monitor heart rate or tell you how many calories you've burned. One has to wonder how we got by before...
  • First up for Mosby: handling Palermo death

    First up for Mosby: handling Palermo death
    New State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby comes into office with a major decision looming: how to handle the death of Thomas Palermo, the prominent local cyclist who died in a collision with a car driven by an Episcopal bishop two days after Christmas....
  • Orange Cycle honored by the Florida Bicycle Association

    Orange Cycle honored by the Florida Bicycle Association
    Bicycling is a pastime that’s loved by thousands of people in Central Florida, Becky Afonso said. There are literally so many of them that it’s important for the state to promote bicycle safety, education and accessibility. That’s...
  • Horrible Hundred: 7 things to know about Florida's best bike ride

    Horrible Hundred: 7 things to know about Florida's best bike ride
    I joined a couple of thousand other cyclists on Sunday for the Horrible Hundred -- the best bike ride in Florida, in my not-so-humble opinion. (As a Lake County resident, I am biased and take great pride in our cyclists and our hills -- both of which were...
  • National Award for New Britain as 'Bike-Friendly'

    NEW BRITAIN — The city's initiative to create bike lanes has drawn praise from the League of American Bicyclists, which included New Britain and West Hartford on its newest list of bike-friendly communities in the U.S. The distinction is a...
  • Delray officials support bicycling, walking advocacy group

    Delray officials support bicycling, walking advocacy group
    A resident-driven push to turn Delray into a pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly city is peddling ahead with a push of support from city officials. Human Powered Delray, an advocacy group made up of avid walkers and bikers, formed a year and a half ago with...
  • Nail polish heir Robbie Schaeffer jumps on his passion for bicycling

    Nail polish heir Robbie Schaeffer jumps on his passion for bicycling
    Growing up, Robbie Schaeffer always assumed he would join OPI Products, the nail polish empire his father founded (and which was bought by Coty Inc. in 2010). And so he became a licensed nail technician and opened a salon in Studio City. But then...