Tell Us Your Story & Win a Bike!
Through May 22nd we're accepting applications from women in Southern California on "Why I Need a New Bike." The two lucky winners will win an Electra Amsterdam city bike or Electra Cherry cruiser. Do you have a great story about why you need a new bike? We're taking submissions now right here!
Listen - Daniella Alcedo's newest #WomenTalkBikes
Eve Sanford talks about on her solo West Coast bike tour from Washington to California in the fall of 2014. Eve shares her stories of loading her Cannondell bike with 40 lbs of gear, making friends, in the rain and how jellybeans got her through the tough times.
Excellent Editorial on the Growing Bike Movement
- The Bike Boom - Christian Science Monitor - June 30, 2013
- While You Were Out Riding, Bike Advocacy Became Cool - Bicycling - we think summer 2012...(no date given online)
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Pedal Love is a volunteer labor of love. Our creative team all have other work to support what they do here. Your donation at any level much appreciated to help elevate the voice of women for more mindful equitable mobility.
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Women on Bikes California focuses on cultivating the power of storytelling to elevate the voice of women for creating more mindful and healthy mobility for everyone. Our platform is PedalLove.org. We believe in both the bike, and the concept of mindfulness, as powerful tools for optimism in an era when we are recognizing our need for speed is harming the health and well-being of our families, communities and cities.
We promote California's blooming bike and healthy transportation culture through this storytelling via in person trainings, webinars, and mentorships. We work to catalyze this culture via proactive media outreach. Learn more at pedallove.org.
Our key focus is women - but men are welcome too! We are an initiative of the California Bicycle Coalition.