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More Reasons To Get In On The Bike Expo Fun

We’ve already covered rides that end at the Philly Bike Expo, don’t-miss workshops and panels, and a cool community conversation around equity in cycling. Here are two other highlights of this weekend’s Philly Bike Expo:  1,850 total views

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Spectate One of the Region’s Most Fun Races—And Get There By Bike

Spectating a race is super fun. Cheering on people who have been training and get up early to push themselves to their limit, and chilling on the sidelines while they get exhausted, is a great way to spend a Sunday. Cyclocross races can be especially exciting to spectate, as they involve fun-to-watch challenges such as […]

Meet Our 2019 Gala Honorees

The Bicycle Coalition’s 6th Annual Gala and Awards Dinner will be honoring individuals who have positively contributed to the accessibility, quality, equity, and joy of cycling in our region. Join us on October 29th to help celebrate their work, and to support the Bicycle Coalition’s advocacy and youth development programming.

BCYC Scholarship Recipient Updates

Our Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling Scholarship Fund is now in its third year, and we are so proud of the persistence, creativity, and excellence our athletes are bringing to their college communities. Read on to find out more about all of their accomplishments.

Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling Races Into Summer

Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling’s (BCYC) June 2nd Criterium Race in West Fairmount Park closed out the athletes’ spring Core season and welcomed new and returning All Stars to the summer teams. Friends and family of BCYC gathered on the center lawn of the 1/2 mile Sweetbriar Loop to cheer our teams through their (Cat C) […]

Spotlight on Some of Philly’s Youngest Cyclists: Little Bellas

Last week, we had the good fortune of sitting down with Caitlin Thompson, recipient of the 2018 Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling award, board member for Neighborhood Bike Works, and founder of the Philadelphia chapter of Little Bellas, a mountain bike program for girls ages 7 to 13. Little Bellas is entering its third year in […]

Thank You Bicycle Club of Philadelphia!

The Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling program is expanding, as planned, this year, opening a new education headquarters on Lemon Hill and adding an additional site for the season, Roxborough High. What wasn’t planned, though, was the announcement that one of the program’s founding sponsors, ASE, was starting to restructure due to financial concerns. Enter the […]

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Bicycle Coalition Opens Education Center in Fairmount Park

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is expanding into Fairmount Park with the opening of its first park-based cycling education and community center. Housed in the historic Sedgley Porter House on Lemon Hill, the center will act as a community hub for all of BCGP’s cycling education programs with a special focus on its Bicycle […]

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Updates from Bicycle Coalition Youth Cycling

BCYC rides with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson On October 25th, BCYC All Star Marc Darden, program coordinator Kate Campbell and policy coordinator Randy LoBasso went on a ride with Councilman Kenyatta Johnson to check out bike infrastructure in the 2nd district (which covers parts of Center City, South and Southwest Philadelphia). Marc talked to Councilman KJ […]

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Thank You For Another Amazing Gala!

Our 2018 Gala & Awards Dinner was an incredible success thanks to all of you in our warm and generous community. After all of the hard work that we put into planning this event, it was inspiring to see everyone come together to celebrate cycling, to have fun and see the impact we can make […]

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