Get Ready for Gravel Riding

Hey Gravel Riders, The sold out Tour de Chequamegon is fast approaching October 13 – 15. Whether you are riding in this year’s three day adventure or hope to get a spot next year, your friends at Fyxation Bike Shop want to make sure you and your bike are ready for this year’s season of gravel riding […]

Lower Yahara Trail Draws a Crowd

About 200 people joined Dane County Executive Joe Parisi on Sunday for a ribbon cutting to open the Lower Yahara River Trail linking McFarland to the Capital City Trail and points beyond. Here’s a description of the project provided by the county executive’s office: “The Lower Yahara River Trail, an approximately 2.5-mile section of pathway […]

Share & Be Aware Highlighted in National Report on Bike Safety

As traffic fatalities are up across the board, bicyclist deaths rose 12.2% in 2015, the largest percentage increase of any other roadway user group that year. To address this troubling trend, Governor’s Highway Safety Association and State Farm® have partnered on a new report, A Right to the Road: Understanding & Addressing Bicyclist Safety.  Share […]

Budget Inches Closer to Passage (or not)

Here’s the latest on the state transportation budget. Governor Scott Walker told reporters this week that Assembly and Senate leaders were close to agreement on outstanding issues that have delayed passage of the budget, which is now going on two months past due. But Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald voiced […]