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Spend time with friends and family at Cycle Oregon’s Weekend Ride

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager Are you looking for bike events to do this summer? There is no better place to celebrate the joy of bicycling and practice your bicycle touring skills than on Cycle Oregon’s Weekend Ride. The event will be held at Western Oregon University in Monmouth, where you can experience the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway—the first ever Oregon Scene Bikeway. The

Product Review: Park CM 5.2 Cyclone Chain Scrubber

Monday, April 13th, 2015
By David Kurishima, Retail Manager A year ago I would have rolled my eyes at the thought of writing a review about a chain cleaner. For years I always thought of these grimy plastic “tools” lying around our shop as nothing but a gimmicky toy akin to a Hot Wheels carwash play set, and I would instead opt to clean chains with a brush, a rag and a “pokey tool.” My opinion quickly changed last fall when I joine

Volunteer Spotlight: Cassidy DeMarco

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager Cassidy is one of the most talented people I have had the pleasure to work with. He’s currently our graphic design intern, but has also helped us out with photography, videography, wrenching on bikes, and even scoring music! Cassidy is always willing to step in and volunteer when he can, and for that, we want to honor his commitment to our work

Highlights from ABC and We All Can Ride’s presentation at OATS

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
By Melinda Musser, Communications & Marketing Manager Translations of ABC Member quotes by Lale Santelices, Collaborations Manager Members of Andando en Bicicletas en Cully (ABC) and We All Can Ride  spoke about their work in north and northeast Portland at this week’s Oregon Active Transportation Summit (OATS) in Portland. Here are a few highlights from their presentations:   “In the Latino