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Volunteers needed for Pink Pit Stop

Volunteers needed for Pink Pit Stop

BikeHouston proudly sponsors a Pink Pit Stop for this year’s Tour de Pink. The 10th annual Tour de Pink will be on Sunday September 14th. It is quite an early bird event, because the ride starts rolling at 7.00 am. BikeHouston needs some enthusiastic volunteers who like to […]

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Bike to the Dynamo Game Event Requests BikeValet | Tickets Available for Volunteers

BikeHouston’s BikeValet services are in demand following the great experiences at the Sunday Streets events in April, May and June as well as Mid-Main on May 1. BikeHouston has now been asked to provide another BikeValet as the Houston Dynamo plays the Chicago Fire on September 28. […]

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BikeHouston presents it latest newsletter Spoke&Word #6

BikeHouston presents it latest newsletter Spoke&Word #6

We hope that you all had a great summer vacation, but when the calendar turns to September normal routines return – we are back to work, back to school and back to cycling. BikeHouston’s calendar is bursting with bicycle events and with slightly cooler days and evenings […]

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Breaking News: Houston’s First Bike Lane in Downtown

Breaking News: Houston’s First Bike Lane in Downtown

The City of Houston has announced that it will convert one lane on Lamar street in downtown into a dedicated bike lane, separated from the other lanes by armadillos or zebras. The lane itself will be painted green and will run in both directions. This three-quarter mile […]

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Tough Mountains, Awesome Scenery: Welcome to the Giro d’Italia 

Tough Mountains, Awesome Scenery: Welcome to the Giro d’Italia 

Every year, hundreds of professional cyclists converge on Italy to compete for the ‘pink jersey’ (a bit less famous than France’s yellow one) in one of the big cycling tour events in Europe. This event is not only for professionals but also for fans. This spring, BikeHouston […]

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BikeHouston Board Meeting Minutes | July 2014

BikeHouston Board Meeting Minutes | July 2014

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 at Central Market, 3815 Westheimer, Houston 77027 Board Members Attending: Neil Bremner, Nicole Caldwell, Yee-Bien Chuah, Regina Garcia, James Neff, and Aaron Regberg. Kathryn Baumeister and Tom McCasland have excused absences. Others Attending: Don Pickels, Mickey Hummel, Tammy Young, Fred Doolittle, Peggy Moore, […]

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BikeHouston needs volunteers for Park to Port Ride on Saturday September 13

BikeHouston needs volunteers for Park to Port Ride on Saturday September 13

Always wanted to celebrate someone’s 100th birthday? This is your chance. Both Hermann Park and the Houston Port Authority turn hundred years old this year. Two big reasons to throw a party. The Park to Port Ride will be held on Saturday September 13. BikeHouston will be […]

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Lawyers’ perspective on car crashes at BikeHouston’s Monthly Social

Lawyers’ perspective on car crashes at BikeHouston’s Monthly Social

Cycling is not without risks. Every time people head out on their bikes there is a chance of a crash with a car. While we hope you will walk away unscratched, we receive too many calls from people who don’t. This month we present a panel discussion […]

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Traveler by Choice: a 2,000 Miles Bike Trip in Europe

Traveler by Choice: a 2,000 Miles Bike Trip in Europe

Naimah Hamid was born and raised in Houston and is a traveler by choice. Last year, she undertook a rather heroic trip to Europe. She planned to cycle from Amsterdam to Granada after she met a guy from Austin in Barcelona who told her he had started […]

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BikeHouston Board Meeting Minutes | June 2014

BikeHouston Board Meeting Minutes | June 2014

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at Central Market, 3815 Westheimer, Houston 77027 Board Members Attending: Kathryn Baumeister, Neil Bremner, Nicole Caldwell, Geoff Carleton, Yee-Bien Chuah, Regina Garcia, Tom McCasland, James Neff, and Aaron Regberg. Others Attending:  Liam Mulcahy, Don Pickles, David Dick, Brian Crimmins, Thor Gardarsson, Anita Hollmann, […]

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