Average Joe Cyclist Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/5922 en Why aren't more people using bike lanes? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2011/02/27/why-arent-more-people-using-bike-lanes Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it: as the winds of change blow in our new bike lanes, opponents of change shout against the wind – just as others once railed against cars.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2011/02/27/why-arent-more-people-using-bike-lanes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Byke Bytes Commentary News Outdoors Opinion City Culture Environment bike lanes Cyclists Henry Ford Hornby Street Vancouver Bike Lanes Vancouver cycling culture Mon, 28 Feb 2011 05:52:00 +0000 Average Joe Cyclist 6436 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Road rage or traffic tantrums? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2011/02/03/road-rage-or-traffic-tantrums Recently, the news has been full of road rage, but let’s call a spade a spade. Road rage is really just a traffic tantrum (a tantrum in a four-ton vehicle that endangers us all).<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2011/02/03/road-rage-or-traffic-tantrums" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Byke Bytes Commentary News Politics Opinion cycling activism road rage traffic tantrums Fri, 04 Feb 2011 12:22:00 +0000 Average Joe Cyclist 6233 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Vancouver’s vibrant veloculture http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2011/01/17/vancouver%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s-vibrant-veloculture Vancouver’s cycling culture has been accused of being a dull monoculture. Nothing could be further from the truth. Vancouver’s vibrant cycling culture enriches our city’s fabulous diversity.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2011/01/17/vancouver%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s-vibrant-veloculture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Byke Bytes Commentary Outdoors Politics Sports Opinion Culture bicycling cycling Vancouver cycling culture Tue, 18 Jan 2011 13:50:00 +0000 Average Joe Cyclist 6071 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Magical moments in Vancouver cycling in 2010 http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2010/12/30/magical-moments-vancouver-cycling-2010 2010 was a watershed year for Vancouver cycling, as the city made giant strides towards sustainability. This is not just about cycling – this is about the future viability of our city.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/bikebytes/2010/12/30/magical-moments-vancouver-cycling-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Byke Bytes Commentary News Politics Opinion City Culture Environment Cycling in Vancouver environmental sustainability Mayor Gregor Robertson Vancouver Area Cycling Coalition Fri, 31 Dec 2010 07:05:00 +0000 Average Joe Cyclist 5923 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com