06

Dec

Sram-Zipp/Orbea Clinic

Coming to Providence Bicycle on Thursday January 10th at 7:00pm the SRAM/ORBEA / ZIPP WHEELS TECH CLINIC. We will have as our guests Butch Balzano from SRAM NEUTRAL SUPPORT, CJ Bradbury with ZIPP and Derrick Griggs of ORBEA USA. Butch READ MORE

06

Dec

Party at the Hub

It’s that time of year again: The Hub’s annual end of year open house. Saturday night, starting at 6pm there will be food from Taqueria Pacifica, music by Michah Jackson, and others.

06

Dec

Interbike Consumer Day

This is an excerpt from the most recent RoadBikeRider.com newsletter Interbike is considering an East Coast version of the popular Outdoor Demo that’s held in conjunction with its annual cycling trade show in Las Vegas. A big difference in the READ MORE

30

Nov

Providence Bike Swap

Providence Bicycle will be having its first ever Bike Swap on Sunday December 2nd from 10am until 3pm. If you have some excess gear to sell (table space is free) or are looking for some great deals then you shouldn’t READ MORE

30

Nov

Director of RIDOT Response

About a month ago, we posted a copy of our letter to Director Williams. We scanned a copy of his response letter, so everyone could take a read. Unfortunately, it seemed to be a pretty boiler plate response. A large READ MORE

28

Nov

RI Gets a C+ on Combating Global Warming

I just heard a piece on NPR that discussed a new report out by a coalition of New England States and Canada. The bottom line is that RI scored a C+ ranking: Over the past year Rhode Island made improvements READ MORE

14

Nov

Letter to the Editor

Our very own Jack Madden wrote the following letter to the editor of the Projo The frustrating gridlock that has resulted from the recent opening of Phase 1 of the “Iway” project should be no surprise to those who plan READ MORE

14

Nov

Portland, Cultivating a Culture of Two Wheels

The NYTimes had a recent article discussing the impact cycling has had on the economy of Portland, Or.  While the article says that Mia Birk, a former city employee who helped lead Portland’s efforts to expand cycling in the 1990s, READ MORE

12

Nov

Bristol Plans Restrooms for the Bike Path

The Projo had a recent article about how the Bristol Town Council is considering building some bathrooms at the end of the East Bay Bike Path. For those of us who commute via the bike path, this would be a READ MORE

09

Nov

Providence Bicycle Winter Clinics

Providence Bicycle is planning some winter clinics, including: Park Tool School Meet Orbea bicycles and Sram components Power clinic with Powertap Meet Pinarello and Kuota bikes BMC Party TRI Night: Meet the Providence TRI Club and TRI Beer. Don’t worry, READ MORE