Shifting Gears Program – Fresh Thyme Markets – Bikes Needed

Shifting Gears Program – Fresh Thyme Markets – Bikes Needed

The Shifting Gears program takes in used bikes, refurbishes them, and places them throughout Indiana. In 2015, more than 200 bicycles have been distributed to people in need, but the demand exceeds the supply of bicycles. There are currently 420 ...


Riding to the Sound of Hope

Over Memorial Day weekend we rode from Lafayette Indiana 46 miles to Kentland IN to ride on a Viet Nam Huey chopper. Lots of memories and a lot of fun. Name: Joe H. & JoAn P. Bicycle: Raleigh ie


First & Second “real” bikes

I bought my first "real" bike at BGI North in 2008. It was a Giant, Boulder, with a steal frame. I save two of my part-time jobs paychecks, because I'm so passionate about riding. I went to BGI with my mom and I told her, " ...


24 Hours of Booty Indianapolis – Ride to Fight Cancer, June 26-27, 2015

24 Hours of Booty is back for a fourth year in Indianapolis!  Our event HQ, also known as “Bootyville” will be held at Butler University and the 3.5-mile Booty Loop runs through Butler Tarkington Neighborhood.  The event ...


Not so stranded…

On a beautiful Indy morning we headed to cheer on our large group of crazy friends who had voluntarily elected to run 13.1 miles, just for fun. In the course of that blissful and awe-inspiring event, we hit a snag…or a nail, or some other ...


Advocacy Action Item: Mountain Bike Permit at Indiana State Parks

On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015, the (Indiana) Natural Resources Commission will be meeting (10 am , Fort Harrison State Park, agenda: to discuss raising and creation of various fees, one of them being a off-road ...


Zionsville Bike Challenge – May 18-June 28, 2015

Four bicycle challenges for bicycle riders (and bicycle riding families!) at all skill levels, sponored by Zionsville Parks & Recreation. Family Fun – Goal 90 Minutes a week Beginner – Goal 200 miles in 6 weeks Intermediate ...


B&O Bicycle Tour, June 6, 2015

The 23rd Annual B&O Bicycle Tour winds its way through Hendricks Count, Indiana, crossing the future B&O Trail several times.  You can choose from 10, 25, 45 or 62-mile loops.  After the ride, stik around for lunch and live ...


Indianapolis Mayor’s Ride, June 6, 2015

Ride with Mayor Ballard on the 7th Mayor's Bike Ride – he's hoping for a large crowd on his last Mayor's Bike Ride as Mayor of Indianapolis. Date & Time: Saturday, June 6, 2015 Location: Indy Bike Hub YMCA 224 E. Market ...


Your Bicycle: Bike to the Ballpark by Rick Rosales

Popcorn. Hot dogs. Sunshine. FRESH • LOCAL • BEER. And bicycles. Opening Day around the country carries special meaning but for me it’s all about community. It’s about the Mayor bringing neighbors together to support Sun ...