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CycleBar Coming Soon to Easton, Powell, Polaris & Short North

Walker Evans Walker Evans CycleBar Coming Soon to Easton, Powell, Polaris & Short North

Indoor cycling workout space CycleBar will be making its Central Ohio debut this spring when it opens at 4201 Weaverton Lane at the Easton Gateway. The facility offers a unique high-energy exercise experience in what is described as a “concert-like” atmosphere. “I am excited about bringing the CycleBar experience to Columbus,” says franchise operator David Eichelberger. “The Columbus […]

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Tips for Winter Bike Riding

Meredith Joy Meredith Joy Tips for Winter Bike Riding

The topic of winter bike riding begs an important question: Why the hell ride in winter? I get it. I am more than sympathetic to the fair-weather riders among us; winter riding presents some unique challenges. But go ahead and do it anyway. Why? Lots of reasons, I suppose, but the best I can think […]

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Cycling Your Way to a Healthier You

Bridgette Kidd Bridgette Kidd Cycling Your Way to a Healthier You

With a new year, often comes resolutions to be more active. Gym members can attest to the drastic change that happens after January 1st. Treadmills and elliptical machines, abandoned over the holidays, are now crowded with people hoping to lose weight and get healthy. While some might find success, many of us will succumb to […]

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Columbus Opens City’s First Protected Bike Lane to the Public

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Opens City’s First Protected Bike Lane to the Public

While cyclists have already been utilizing some of the completed portions of the new bike lanes along Fourth and Summit Streets for several weeks, the new project officially opened to the public with a ribbon cutting ceremony held yesterday afternoon by city leaders. The new installment includes the first protected lane in the City of […]

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Cycling Team Promotes Women in a Male Dominated Sport

Jenna Taylor Jenna Taylor Cycling Team Promotes Women in a Male Dominated Sport

Meet the Lady Gnar Shedders, a women’s developmental cycling racing team, rare in a sport mainly dominated by men. That small fact doesn’t alarm this team of fierce women racers though. Since the team formed in 2013 they have collectively participated in 206 races, and nearly 100 community events in 2014 alone. Surprisingly, competitive cycling […]

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Protected Bike Lane on Summit Just the Beginning, Says City and Cycling Advocates

Brent Warren Brent Warren Protected Bike Lane on Summit Just the Beginning, Says City and Cycling Advocates

A protected bike lane is planned for a 1.4-mile portion of Summit Street in the University District. The new lane will be ten feet wide and will run from Hudson Street to 11th Avenue, providing both north- and south-bound travel lanes that are separated from car traffic by a two-foot buffer and an eight-foot parking […]

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CoGo Bike Share Plans to Expand With New Stations in 2015

Walker Evans Walker Evans CoGo Bike Share Plans to Expand With New Stations in 2015

The CoGo Bike Share system may see its first station expansion in 2015 if funding can be secured by public and private partnerships in the coming weeks. Between six and twelve new stations are being planned in areas that have been requested by system users and studied as places where the need is greatest. “We’ve […]

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