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Thanks to David, Thanks to Ride Studio Cafe!

The Ride Studio Cafe hosted a thank-you party for outgoing MassBike Executive Director David Watson, right, on Jan. 25. Patria Lanfranchi, left, and Rob Vandermark, presented David with a huge donation of more than $1,300. The funds were raised by their customers who participated in Rapha’s Festive 500 during the Holidays. Special thanks to  Harpoon […]

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Boston Strong: Why Beantown Can Soon Be America’s Best Bike Town

By RICHARD FRIES Folks in Portland, Boulder, and San Francisco would be well-served to keep an eye in the rear view mirror. For I predict one city, with help from People for Bikes and MassBike, will soon be spoken of as THE shining example of a great cycling city. As my hometown, there is undoubtedly […]

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Self-Powered Commuting

MassBike is honored to be chosen as a recipient for Google’s Self-Powered Commuting program through Global Giving. Google’s Self-Powered Commuting program encourages employees to bike, walk, or use other non-motorized methods of arriving at work. Throughout the campaign, Google employees logged their self-powered miles. Now, at the program wrap up, they have been rewarded for […]

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A Conversation with MassBike’s New Executive Director

MassBike’s Board of Directors has named well-respected and experienced promoter, announcer, and journalist Richard Fries as our new Executive Director. Fries takes over the helm of the statewide organization as bicycling and bicycle commuting is growing in popularity across Massachusetts. He most recently worked as marketing director for the Best Buddies Challenge rides and as […]

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MassBike Names Richard Fries as New Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JAN. 6, 2015 CONTACT: Beth Rodio, Beth@MassBike.org Experienced Promoter, Announcer, and Journalist Will Lead Statewide Advocacy Group As Bicycling is Growing in Popularity. BOSTON (Jan. 6, 2015) – After an extensive search and interview process the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition (MassBike) has named Richard Fries to serve as […]

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Building Bike Culture in Fall River

There are a lot of ways that MassBike helps communities in Massachusetts access safer bicycling. We work through Safe Routes to School, the MassDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Awareness and Enforcement Program, Mass in Motion, and our Bikeable Communities Program, just to name a few. In Fall River, a lot of these programs are coming […]

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Your Support Helps Make Bicyclists Safer

We are on the last mile of our Winter Appeal. Here is one more reminder of how your support helps bicyclists in all communities.   Click here to open this image on the web and to share.  

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Your Support Helps Build Bike Lanes

Our work in Springfield helped build their first ever bike lane! Give to MassBike to help residents across Massachusetts get infrastructure.   Click here to open image on the web and to share.  

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MassBike Gets Festive

MassBike is pleased to announce that we have been chosen as a beneficiary for Ride Studio Cafe’s Ride Conservation Fund during the Rapha Festive 500. Ride Studio Cafe (RSC) in Lexington, a cycling shop with a goal to get more people on bikes and to get cyclists out more, has been participating in the Festive […]

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Your Support Helps Make Kids Safer and Healthier

When you support MassBike, you help kids throughout Massachusetts get on their bikes.   Click here to open this image on the web and to share.

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