Tag Archives: cycling

Friday, May 18, Is National Bike To Work Day


The Bicycle Coalition of Maine and the Portland Gear Hub Will Be Out to Welcome Bicycle Commuters with Snacks, Coupons for Free Coffee, Mechanics Stands and Tools for Quick Adjustments, and More! Bicycle commuters in Portland will find a warm … Continue reading

 

We’re Launching Our FREE Where To Ride Tool Tomorrow


Our Free-To-Use Where To Ride Tool Lets You Search Curated On- And Off-Road Routes Throughout Maine To Find Your Perfect Ride The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is launching a new, web-based, search tool called Where To Ride tomorrow that lets … Continue reading

 

Sell Your Quality Used Bicycle at the Great Maine Bike Swap on April 22!


 The often imitated, never duplicated Great Maine Bike Swap is coming to the University of Southern Maine‘s Portland campus on Sunday, April 22, from 10am-1pm! If you’ve got a bicycle to sell, our Great Maine Bike Swap is the … Continue reading

 

Presenting Your 2018 Bicycle Coalition of Maine Award Winners!


At our Kickoff Party on Saturday, Feb. 3, we announced the winners of our 2018 Annual Awards, honoring nine Maine individuals and organizations for their commitment to making the state a better place for cyclists and pedestrians in 2017. “The … Continue reading

 

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Names New Executive Director


John S. Williams, a Seasoned Executive and an Avid Cyclist, Is Expected to Take the Reins on Sept. 25 August 23, 2017 – (PORTLAND, Maine) – After an extensive, nationwide search, the Bicycle Coalition of Maine has selected John S. … Continue reading

 

BikeMaine 2017 is Sold Out!


The “Pathway to the Peaks” Tour Through Western and Central Maine, Limited to 400 Riders, Has Reached Capacity but Volunteers Are Still Welcome March 21, 2017 – (PORTLAND, Maine) – The fifth annual BikeMaine ride has sold out and is … Continue reading

 

Bicycle Coalition of Maine Announces Annual Award Winners


The Bicycle Coalition of Maine has announced the winners of its 2017 Annual Awards, honoring eight Maine individuals and organizations for their commitment to making Maine better for biking and walking in 2016. “Each of these winners exemplifies what is … Continue reading

 

Coalition Takes Part in Bike-a-Palooza


  This article originally appeared in the Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal Bike-a-palooza is warm-up for Dempsey Challenge    Mark LaFlamme, Staff Writer Lewiston-Auburn | Thursday, October 11, 2012 AUBURN — It’s a crazy world and things seem to change by the minute, but … Continue reading

 

Portland Press Herald – More Walk & Bike to School Day


  This article originally appeared on PressHerald.com Maine students join ‘Walk to School’ program Some parents walk or ride bikes with their children as part of an international celebration. October 5, 2012 | By Tom Bell tbell@mainetoday.com Staff Writer PORTLAND – When Sandra Gorsuch-Plummer … Continue reading

 

Portland Press Herald – Walk & Bike to School Day


  This article originally appeared on PressHerald.com and is written by one of our favorite writers, Karen Beaudoin.  Check out her regular column here.   Caution: Kids biking to school Wednesday   Tuesday October 02, 2012 | 02:07 PM Posted by Karen Beaudoin kbeaudoin@mainetoday.com … Continue reading