Thank you to each and every one of the 1,000 bike riders that came and Pedaled Joy through Durham for New Belgium’s Tour de Fat Costumed Bike Parade! What a great morning for a bike ride and even better to top it off with a 3,000 friends for a festival in Diamond View Park […]
Great things are happening for Triangle Spokes Group this week! We are thrilled to announce that the board of the Movement Foundation has awarded us a $2,500 grant to support our mission of giving new bikes and helmets to underprivileged children. This generous gift will purchase 35 brand-new bikes and helmets! Thank you to Angie […]
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 to Derick Waller with NBC 17 who took the time to come by the Salvation Army Toy Shop where the bikes were being assembled to see first hand how the bikes are assembled, lined up and given away. He also quickly saw how much money still needed to be raised to make this all […]
Just a reminder, one of the season’s most fun parties happens this Wednesday at the Lonerider Brewery – the Kick Off the Holidays Party, benefiting the Triangle Spokes Group! There will be food, live music and a silent auction. Click here for more details and to RSVP – bring friends and see you there!
We just got word that the 2012 Tour de Fat raised over half a million dollars for charities across the nation, including the Triangle Spokes Group! Such an impressive effort and such a unique, fun event. The Durham event raised $16,043 shared by three charities; attendance, 2,200; 750 parade registrants; 87% waste diversion rate. Fantastic! […]
You’d never know by the weather that we technically have another month or so of winter to go. Birds are singing, flowers are blooming, Spring Fever is hitting! Get your bike ready for the riding season by giving it a thorough tune-up. Nothing ruins a great outing like a busted bike. We let the pros […]