When Commissioner Rebeca Sosa introduced a resolution last month asking FDOT consult with Miami-Dade before it installs new bike lanes, cyclists reacted with fury. Sosa was deluged with calls and emails from advocates convinced the resolution was a sneak-attack to prevent new bike lanes in a town al ... More >>
When Carlos Bertonatti slammed into cyclist Christophe LeCanne on the Rickenbacker Causeway in January 2010, killing the 44-year-old on the spot, advocates begged the County to make the bike lanes safer. Nothing happened. This past February, almost the exact same tragedy repeated: This time, the dri ... More >>
Photo by jHop99Last year's Redland RambleHow about biking through the Redland and ending with a freshly prepared lunch? The Green Mobility Network is holding its Redland Ramble bike ride on Saturday, January 29. It's more fun than you think and a nice escape from Miami.The group, which "promotes ... More >>
Former Mayor Manny Diaz made bicycling a key part of his agenda (so much so that he's now under a weird ethics investigation for accepting a bicycle from his staff as his going-away gift), and now Bicycling magazine has named Miami one of the best cities for bicyclists in America.In 2008, the mag ... More >>
To read past installments of South Florida According to Brooklyn, click here. It's the middle of June, so that means it's about time for the monthly Keirin Cycles open sprints. The event takes place tomorrow night, June 11. At last month's events, we had a debut local screening of Maca Frama, a docu ... More >>
He's back, and sounding off about bikes.
Photo by Justin Namon, www.thepopnessparty.comMy topic this week is the bicycle phenomenon here in Miami. Personally, I think that people picking up their bike instead of their car keys is awesome. They're saying they really do care about their environment, plus it's a great, fun way to exercise. Ev ... More >>
"I do not think we cyclists have a chance."
"Cycling feels more like cautious creeping to avoid being killed by speeding cars and clueless pedestrians."
It's dangerous, but Miami is getting friendlier to bikes.
A Miami rider broke from the pack and admitted to drug use in cycling
Amelia Earhart Park
Pedal pushers and pedestrians vs. cars
The Broken Spoke
Think Hunter S. Thompson had it rough with the Hell's Angels? Try messing with the cyclists on the Rickenbacker Causeway.
Enrique's Bicycle Shop
Amelia Earhart Park
Mountain-bike enthusiasts are stump-jumping mad after being evicted from their favorite South Dade path
U.S. Rep. William Lehman snags $2.5 million in federal money for bike paths in his Dade district - and cyclists aren't taking it sitting down