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January’s Theme – Orange!

January’s Theme – Orange!

The theme this month is Orange! This theme is easy! Anyone can come to the ride with something the color orange! Or you can get more creative… Got any creative ideas to incorporate orange on the ride? Post them on the comments section!

Reflections – Christmas In the Dark

Christmas in the Dark was a huge success last night, despite three days of doom-n-gloom weather predictions. About 150 started out from under 280 on First Street, and there was about that number at the third regroup. The light drizzle we did get might’ve made our bikes a bit wet, but it didn’t dampen our […]

Provide input to Caltrans on 280/880/Stevens Creek Blvd interchange plans – deadline extended to Jan 3, 2011

New Year update:  e-mail your comments before the end of tomorrow! After you e-mail Caltrans, post your letter as a comment on this post below! Caltrans is making plans to address the automobile traffic problems surrounding the 280/880/Stevens Creek Blvd interchange near Valley Fair Mall. However, their plans do not include provisions to fully address the […]

Turning Wheels for Kids

Turning Wheels for Kids is a grassroots organization that collects donations, gets bikes and helps get them distributed to kids who need them. Registration for their Bike Build event on December 11th is now closed, but they are still looking for donations for this year’s giving program. For more information, please see their website at […]

Christmas in the Dark – Dec 17th (route posted)

Christmas in the Dark – Dec 17th (route posted)

Bring a thermos of cocoa cause it’s gonna be a cold but awesome night as we ride through some of the best decorated neighborhoods of San Jose. Decorate your bike with tons of lights as we show folks how we roll. This ride will go on, rain or shine! Wet weather is no reason to […]

Fifth annual Supermarket Street Sweep – December 4th

The Supermarket Street Sweep is an annual bike race that benefits the San Francisco Food Bank. Participants ride around the city to local grocery stores picking up food to bring back to food bank. There are “speed” and “cargo” categories, as well an additional prize drawing for extra food donations. At the end of the […]

Theme Teaser – Christmas in the Dark

Theme Teaser – Christmas in the Dark

The Holiday Season is upon us This year we are planning on riding through the best decorated neighborhoods of the South bay. if you have suggestions for neighborhoods we should go through please post them below. Remember while we will be enjoying the lights of these neighborhoods we should bring our own lights to share with them. […]

S&M in Almaden Ride – Nov 19

S&M in Almaden Ride – Nov 19

Rain or Shine – We Ride and Have a Good Time! It almost never rains on bike party – and when it does – we’ve had a blast. Don’t let a bit of rain or drizzle keep you away! You have better get your safe word picked out Cause the Theme is gonna be  wild! […]

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Tell Mr. Roadshow: Bikes belong!

In Thursday’s Mercury News, the Mr. Roadshow columnist supports a reader who wants to “restrict bicycles to roads specifically designed with bike lanes” and require helmet use for all riders, because “bicycles and cars don’t mix.” 11/14 UPDATE: Mr. Roadshow runs a response column…but still pretends like bikes and cars share equal responsibility in preventing […]