Tag Archives: safety

May 9 is National Bike to School Day

Hundreds of Maine school children will bike or walk to school with family members, school staff and volunteers in celebration of National Bike to School Day on May 9th. Organized events were planned at schools across the state throughout May, which is … 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


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


A Rant on Risk

I am what I suppose you could call a low level extreme athlete. I like to do sports that involve risk, because I believe that danger is a delicious gravy to life. I paddle whitewater kayaks in ocean surf, I … Continue reading