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Posted on May 1, 2013 | No CommentsThe League of American Bicyclists has just released the 2013 edition of their Bicycle Friendly State rankings, and Kansas has dropped all the way to #40, a precipitous fall from just three years ago, when Kansas was ranked #13 in the nation.Posted on April 23, 2013 | No CommentsThe League of American Bicyclists has released their latest Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) list. Congrats to the City of Shawnee for becoming the second Silver BFB in Kansas!Posted on April 19, 2013 | No CommentsThis April, the Bicycle X-Change Shops in Wichita are celebrating 40 years of providing bicycles and cycling gear to the Wichita area. Congrats and thank you, Bikeman!Posted on April 16, 2013 | No CommentsThe League of American Bicyclists has announced the latest Bicycle Friendly Universities, and once again, no Kansas college has made the grade.Posted on April 1, 2013 | No CommentsThe 30 Days of Biking Challenge runs from April 1 to April 30, and the concept is very simple: ride your bike every day.Posted on March 12, 2013 | 3 CommentsPeabody, Kansas is a very small town located in a rural east central Kansas, but its high school, Peabody-Burns High School, boasts something that no other school in the state can claim: a mountain biking club.Posted on February 28, 2013 | No CommentsA roundup of some recent notable quotes from around the region and world … some cool, some quirky, and some what-the-heck...Posted on February 21, 2013 | No CommentsThe city of Minneapolis, Minnesota recently released a report that provides a very interesting glimpse into what happens when a city becomes more bicycle-friendly -- more people ride, and it becomes safer for everyone.Posted on February 11, 2013 | No CommentsSt. Louis Mayoral candidate Lewis Reed is an avid bicycle commuter, and his latest television campaign ad shows him riding his bike to work, carrying his bicycle into city hall, and traveling around his city by bike.Posted on October 29, 2012 | 1 CommentCongratulations to Rosedale Development Association in Kansas City, Kansas, the first business in Kansas to earn the silver level Bicycle Friendly Business designation.