Articles in the Passion Category
This pedalin’ version adapted by: Christopher Neubert
Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the home
Not a creature was stirring, not even a gnome.
The Woolie Boolies were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there.
The children were nestled all snug in their beds,
While visions of single track danced in their heads.
And mamma in her ‘Merino wool Jersey, and I in my cycling cap,
Had just settled our brains for a long winter’s nap.
When out on the lawn there arose …
Members of the Transylvania Schools Cycling Club met at the DuPont airstrip overlook recently. Club members ride once a week during warmer months. Stop by Sycamore Cycles to learn more about the club and how to get involved. (Photo by Wes Dickson)
Article in The Transylvania Time click here
By Wes Dickson
Recently, I went out with the Transylvania County Schools Cycling Club, and, wow, it was such a treat! To see the kids loving the trails and the outdoors in the same way that I loved them when I was a kid, …
Article in Citizen times click here
By Karen Chavez
BENT CREEK – Road biking laws, rules, conversation and conflict are well known in Asheville. The N.C. General Assembly even enacted new traffic laws pertaining to road cycling that went into effect Oct. 1.
But when it comes to biking on the trails and in the forest, is it a lawless free-for-all?
As much as Western North Carolina is known as a playground of wild-like forested swaths and sweet single-track trails, it isn’t quite so lawless compared to city streets.
Last week Ryan Zsido was visiting …
Article in BlueRidgeNow click here
By Joey Millwood
Times-News Staff Writer
Published: Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 4:30 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, August 5, 2016 at 10:46 p.m.
Wes Dickson remembers riding his bicycle with an attached bike trailer for his daughter, Hannah, when she was a baby. He remembers bribing her with ice cream to get her to cross a grassy field without training wheels.
Today the two are still making memories on their bikes, as Dickson and his daughter both compete in cross country mountain biking.
Hannah Dickson, 16, is following in her dad’s footsteps. Wes …
Written By: Karen Into
You ride, maybe once a week, maybe once a month, maybe every day. You own a bike or maybe several. You enjoy the freedom of being on two wheels and exploring the world around you, whether it is on the road, on the trail or just getting your errands done around town. Do you ever think about what allows you that freedom other than your ability to pick up a bike get on it and pedal away?
Your access to roads and trails is probably more than you …