Notes from the 2010 Western Wisconsin Bike Summit

On Tuesday march 23, somewhere between 230 to 250 people attended the 1st Western Wisconsin Bike Summit in La Crosse, WI. This event was organized by the Drifters Region Bicycle Coalition (DRBC) and Human Powered Trails (HPT), in coordination with the Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin (BFW) and the International Mountain Biking Association (IMBA). The event was aimed at raising community…
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Life in the Bike Lane

Hello biking community- my name is Karen and I am contributing to DRBC by writing about my biking experiences. First, a little background on how I got started. I started commuting by bike in college right here at UWL in the mid-nineties. Finding it easier to find a spot to park a bike than my VW, biking became second nature.…
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Western Wisconsin Bike Summit

On Tuesday, March 23 the first Western Wisconsin Bike Summit will take place at the Radisson Center. Doors open at 5pm for a social and networking hour, speakers start at 6:30. This local event was organized by a variety of area bicycling groups including Human Powered Trails and Driftless Region Bicycle Coalition in coordination with the Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin…
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