Get out of the road!

I’m just coming down from all the love I get riding around on the Santa Cycle Rampage, it has been particularly distressing to be the victim of rage several times this week. In each incident, the angry person behind the wheel screamed for me to get out of the road and honked. The first incident happened [...]


Fatal Crashes Down in 2014

To date, only four people have been killed riding bicycles in Wisconsin, despite the fact that about half of the 5,742,713 residents ride bicycles. No matter how you cut it, statistics like those makes riding a bike an incredibly safe thing to do for recreation or transportation, even more so if you factor in the [...]



Crosswalk Question: What do bicycles do?

I recently got this question from a member, and it touches on what I think is a poorly understood but very important traffic safety concern: Dave, I noticed this crosswalk law mentioned in a story and wondered what it means for bicyclists? Are you familiar with this law? “Wisconsin’s pedestrian “right-of-way” law, or Statute 346.24 [...]