ERIK’S New Location in Greenfield, WI.

We don’t always write blog posts about new bike shops opening, but when the first day involves a $500 donation to the Bike Fed, that’s something to crow about. We couldn’t be happier to welcome ERIK’s latest shop to their new location in Greenfield this Saturday. If you are going, grab me to say hello. [...]



Fire Up Your Back to School!

As students across Wisconsin prepare to go back to school the Bike Fed has some exciting programs available to help your school promote safe and healthy biking and walking and physical activity in general. Your child’s school could win $1,000 or more this fall with Fire Up Your Feet! Thanks to a generous sponsorship from [...]


Long Live the Polish Moon Ride

I’m over the moon about the positive response to our inaugural Polish Moon Ride. We had 376 people on the ride according to Cycling Hall of Famer Tom Schuler, who did a manual count on the ride from front to back. It was particularly gratifying to see so many families with kids.  It seemed like [...]


Is Bicycling the New Golf?

I don’t golf, but after riding with more than 350 area business leaders last Friday on the Eppstein Uhen Architects Beyond Design Tour, I think I’m going to start printing business cards on waterproof paper so they don’t get soggy when you put them in your jersey pocket! This was the tenth year that Rich Tennessen [...]