CaZBike on the radio

On August 13, City of Phoenix Traffic Engineer Kerry Wilcoxon and Coalition Board Member Gene Holmerud were interviewed by Nick Richert of KillRadio.org. Kill Radio is associated with KPFK-FM Los Angeles which is operated by Pacifica Foundation, an independent, listener-supported (alternative) organization. Kill Radio has a number of cycling oriented programs, specifically at 10AM, for […]

Be a part of Bike Town

Bicycling Magazine has once again named the Phoenix Metro area as a BikeTown USA. This means that there are 30 new Jamis Bicycles available to people who enter the contest. Important details: Entries are due by September 16th. Enter online at www.bicycling.com/biketown Winners will receive their new bikes at a ceremony September 26th at the […]

PHX police seek driver of Silver BMW

Cyclist killed in north Phoenix this weekend by a hit-and-run driver. If you have ANY info contact numbers are at the bottom of the article from azcentral.com. UPDATE: police say they have apprehened the man they believe to be responsible for the killing — Police say an anonymous tip lead to the apprehension and arrest […]

PAT “Pedals and Pumps” Gala: Sept 26

Save The Date !! Saturday September 26, 6 p.mCrossroads Center at Prescott College First Annual Pedals & Pumps Gala!Join us in celebrating individuals and businesses/organizations who have demonstrated a commitment to a higher quality of life by supporting a bicycle and pedestrian friendly community – while also enjoying a three-course meal, live entertainment, open bar […]

I believe I understand the logic…

See story on NPR.

Call for Board Nominations

Are YOU the new face of bicycling in Arizona? Do you have a vision of the future of bicycling in our state and would like to share talents and contribute ideas on making it a reality? Just want to get involved? The Coalition of Arizona Bicyclists is now accepting nominations for two Board of Directors […]

Another satisfied Bike Ed student

A graduate of CAzbike’s Road 1 class offers advice to blogger Justin who complains of the cycling situation here in metro Phoenix. His complaints are not all unjustified — however, the missing piece is definitely education: …if you’re new to road cycling, a training course is highly recommended. I’ve been a mountain biker for many […]

Photo Contest

CAzBike Spring/Summer Photo Contest We need your photos! Winter is over… and we need a more suitable pic for the home page. Please submit your photographic interpretation of cycling in Arizona in the Spring/Summer — or any cycling theme. Anyone can submit — members, non-members, professional photographers and amateurs alike! The winner The winning photo […]

2009 LAB/IMBA Bike Summit in Washington DC

Earlier this month, 580 enthusiastic cyclists plus manufacturers, municipal officials and lawmakers convened in Washington DC to promote our favorite sport and mode of transportation. The event was co-sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists (LAB) and the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). Most attendees were from the United States, but Canada and two European […]

Volunteers Needed

Event Volunteers are needed on an ongoing basis. Current opportunities El Tour de Phoenix registration Friday April 3. Five hr or all day shifts available. We are in serious need of your help here. It’s not hard work, and you get to introduce CAzBike to over one thousand riders!! Contact RS Matt at radarm@cazbike.org We […]