Pedal On

Howard Booth has worked in education, the arts, and business for over 30 years. He bikes around Santa Barbara every day for errands, meetings, and pleasure.

Andie Bridges lives in Goleta with her husband, Dan, and their 2-year-old son, Alden. When not making macaroni art or eating Play-Doh, the Bridges can be found pedaling around town on adventures big and small. As a family, they strive to use the car less and pedal more.

Erika Lindemann was born and raised in Santa Barbara. and returned home after college to work in bicycle planning and promoting sustainable transportation. She now works for the Wilderness Youth Project but remains active in the bicycling community as an advocate and aficionado.

Mandating Bike Helmets Could Decrease Safety

A helmet law would deter cycling, which leads to less safety for all riders. Read story.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Pedaling at Santa Barbara City College

A new bicycle fix-it shop springs up on campus. Read story.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

An Education on Wheels

For Santa Barbara Middle School students, learning means hitting the books and the road. Read story.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Getting Ready for Spring Pedaling

With summer riding and races around the corner, it's time to spruce up. Read story.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Fat Bike, Smooth Ride

Wide rimmed, fat-tired bikes can tackle tough terrain. Read story.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Why I Cycle

Most of the time I ride slowly, looking closely at the world around me, waiting for a cloud to pass and the light to be right. Read story.

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Pedaling at Night and When It’s Wet

Like the Invisible Man, Howard finds out being invisible isn't always so neat. Read story.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The Right Ride

How to find a bike that fits your style and budget. Read story.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Jens Voigt Retires

Legendary cyclist stops by Bicycle Bob's on his farewell tour. Read story.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Former Foster Youth Get New Wheels

Guardian Scholars at UCSB receive bikes. Read story.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Park Your Bike at Bicycle-Friendly Businesses

New places spring up to park your bike as you shop, work, and eat around town. Read story.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Failing to Share the Road

Distracted driver in L.A. kills cyclist; deputy driving escapes prosecution. Read story.

Monday, October 6, 2014

Pedaling Safely in Our Communities

Active Transportation Grants recently went to both Goleta and Santa Barbara for bicycling and pedestrian improvements. Read story.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Biking Back to School

Anyone who's had to get a young child out the door in time for school will appreciate trading in a car-seat wrestling match for a cycling adventure. Read story.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Pedaling with a Helmet

Why did I decide to become a cutting-edge mushroom-headed cyclist? Read story.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
event calendar sponsored by: