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Resources for Cyclists
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Bicycling: Resources for Cyclists
Resources for Cyclists
Biking at Northwestern
BBC BeSpoke Podcast
From the BBC, a podcast on competitive cycling
The Cycling News Podcast
A podcast all about the world of professional cycling
Maps and Guides
Where to Bike Chicago
Call Number: GV1045.5.I32 C4B739
Publication Date: 2011-02-01
League of Illinois Bicyclists - Guides and Maps
Maps for biking throughout the state of Illinois including city, state, and bike-to-Metra and bike-to-Amtrak guides.
Illinois Bike Trails Map
Bike trails around the state of Illinois
Northwestern University Resources
an organization of student athletes and bike enthusiasts at Northwestern University
Bike to Work Information for Northwestern University
resources and information for bike commuters
Northwestern University Bike Commuter Listserv
an interest group at Northwestern University; scroll down for information on joining to connect with fellow cyclists.
Active Transportation Alliance
a coalition of people working to make biking, walking and transit safe and easy options for getting around the Chicago area
connect with the cycling community in the Chicago area, check out a calendar of local rides and events, and share information with other cyclists
Chicago’s bikeshare program, with stations on Northwestern’s Evanston and Chicago campuses
Evanston Bicycle Club
view a library of local bicycle routes, find information about upcoming shared rides, and join the community of cyclists in Evanston and the north shore
advocacy, bike planning, safety education, maps, and more
Streetsblog is a daily news source connecting people to information about sustainable transportation and livable communities.
Women Bike Chicago
a women-run organization that educates, encourages, and empowers women to enjoy biking for transportation and recreation
Information on Biking and Commuting
from the City of Chicago, information on bike commuting, the Mayor's Bicycle Advisory Council, downloads, and more.
Chicago Family Biking
a Facebook group for family biking in Chicago
Adventure Cycling Association
America's bike travel experts
Black Girls Do Bike
dedicated to growing and supporting a community of women of color who share a passion for cycling
League of American Bicyclists
working to promote a more bicycle-friendly America since 1880.
transforming unused rail corridors into vibrant public places
Competitive cycling news, race results, and bicycle reviews
Pedestrian & Bicycle Information Center
dedicated to the increase of safe walking and bicycling as a viable means of transportation and physical activity.
Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals
working to facilitate the exchange of professional and technical knowledge, elevating practitioners’ skills and defining the field.
Women Cycling Project
created by the APBP to stimulate collaboration among professionals to create a hospitable transportation environment that encourages more women to bicycle more places more often – alone, together and with their children.
Bicycle and Pedestrian Program - Federal Highway Administration
information on legislation, planning, regulations, and more
Bicycle Transportation - IL Dept. of Transportation
Illinois Bike Transportation Plan, trail listings, and other biking resources for Illinois
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