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  1. Critical Mass Rides Tonight in Memory of Fallen Cyclist and Ahead of Tropical Storm ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Miami New Times

    ... last month on a cross-country journey. For drivers, of course, there's another wrinkle to this month's ride: Critical Mass happens to fall the weekend before a hurricane might blow into South Florida. So take note of the route if you're planning a ...


  2. Calais migrants crisis: Guildford social enterprise to donate bikes to refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Surrey Advertiser

    Jim Philpott, who is a supervisor at the Guildford Bike Project, was inspired by the Critical Mass to Calais campaign, which seeks to help refugees who have been evicted from Calais and have moved into makeshift camps 7km from the town centre. Mr Philpott has committed to send at least 10 bikes to France via the Critical Mass team, and is using cycles which he knows would not be able to be sold second-hand at the bike project, but that still work.


  3. Kelowna Ghost Bike to serve as a reminder of 'what could have been prevented'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... to making these memorials as long as they are needed." Keenan died from her injuries in July 2014. A Critical Mass Ride has already been held in her honour, and the coalition is considering making it an annual event. We encourage an open exchange of ...


  4. 14 inspiring fitness and wellness events across the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Mashable

    ... the events aren't formally organized or publicly promoted. Find a list of tentative upcoming events on the Critical Mass wikia here . We all know that dance can be an excellent workout that gets your heart pumping. What better way to break a sweat ...


  5. Left Wing Extremists Traveling En Masse To Calais To - Support' Illegals Attempting To Cross ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 |

    ... the tunnel. "a Please join us this August bank holiday weekend on our little trip cycling across the channel: Critical Mass to Calais, taking bikes beyond borders!" reads the Facebook group . Timothy Woolrich, 48, from Rotherhithe London, repairs ...


  6. 9 bright & functional cycling accessories for summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Shiny shiny

    ... wet it before you go out and use when necessary! This is a fantastic little speaker, perfect for events like Critical Mass or to take on a longer ride in the countryside. It works with Bluetooth, and comes with a suction cup and resonating ...


  7. Bikes and the Fight For Liveable CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 |

    Join us for a talk about vital transportation issues with the author of In the City of Bikes: The Story of the Amsterdam. Cyclist, Pete Jordan, and our own Jason Henderson, author of Street Fight: The Struggle over Urban Mobility in San Francisco.


  8. City's Green Spaces GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | New Haven Independent

    ... will install LED lights in the underpass by the end of the month, he said. Soon members of the cycling group Critical Mass arrived on bicycles. Kitchen Zinc served everyone pizza in the park, and Audubon Connecticut displayed live birds of prey. New ...


  9. Critical Mass Heads Through Little Havana, Liberty City, Wynwood TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Miami New Times

    ... in other words, for joining a few dozen of your closest, sweatiest friends on a 16-mile group ride. Yep, it's Critical Mass tonight. This evening's route essentially makes a big, haphazard loop around northern Miami. From downtown, the ride heads ...


  10. Full Bike Compliance With the Stop Sign Law: An Effective SpectacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 |

    ... and was one of the founders of Critical Mass. In 1997, after Mayor Willie Brown and the SFPD attempted to end Critical Mass with a crackdown ,


  11. Safe ridingRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 |

    The tribute by Kelowna Critical Mass today in honour of the cyclist who was killed by "dooring" was a wonderful gesture. It was especially nice to see them all wearing their helmets when we usually see so many riding every day without one.


  12. 250 cyclists ride in tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 |

    Over 250 cyclists attended the Critical Mass Ride Friday evening in honour of cyclist Patricia Keenan who died July 14 while riding in Kelowna. Keenan was cycling behind a friend as they headed westbound on Bernard past Gordon Drive when the driver of a car, that was parked on Bernard Ave, opened the door of his vehicle to get out just as Keenan was riding by.


  13. Kelowna's critical mass ride for fatally injured rider draws significant crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Kelowna Capital News

    Over 250 cyclists attended the Critical Mass Ride this evening in honour of Kelowna woman Patricia Keenan, who was fatally injured cycling down Bernard Avenue. That number more than doubles the largest critical mass ride ever held in Kelowna.


  14. Patricia Keenan, killed cyclist, honoured in Critical Mass rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | CBC News

    ... Avenue. "It made me sick with sadness. Just an awful event," said Michael V. Smith , the organizer of the Critical Mass event . Smith has organized a Critical Mass ride to draw cyclists from diverse backgrounds together for a group ride through the ...


  15. East Bay Bike Block / OTFRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    ... critical and at least a few Critical Massers died. I don't recall how justice was won in that case, it was. Critical Mass had become so successful in that part of the world that they believed they could slack off on Bike Block, because they had the ...


  16. 2015 Honda Fit EX Long-Term Update 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Motor Trend

    Recently there have been lots of bicycle events in Los Angeles, including Bike Week, Critical Mass, and the CicLAvia ride in Pasadena, just to name a few. I wasn't able to participate in any of the events, but they did remind me of one of Honda's interesting claims regarding the Magic Seats in our long-term Fit.


  17. 10 Years of Change: The evolution of Detroit's non-motorized transportation networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Model D

    Detroit is and always will be the Motor City, but it has shown in recent years that it has plenty of room for other modes of transportation. A decade ago, Detroit hardly had any bike lanes and lacked most other features of a non-motorized transportation system.


  18. 'Slow Roll' bike movement in Minneapolis hopes to build on Detroit's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... to get police help for traffic control and to impose a minimal fee to help cover expenses. Unlike the Critical Mass movement of deliberately obstructive cyclists, Taylor said, "These are not protest rides. Our intent is not to go out and clog up ...


  19. Kelowna Critical Mass Ride to raise awareness about cyclist safety in wake of local woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Kelowna Capital News

    Kelowna cyclists wanting to help raise awareness about the dangers facing bike commuters are invited to take part in a Friday night critical mass ride. UBC Okanagan professor Michael V. Smith is organizing the ride in hopes that some good can come from the death of Patricia Keenan, a 38-year old mother who died July 16, two days after she crashed into a car door that unexpectedly opened as she was cycling down Bernard Avenue.


  20. New Pritzker Project Is Basically A Transit-Ignoring DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Streets Blog Chicago

    As I've stated before , Colonel Jennifer Pritzker, a historic preservationist and an heir to the Pritzker family fortune, has used her wealth in creative ways to help revitalize the Rogers Park community. She deserves credit for restoring Frank Lloyd Wright's Emil Bach House, as well as bringing the Mayne Stage music theater and other businesses to the neighborhood.