All posts by Kristie Bramwell

One Month Until the Tour de Fat!

Counting down to the third annual Tour de Fat in Durham – one month to go! New Belgium’s day-long celebration of cycling returns on Saturday, June 15 at the American Tobacco Campus. Decorate your bike and come in costume for the bike parade! Line up starts at 10am, parade at 11am and once again all […]


Thank You from the Salvation Army!

We just wanted to share this lovely video that the Salvation Army put together to thank the many individual volunteers and organizations who banded together to help make it a Merry Christmas 2012 for over 8,700 children in Wake County. THANK YOU from all of us for making it possible to give away over 500 […]



Big Bike Happenings in the Triangle!

We are happy to spread the word about some big bike events and news happening around the Triangle! First up is the brand-new Oaks and Spokes Bicycle Festival with events from March 1 – 10 in and around downtown Raleigh. More information here: http://oaksandspokes.com/ Next up, the town of Rolesville is embarking on a series […]




Cycling Safety PSA Student Contest

Hey friends – heard about a great contest for students and wanted to pass along the information: Local law firm HensonFuerst is currently hosting its annual cycling safety PSA contest for students in grades 6 to 12 in Eastern North Carolina. Prizes will be given to the students who produce the first-place entries in each […]




Invisible Bike Helmet!

I was skimming Facebook yesterday and saw this link to a blog post by Brene Brown about invisible bike helmets. Very intriguing. Embedded in the post is a 3-minute video about two women in Sweden who came up with a truly revolutionary alternative to traditional bike helmets. Love the quote – “It’s chicken to be […]