Memorial Ride for Safety XIV; Mar 24, 2012

Online Pre-reg now closedPlease register morning of event The 2012 theme is Riding (Safely) With Friends. Join the Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists (CAzB) and many east valley cyclist, clubs and shops; and enjoy a supported ride through some of the East Valley foothills. 100K Route Description starting from Iron Gear Sports, we’ll travel south to […]

BikeBUZZ at Joe’s Farm Grill, Gilbert

Come out and join members of  the CAzB for the first BikeBUZZ on March 10, 2012 after a ride from Joe’s Farm Grill to Usery and back. The ride begins at 7 AM and the coffee will be at 10 AM. Help spread awareness of the purpose and work of the Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists, […]

letter: Western Canal Multi-Use Path Improvements at UPRR Crossing

Re: Western Canal Multi-Use Path Improvements at UPRR Crossing

Chandler Centennial Family Bike Ride; Volunteers Needed

We’ll be needing some volunteers to chaperon the 7.4 mile family ride that starts at 9:00AM. It’s a great opportunity for some in the East Valley to ride to the ride, volunteer, and ride home. Linda and Bob B will be working the SAG stop at the turnaround point so you can come by and make them […]

Meet Bob Beane

Bob Beane Bob is the Coalition’s President. My first memories of riding were on a green tricycle when I was two or three years old. Next, I was riding a 20” J C Penny bike when the training wheels came off at about age 5. Before long, my mother was giving me a quarter to ride […]

Hearing on Arizona Stop-as-yield bill scheduled

50th 2nd regular session (2012) HB2211; this bill would allow cyclists (16 years and older) to treat stop signs as yield, similar to the law in Idaho. HEARING SCHEDULED Thursday 1/26/2012 at 9AM (NOT 9 pm as was erroneously stated… sorry) PM by the House Transportation committee. All video is archived, in case you miss it live — […]

CAzB Member Discount

Welcome to CAzB Member’s Discount Program. The Coalition is pleased to announce a new benefit, exclusively for our members; we’re teaming up with area bike shops across Arizona to bring you discounts. Simply show your current CAzB membership card and receive special discounts. Not a member? Join the Coalition now. Thanks to Domenic’s, Adventure Bicycle […]

Phoenix places SLMs and BMUFL signs 48th and Guadalupe

In very late 2011/ very early 2012, the city of Phoenix has placed some SLM (Shared Lane Marking, a.k.a. “Sharrow”) and BMUFL signs (Bikes May Use Full Lane; technically called R4-11) along 48th Street North of Piedmont; this then turns into Guadalupe Road which bends due east and continues over I-10. This is perhaps a […]

Central Ave Phoenix gets a Road Diet

Over the weekend, the City of Phoenix successfully completed the addition of bike lanes along Central Avenue from Camelback Road to Bethany Home Road as part of a “Road Diet”.Sunday afternoon, January 8th, there were many bicyclists already enjoying the addition. The Coalition commends and appreciates the efforts of the city of Phoenix and all […]

Meet Robert Jenson

Bob Jenson Bob is the Coalition’s Vice-President. Robert started riding a bicycle about ten years of age, and was inseparable from it through grade school and even University.He volunteered for several years in the Phoenix Recycles Bicycles program rebuilding bicycles for homeless, schools, job transportation and special needs until the program was shut down by the […]