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CANCELED: Community Bike Ride 5/10/2015

With the threat of storms this Sunday combined with it being Mothers’ Day, we are going to cancel this Sunday’s Community Bike Ride and will reschedule it for some point in June. Have a great Mother’s Day and try to stay dry!

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Spring Cycle Academy Hackathon presented by ObjectRocket/Rackspace 5/16/2015

On Saturday May 16th from 9am to 7pm we will have another Hackathon to further develop the Cycle Academy Platform. It is hosted by Rackspace at their ObjectRocket office in Downtown Austin. Food from Tacodeli and Blue Dahlia Bistro plus beverages and snacks by Ghisallo and KIND. We are looking for more developers, so if […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 24

Eastside Memorial students gained fame and notoriety this week for their participation in Bike Club! Students basked in the spotlight with pictures featured on posters at Eastside Memorial promoting interesting new clubs! Living up to their reputation, the Club went above and beyond this week by exploring new routes in Austin. Students trekked ten miles […]

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Bike-To-Eat Week : May 1st – May 7th, 2015

  For the fourth year running, we are hosting Bike-To-Eat Week which is a free social event across Austin. May is Bike Month and during the first week (5/1/2015 – 5/7/2015) you will receive a 10% discount off your food and drinks when you arrive by bike at any of the participating establishments. This is […]

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Community Bike Ride 5/10/2015

Join the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative, Rosewood Neighborhood youth and and other community members on a casual ride from Boggy Creek Park, on the new Pedernales Protected Bike Way, to Lady Bird Lake, the Boardwalk and back again. This is part of the national Youth Bike Ride week. Date: Sunday, May 10th 2015 Start Time: 9:30am […]

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Two Wheels of Awesome – Episode 23

Blanton Elementary officially completed the Ghisallo Cycling Initiative’s Earn-A-Bike Program! This program allows students to earn bikes by learning a set of maintenance tasks through the hands on experiences that come with rebuilding and repairing bikes in the shop on campus. Students in this program learn how to fix and maintain bikes while building one […]

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2015 Q1 After-School Infographic & Our Spring 21 Days of Giving Donation Drive

Where is our time and your funds going? Check our our 2015 Q1 after-school infographic! During Januaray through March, we have mentored over 625 Bike Club participants and we also have been producing bike rodeos and clinics serving over 550 youth this spring all over Austin! Our spring 21 Days of Giving donation drive started […]

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