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.
Bikes are often considered a fun alternative mode of transportation in nice weather, but they can be integral to the lives of people struggling to subsist. Read story.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Lights on a bike at night is the law, and innovators use LEDs and lasers to project bicycle images and revolving wheel lights to alert automobile drivers. Read story.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
The crew at Elings is a unique group that spans from toddlers kicking up dust clouds on the sidelines to men with decades of riding experience. Read story.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
More than 2.5 miles of Cabrillo will be open to bicyclists, pedestrians, skateboarders, families with strollers, and dog-walkers on November 2. Read story.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
The school ranks third in the Top 10 Bike-Friendly Campuses list compiled by Best Colleges Online. Read story.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Tour de Cure and S.B. Century are two annual group bicycle rides that will challenge your body and spirit. Read story.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Meet the bike tourist—they are among the hardiest, craziest, and happiest adventurers on the planet. Read story.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Cycling is a fantastic activity if you are over 60. Read story.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Low-risk, high-thrill adventures for kids. Read story.
Monday, August 12, 2013
When I ride down State Street, if something catches my eye, I stop, park my bike, and stroll in. Read story.
Friday, July 26, 2013
Bicycles provide police with stealth, agility, and approachability. Read story.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Sunny days, art, music, and bicycling go together. Read story.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
How does one motivate an almost-two-year-old for 50 miles of cycling in two days? Read story.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Pedal On honors three women cyclists who lead. Read story.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
It was emerald green, brand spanking new, and given to me by Captain Kangaroo. Read story.