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Reflections on Ride #25 – 2nd Anniversary

Written on October 16, 2009 at 9:35 PM, by

Tonight, our second anniversary ride, struck yet another new mark in South Bay history, as four thousand riders (see count) hit the streets to build community through bicycling. Happy Birthday, Bike Party!

Reflections on August’s Beach Blanket Bike Along

Written on August 22, 2009 at 2:37 AM, by

Wow. Bike party riders really stepped up to the plate tonight, to throw together an amazing ride with some fantastic press coverage. The best part of Bike Party is that we keep changing and evolving to meet the needs of San Jose’s growing bike community.

Reflections on Ride #21 – Light Rider!

Written on June 20, 2009 at 2:02 AM, by

Ride #21: 17.25mi, 1,535 riders. All of this impressive growth brings some staggering problems. What can we do to clean up the ride, both literally and figuratively?

Reflections on Ride #20, Troll Ride

Written on May 16, 2009 at 12:04 AM, by

Wow, what a night! 1,000 riders! So many good thoughts and good times…this really is what it is all about. Major props go to the many, many volunteers that make the rides flow – we will turn this valley into a Bike City yet!