Archive for the 'Updates' Category

Product review: Jandd Frame Pac

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
By David Kurushima, Retail Manager Do your summer plans include a day ride on your road bike or shredding some trails on your mountain bike? How about a fully-loaded tour or a casual trip across town with nothing but your lock and keys? Well, consider this humble gem of convenience: the Frame Pac(k) by Jandd Mountaineering. As the name might suggest, the Frame Pac nestles inside the main triangle of a standard bicy

Voodoo launches the bike doughnut in honor of the Community Cycling Center!

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager This July, Voodoo Doughnut is celebrating the Community Cycling Center’s 20th anniversary with the introduction of the bike doughnut! From now until August 2nd, every time you purchase a bike doughnut at the downtown or NE Portland Voodoo locations, a portion of the proceeds will go towards helping us get more people on bikes. “There’s no

A thank you to our supporters from Mychal

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
Dear Friends, Celebrating the Community Cycling Center’s 20th anniversary is a humbling experience. When we started the campaign at the beginning of June, we never thought it would be as wildly successful as it has become. We set a fundraising goal of $30,000 and our community of supporters rose to the occasion and gave generously.  We raised $37,400! Thank you all so much. During the same month, we also establi

#TBT: Brian Lacy on the Yellow Bike Program

Thursday, June 26th, 2014
  Recently, Lost Oregon dug up some fun video archives about the Yellow Bike Program. We sat down with Brian Lacy, our founder, to chat about the Community Cycling Center’s involvement with the program. Although the Cycling Center eventually pulled away from the program, Brian spoke of the hope and optimism that providing free bikes brought to our community.     – Brian Lacy on the Yellow Bike Pr