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My Bike And Me: A Love Story

Amy Yoelin | Posted 12.28.2014 | Teen
Amy Yoelin

The next time you are feeling angry, excited, motivated or any emotion in between, ride a bike. You are able to shed any outside thoughts bouncing around in your mind. It's just you and the bike, together, united.

Kim Bellware

The Small Item That's Changing Rides For Cyclists Everywhere

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bellware | Posted 10.23.2014 | Green

It’s been three years since a driver plowed into Megan Odett and her one-year-old son in a Washington, D.C. street, and even now, she can’t fully ...

Designing Reflective Gear for Cyclists #ArtofY

Alex Schattner | Posted 12.21.2014 | Small Business
Alex Schattner

In high school, Michael Cherman, 23, knew he wanted to be a clothing designer. He made shirts and sold them out of the back of his car. His dream led him to Parsons, but he stayed only a year.

Riding A Bike Every Day Will Change Your Life For The Better

The Huffington Post | Carly Schwartz | Posted 10.16.2014 | Healthy Living

Carly Schwartz is The Huffington Post's Deputy National Editor. This is her GPS Guide on her favorite way to live in the moment. For 24 euphoric mi...

A Good Day With Grant

Gil Laroya | Posted 12.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Gil Laroya

Some days aren't always about politics or smartphones. It's 7:10 a.m. Sunday morning comes around like it always does, but today feels different. Bet...

Joy Ride

Michele Oberholtzer | Posted 12.13.2014 | Detroit
Michele Oberholtzer

Slow Roll is Detroit's Monday night group bike ride in which thousands of pedalstrians come together to explore the city on a free bike ride. Throughout the route, riders share space with one another, explore new neighborhoods, and deepen their relationship with the city.

The F-Words

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Selene Yeager, health, fitness and cycling expert and the author of Get Fast: A Complete Guide to Gaining Speed Wherever You Ride It...

Lynne Peeples

Tackling Climate Change Presents A 'Golden Opportunity' For Public Health

HuffingtonPost.com | Lynne Peeples | Posted 09.22.2014 | Green

For Carol Kelly, biking to and from work is a no-brainer: She doesn't have to deal with the notorious Seattle traffic, she can exercise without visiti...

Toronto: Touring Around the 2014 International Film Festival

Dwight Brown | Posted 11.21.2014 | Travel
Dwight Brown

The unique blend of locals and visitors stops the Distillery District from being a tourist trap like New York's South Street Seaport. The place feels organic, authentic, warm and inviting. It's steeped in history.

This Cat Knows Exactly How To Make This Kid Feel Like A Million Bucks

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.08.2014 | Good News

Sometimes you just need a little encouragement. Crystal the cat not only knows this fact, but also loves being this boy's biggest fan as he rides h...

6 Lessons I Learned On My First Cycling Trip

Abigail Wise | Posted 11.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Abigail Wise

I'm not a cyclist. Which is why my 400-mile bike trip was more of a learning experience than the athletic endeavor I'd imagined when I agreed to ride from Manhattan to Montreal. But from the four flat tires, two skinned knees, poison ivy and collection of nasty bruises, I learned some valuable lessons about the sport.

Is Bike Sharing Really Climate Friendly? It's Complicated.

Climate Central | Bobby Magill | Posted 08.20.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. In Oklahoma, where modern bike sharing began, they’re called Tulsa Townies. In New York, they...

World's Most Beautiful Bike Trails

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.12.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Cycling vacations aren't just for top-tier athletes. Many of the world's most beautiful bike trails take in the countryside on gentle paths that favor scenery over strenuous pedaling. Bonus: You won't feel guilty sampling the local cuisine after you've spent a day burning calories on a bike trail.

Again and Again

Brian Benson | Posted 10.06.2014 | Home
Brian Benson

I am sitting in the viewing car of a Portland-bound train, sipping beer and staring out at slow-rolling Montana. My journal is in my lap, open to an empty page. It's been there for about an hour. I haven't touched it.

The Perils of Biking in Manhattan... and L.A.

Jack Skelley | Posted 10.04.2014 | Los Angeles
Jack Skelley

Biking in Manhattan is a contact sport. It includes confronting cabbies and dodging pedestrians (who in welcome ways have a supremacy of the street). It demands nano-second reflexes, a sense of daring and nerves stronger than your bike frame.

Making a Difference in the World of Giving: The Summer-Athon Season

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 10.04.2014 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

Some might say it is too late to participate but I would counter with that now is the perfect time for you to get involved and be Making A Difference!

The Long Way Home

Brian Benson | Posted 09.28.2014 | Travel
Brian Benson

I am excited but nervous to return to Madison, where, ten years ago, I graduated from college. Every time I come back, I end up feeling sad in a way that's hard to pin down.

NYC's Bike Sharing: The de Blasio Administration's First Expansion of the City's Sustainability Agenda

Steven Cohen | Posted 09.27.2014 | Green
Steven Cohen

Bike sharing is providing a high-profile opportunity to work with industry on sustainability issues. The success of this deal could lead to other opportunities as well.

These Tour De France 'Superlatives' Couldn't Be More Perfect

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.22.2014 | Comedy

Remember high school superlatives? There was best smile ... cutest couple ... most likely to double in size after eating a mushroom ... you know, the ...

To Impulse and Invitation

Brian Benson | Posted 09.21.2014 | Travel
Brian Benson

I like to write in journals. A lot. And so in my daydreams about this tour, I'd envisioned myself journaling a bunch. But, well, for five days, I've written nothing.

From There to Here

Brian Benson | Posted 09.15.2014 | Home
Brian Benson

I see that 20 chairs have been set out. All but two are empty. I have ridden 80 miles, and climbed 700 feet, to read to two people. I inch closer, take a breath. I see that the people are a mother and daughter. They're sitting up front, holding my book. Something inside me cracks.

11 Adventure Races That'll Blow You Away

Liftopia | Posted 09.13.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

Have you participated in endurance races like Ragnar, Tough Mudder, and the Zombie Run... and you're still left wanting more?

Same Picture, Different Dots

Brian Benson | Posted 09.10.2014 | Travel
Brian Benson

The day after the Fourth of July, while the rest of Wisconsin is nursing its holiday hangover, I wake at dawn and rack the panniers and slide onto the saddle of my bike-tank. It's a perfect morning for a ride.

How To Ride A Bike In A Dress Without Flashing Your Underwear

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.09.2014 | Style

Ride free!

How (Not) to Prepare for a Book Tour by Bike

Brian Benson | Posted 09.06.2014 | Travel
Brian Benson

You'd think a guy who has taken many bike tours -- who has written a book about one of them -- might remember that riding a heavy bike, over distance, does not feel like a montage. You'd think I'd remember that. You'd be mistaken.