Latest Recreational cycling News

Prabal Gurung puts a loving spotlight on the world's misfits

Sep. 11, 2022 16:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Prabal Gurung sent his New York Fashion Week models down a long, stark runway Saturday in the shadow of the United Nations wearing an explosion of sheers and colors as an ode to the misfits of the world who are “often watched and monitored, scrutinized but unseen.” ...

‘Wildest place in Maryland’ under threat from biking trails

Aug. 28, 2022 09:10 AM EDT

FRIENDSVILLE, Md. (AP) — A proposal to expand a network of biking and hiking trails through western Maryland has triggered intense opposition among hikers, whitewater rafters and other outdoor enthusiasts who might otherwise cheer the idea. And that’s because the project —...

Editorial Roundup: Iowa

Jul. 25, 2022 07:15 AM EDT

Des Moines Register. July 24, 2022. Editorial: Trail systems are becoming an Iowa jewel, after years of work “These are projects I was worried I wouldn’t see the completion of in my lifetime,” said Mark Wyatt, executive director of the Iowa Bicycle Coalition. ...

Newport Folk Festival includes stage powered by bicycles

Jul. 23, 2022 07:46 AM EDT

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The Newport Folk Festival, known for creating electrifying musical moments — the most famous being Bob Dylan's decision to plug in his guitar in 1965 — this weekend has a small outer stage that is being powered in part by festival-goers on stationary bicycles. ...