Jessica McWhirt is a Cat 3 road racer, avid cyclist and active participant in
The Triple Bypass, presented by Team Evergreen, is recognized as a premier cycling event nationwide. Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2018, it is one of the longest standing organized rides in Colorado!
Last Tuesday, Bicycle Colorado was named one of eight recipients of the competitive, national Road to Zero Innovation Grants. The grant will allow us to increase our Bicycle-Friendly Driver and Confident Commuting programming around the state, with the goal of making our streets safer for bicyclists and all road users.
The ninth-annual Coldwell Banker Denver Century Ride, presented by Forest City, will take place on Saturday, June 16, 2018. Are you signed up? If not, you should be! This unique event features urban-based routes that allow bicyclists to discover street riding in and around Denver and routes to and from the city in an enjoyable, supportive atmosphere.
Bicycle Colorado and BikeDenver, in a joint effort to raise public awareness about regular safety issues within bike lanes in Denver, have launched the Things in the Bike Lane campaign.
On Thursday, March 1, Bicycle Colorado’s Denver director, Piep van Heuven, went on Colorado Public Radio’s Colorado Matters program to discuss Senate Bill 144. The bill provides common language for communities to use should they choose to adopt the Safety Stop, which allows bicyclists to treat stop signs as yield signs and stop lights as stop signs.
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Bicycle Colorado has appointed Peter Piccolo as its executive director, succeeding long-time executive director Dan Grunig, who retired at the end of 2017. Peter will be responsible for strategic planning, staff leadership and implementing initiatives and policies to ad read more
Want more and better options for bicycling? Want the communities where you live and work to have safer roads? Join us at the state capitol on Tuesday, February 27 to lobby for better bicycling. Safe Streets Day at the Capitol is the perfect time to show up and speak up read more
In September 2015, Governor Hickenlooper announced The Colorado Pedals’ Project, a bold, four-year vision to make Colorado the best state in the nation to ride a bike. Housed in Bicycle Colorado, the Pedals Project is wrapping up its second year of working across agenci read more
Piep van Heuven is Bicycle Colorado’s Denver director. She played an active role in advocating for–and ensuring the success of–Denver’s Measure 2A for transportation and mobility projects. Below is an insider’s look into what the measure’s success means for read more
Meet Meredith Fontana, MS, RYT 200! Meredith is a proud member of Bicycle Colorado. She is also a former biologist and competitive cyclist turned yoga instructor and health coach. Meredith took some time to write up some tips for bicyclists to improve their ride by comp read more
...School to our class schedule on Wednesday, October 25! Where: Arvada's Bike Training Facility (5151 Allison Street, Arvada, CO 80002) When: 4-6 p.m., Wednesday 10/25 Our Bike School teaches...
VeloSwap is the world’s largest consumer bike swap and expo. This one-day event on Saturday, November 4 features the best vendors, merch and deals in the industry. It’s a must-visit event in our capital city for anyone, and especially if you’re interested in read more