bike month

This Bike Started Life As A Wheelchair

This Bike Started Life As A Wheelchair

To promote an upcoming charity bike ride for the local Heart and Stroke Foundation, Toronto-based ad agency Agency59 turned a wheelchair into a fully functional bicycle. It took the brains (and fabrication know-how) of an expert designer, but the finished product is completely rideable, as its creator demonstrates in this…

Ride Along With A Stunt Bike Superstar With A GoPro Helmet Camera

Ride Along With A Stunt Bike Superstar With A GoPro Helmet Camera

Video: Pro biker Danny MacAskill enjoys a casual Sunday bike ride, just like any of us. But for Danny, a leisurely ride includes some of the sickest jumps and stomach-dropping balancing acts you’ve ever seen. Luckily, he strapped a GoPro to his helmet so we could ride along, no broken…

Why A Fitness-Tracking App Is Selling Its Data To City Planners

Why A Fitness-Tracking App Is Selling Its Data To City Planners

Strava, a popular fitness-tracking app for runners and cyclists, just announced a new initiative. Because the app collects so much location information about people on the move, the company is now selling its data to local governments, where city planners can put it to use. Good idea!