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  1. More than 100 cyclists take to Norwich streets for first Critical Mass eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening News

    More than 100 keen cyclists took to the streets of Norwich last night, to highlight the benefits of getting on your bike. Critical Mass is an event held around the world, and the first of its kind was set up in Norwich after organiser Lydia Brannen went to one in Bristol.


  2. Event at Norwich park aims to celebrate cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Eastern Daily Press

    Critical Mass is a monthly bicycle ride which aims to celebrate cycling and to assert cyclists' rights on the road, and it takes place on the last Friday of every month in many cities across Europe and America. They will then all leave the city centre park at 6.30pm and will go on a cycle ride together around the city.


  3. Where to get naked in the Bay Area - " and not feel weirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | SFGate

    ... Francisco, after all). Nonetheless, all are welcome to strip down here. The beach is relatively remote and Critical Mass is a bike ride that takes place the last Friday of every month. The route changes monthly, but one thing stays the same - riders ... 4 comments

  4. Dick Spotswood: Bike-access protests will not help open trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... more long-term success by playing by the rules than mimicing the disruptive tactics of their San Francisco Critical Mass compatriots. These days when friends sit down to chat, the topic of the presidency often arises. Too often that leads to ...


  5. Kansas City Fun Ride CommuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Tony's Kansas City

    Excellent new channel for the only collection of cyclists in Kansas City who aren't completely insufferable . . . It's like a grown up Critical Mass but with much better music and without the mistaken belief that riding a bike will start the revolution.


  6. Critical Mass Pedals into Super WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Houston Press

    With out of towners arriving for Super Bowl LI, and the locals craving their monthly cycling social, Critical Mass was out in full force.


  7. Dead cyclist's friends, biking community question drunken driver's 10-day sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Chicago Tribune

    A small group of Critical Mass cyclists stop briefly to honor Robert "Bobby" Cann beside the ghost bike created in Cann's memory in the 1300 block of North Clybourn in Chicago on Friday, January 27, 2017. Cann was struck and killed on his bicycle at this location in May of 2013.


  8. Mass ride to pay tribute to a road safety pioneer 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Nottingham Evening Post

    Tributes have been paid to a dad-of-two and strong advocate of cycling and road safety who has died, aged 51. A minute's silence will be held for Dr Will Murray tomorrow during the Critical Mass cycle ride which starts in Old Market Square at 6.30pm. Dr Murray, who lived with his family in the Lady Bay area of West Bridgford, was a keen campaigner for cyclists' rights and was a regular face at the rides, which are held on the last Friday of every month and feature cyclists coming together to ride the normally car-clogged streets of their cities.


  9. Some Images from Saturday's Marches Throughout CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 |

    This last Saturday, you marched. You rallied. You marched in big cities. You rallied in other cities.


  10. Data: January is the best month to break-up with someoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... It will take at least 20 minutes for the sea of bikers to pass, allowing for a quick getaway. (The next Critical Mass ride is scheduled for Feb. 26 .) less Critical Mass: Wait until the bikers are about to pass in front of you, dump them, then ...


  11. Nelson cycling advocate group protest against proposed Maitai Walkway banRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Nelson Mail

    Cyclists are challenging the Nelson City Council on a pending decision to ban cyclists from a stretch of the Maitai Walkway. A group of about 30 protest riders made their objections known on Friday as part of the Critical Mass Nelson NZ demonstration.


  12. SVBC Member Spotlight: Virginia PanlasiguiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition

    Virginia has been on a bike since she was a child, helping her brother with his Mercury News paper route on their Stingray bikes. She continued to ride after starting her own family, riding a tandem with a trailer bike attached to it so she could ride with her 10-year old son and 5-year old daughter.


  13. Hundreds Expected At 'Resist Trump Critical Mass' Ride From Mpls. To St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | CBS Local

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  14. Environment: Holding on to country park dream in SheffieldRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2016 | Sheffield Telegraph

    "Bike rides bring communities together, I think," said Paul Antcliffe, reflecting on his work as a ride leader for British Cycling, a member of Cycle Sheffield and the founder of the city region's Critical Mass Group, which aims be the friendliest society of its kind on the planet. "In 2009, I was very ill due to diabetes.


  15. Spooky cyclists in Critical Mass Halloween ride 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | This Is Leicestershire

    Witches, skeletons, monsters and even an orange octopus were among the bike enthusiasts taking part in the annual event, organised by Leicester Critical Mass. This year the ride began shortly after 6pm this evening and they went on a rush-hour ride up the Golden Mile to see the Diwali lights.


  16. Critical Mass To Get Into The Spirit Of The HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... and can share the road with people on bikes, hundreds of cyclists are expected to take part in tonight's Critical Mass ride in Miami. Getting into the spirit of the Halloween holiday, the cyclists will be in costume as the pedal 11 miles through ...


  17. Palienka's Release In Courtroom Met With Cries "Long Live Belarus!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | Charter97

    The Tsentralny district court of Minsk sentenced Dzmitry Palienka to two years of imprisonment with a two-year suspension of the sentence. The activist of the Critical Mass event was found guilty of assaulting a police officer and dissemination of pornographic materials through the Internet.


  18. Paliyenka's Speech In Court Accompanied With 'Long Live Belarus!' ChantingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Charter97

    Dzmitry Paliyenka recited the verse written by former political prisoner Ihar Alinevich about the love to Belarus and fighting for its freedom. Making the last speech in the Central district court of Minsk today, the "Critical Mass" cyclist Dzmitry Paliyenka thanked everyone for their support straightaway, Radio Liberty reports.


  19. Public Prosecutor Asks To Release Dzmitry Paliyenka From CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Charter97

    In his speech at the trial over the case of the "Critical Mass" cyclist Dzmitry Paliyenka , Public Prosecutor Aleh Yurkevich has expressed the position of the state prosecution with regard to the punishment of the activist: to subject him to criminal responsibility in the form of imprisonment for two years with delay of sentence and to release him from custody in the court hall. We remind, the trial against cyclist Dzmitry Paliyenka has started at 10 a.m. today in Minsk.


  20. Minsk Activists Demand to Release Dzmitry PalienkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Charter97

    The day before the trial of Dzmitry Palienka , which has started in the Tsentralny district court of Minsk at 10 am today, the activists of the Internet movement "Poshug" painted a large number of stencil images in the center of Minsk to support the activist, who was detained on April 29, and the mass ride "Critical Mass", the group of anarchists from "Poshug" inform. The activist is tried under Article 364 of the Criminal Code of Belarus "violence or a threat of violence against law enforcement officers", according to which the accused is liable to arrest, restriction of liberty for up to five years, or imprisonment for up to six years.