Dream Bike Event

It’s a Saturday Spring morning.  Volunteers are showing up by the two’s and three’s.  Families and friends walk up. Mechanics are arriving.  People from Feedback Sports, 6202 Cycling Club, Trek, American Family Insurance and many other companies arrive… American Furniture Warehouse provided trucks to safely transport the hundreds of bikes directly to the schools. The bikes are laid out in rows. Read more

What To Do If The Unthinkable Happens

With the increased popularity of riding bicycles to work and for pleasure there has been an increase in the rise accidents between bicycles and automobiles.  And unfortunately, over the past year, I have noticed an emerging pattern involving bicycle-automobile accidents.  I have received several calls from injured cyclists who had similar stories.  Each told me that he was on his bike, with the lawful right of way, when a car making a left-hand turn crashed into him.   Each called me because not only did he incur severe injuries, but in some cases the police issued a ticket to the cyclist instead of to the driver of the vehicle. Read more