Cycling is Good for Drivers

Here at the Bike Fed we believe strongly that it’s not us versus them. Instead, we like to think that, no matter how you travel, we’re all on the road together. And there’s mounting evidence that we’re right. A recent survey by the web app Waze found that the most satisfied and happy drivers in [...]


Driving “Affectionately”

  As printed in 11 August 2016 Oregon (Wisconsin) Observer We all bear responsibility for tragedies like this. On a Friday morning in August, a bicyclist was struck and killed by a motorist on Lincoln Road, southwest of Oregon. A Village of Brooklyn man has been charged with homicide by negligent operation of a vehicle [...]




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 [...]