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‘Happy Ride' Indeed! Vibrating Bike Seats Exist Now

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 07.24.2013 | Weird News

As if biking wasn’t sexy enough already. A sex toy company based in the U.K. has released a new sexvention -- the Happy Ride, a vibrating bike se...

The Future is Human

David Sim | Posted 09.22.2013 | Impact
David Sim

Perhaps the most surprising thing as I consider the Brave New World I live in today is that my adult life is much more timeless than even my childhood was in neat suburbia with car travel everywhere, supermarket shopping and instant meals.

Guess Who Can't Race In The Tour De France?

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.19.2013 | Women

Lately any conversation about the Tour de France has focused on seven-time winner Lance Armstrong's indiscretions. Much less attention has been paid t...

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Bike-Friendly Businesses Thrive

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 07.18.2013 | Small Business

NEW YORK -- When Mary Walsh opened Swamp Rabbit Café and Grocery in 2011, the business had all the markings of a venture destined to fail. Rather tha...

How Can You Not Be Watching the Tour de France?

Stu Kreisman | Posted 09.13.2013 | Sports
Stu Kreisman

If all you know about cycling is that Lance Armstrong doped his way to seven titles, then you're missing out on an extraordinary sporting event.

On a Roll

MiniTime | Posted 06.18.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

For visiting families with teens, bike-share programs offer a fun, affordable way to explore part of city. Don't want to deal with traffic? There are plenty of bike stations near parks and other car-free areas. Here's the lowdown on some of the biggest bike-share programs in the country.

Lawmakers Push For Bike-Friendly Amtrak Trains

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | Travel

RENSSELAER, N.Y. -- New York lawmakers want Amtrak to add baggage cars to its passenger trains that would be capable of carrying bicycles. U.S. Sen. ...

Belgium's Bizarre and Beloved Festivals

Pure Adventures Travel | Posted 08.15.2013 | Travel
Pure Adventures Travel

"The Venice of the North" and one of Europe's most visited historical cities, Bruges is where our 8-day self guided cycling tour of Belgium begins. ...

Pedaling Towards Equity: Communities of Color Lead Surge in Bike Use

Michael Marx | Posted 07.29.2013 | Green
Michael Marx

That support is true among the next generation, as well: 89 percent of young adults -- aged 18-29 -- have a positive view of bicycling and 75 percent agree that their community would be a better place to live if biking and walking were safer and more comfortable.

A Big Week for Bicycling in New York City

Tim Blumenthal | Posted 07.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Tim Blumenthal

Complaints and war stories will be frequent and loud at first, but will steadily dissipate. Neighborhoods that originally said, "not in my back yard," will quickly and generally change their tunes.

Shannon Galpin To Speak At Upcoming TEDx Mile High

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 05.16.2013 | Denver

TEDxMileHigh, the independent local TED event that showcases innovative Coloradans, announced the first batch of speakers for their June 2013 event th...

Why Cycling Is Not Nearly As Much Fun As It Used To Be

Lisa K. Friedman | Posted 06.22.2013 | Fifty
Lisa K. Friedman

Seems you can't drive a mile on any main road without almost running over a guy in a unitard riding a bicycle. I don't have anything against this activity. In fact, I used to love biking. Of course, things were different then.

Cyclists And Faith Find A Common Cadence

Win Bassett | Posted 05.20.2013 | Religion
Win Bassett

Regardless of creed, crank, and even creatine in some cases, it's not uncommon to find people mixing religion and riding and subsequently discovering a unique spiritual and physical reciprocity.

I Love LIVESTRONG... and So Should You

Evan Handler | Posted 05.18.2013 | Impact
Evan Handler

I am tired to the bone of the baseless and uninformed criticisms people continue to hurl toward the Livestrong Foundation, based on crimes Lance committed as a cyclist.

Why Singapore Is Heaven For Cyclists

Sanjay Surana | Posted 03.14.2013 | Travel
Sanjay Surana

Since moving to Singapore seven months ago, I have become blasé about securing my bike to anything sturdy by means of using something sturdy. Like most expats, I have been unconsciously seduced by the city-state's rock-bottom crime rate and apparent nonexistence of the scourge that we call theft.

Biking From Pittsburgh To D.C.

AP | Posted 04.15.2013 | Travel

WEST HOMESTEAD, Pa. (AP) — The missing link in bicycle trail connecting the Pittsburgh area to Washington D.C. should be finished in May and will be...

To Forgive Lance Armstrong

Andy Braner | Posted 03.22.2013 | Sports
Andy Braner

So when we hear the world talking about what a low life Lance is, let's not forget; we're not that far away, each one of us, from dealing with the same stuff Lance is dealing with right now.

The Bicycle Diaries, Part 3: Change of Course

Lauren Cahn | Posted 03.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

Although I would never say that I am "grateful" for having had breast cancer, I am pleased with the change in course that breast cancer catalyzed for me. Apparently, life is what happens while we're busy making other plans.

Do Our Emotions Affect Our Stuff?

Arthur Rosenfeld | Posted 03.15.2013 | Technology
Arthur Rosenfeld

I was out riding my bike today when it occurred to me that I have been singularly lucky not to experience any flat tires lately.

New Orleans Considers Removing Its Claiborne Overpass

Susan Buchanan | Posted 03.10.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article was published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the Dec. 17, 2012 edition.) No matter where you live in New Orleans, sooner or later you'll ...

WATCH: The Lure Of The Open Road

Ethan Gelber | Posted 03.05.2013 | Travel
Ethan Gelber

In 2007, at the happy-long-road-ahead age of 23, Englishman Tom Allen launched into the world. He headed out of his village with plans to "cycle a lap of the Earth." Three and a half years, 12,000 mapless miles and 32 countries later comes the film Janapar.

WATCH: One Man Reinvents The Bicycle

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 11.15.2012 | Technology

The bicycle's already pretty simple, but could it be simpler still? One man on the West Coast thinks so and is betting his business on the answer. But...

How Almost Getting Hit by a Truck Turned Me Into a Brand Advocate for Life

Andy Jankowski | Posted 10.17.2012 | Business
Andy Jankowski

I love road cycling. I love being outside, feeling the wind and the sun (or any element, really) and the challenge of seeing what speeds and distances...

Detroit Bike City: 'The Market Is Growing, And The Culture Is Too'

Model D | Dennis Archambault | Posted 11.09.2012 | Detroit

This article first appeared in Model D. Like the growth of the monthly bike ride known as Critical Mass, the two-wheel economy has reached its own ...

Biking Abroad: What Cycling Laws Say Overseas

EuroCheapo | Posted 11.28.2012 | Travel
EuroCheapo

What can you expect to pay if you get accused of pedaling through a red light? The answers are sometimes surprising and sometimes ambiguous.