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Interesting stories and video gleened off Twitter

CTC, Cyclists Special, 1955: What Fun!

A special carriage for bikes AND a dining car, how splendid! Tweeted by: @roadcc: This is superb! Found on Shutt VR’s site who in turn found it on Carlton Reid’s www.quickrelease.tv

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NSW State Government to Partner Goulburn to Sydney Classic

Tweeted by: @CyclingAus What terrific news! Friday, 12 August 2011 Men’s National Road Series – Goulburn to Sydney, September 18-19, 2011. The New South Wales State Government will partner the historic 170km Goulburn to Sydney (Camden) Cycle Classic (est 1902) … Continue reading

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Dutch Army Cycling Band at Military Tattoo Edinburgh

The Fanfare Band of The Royal Netherlands Army 6th August 2011 The Royal Netherlands Army have had a Bicycle Corps since 1894. In 1917, the first Bicycle Music Corps was founded. The Fanfare Band continues the traditions of that music … Continue reading

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City of Sydney, Everything’s Connected Campaign

This series of short videos shows people’s joy in riding and using the new cyclepaths in Sydney Tweeted by: @juliedelvecchio In August 2011 the City of Sydney released four films celebrating the personal stories of people who ride bicycles in … Continue reading

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Encouraging More Australian Women To Ride a Bike

Bikes as transport: getting Australian women along for the ride Author: Jan Garrard Senior Lecturer, School of Health & Social Development at Deakin University Cycling for transport in Australia is characterised by several “missing” population groups: women, children, adolescents and older … Continue reading

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How to Discourage Cars Parking in Bike Lanes

This mayor is very serious about cycling in his city! Tweeted by @BicyclingMag

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Want to Save a Million Dollars?

Of course you do, we all do, well here’s how: Here’s a link to a fantastic post in Ride On Mag Want to save a million dollars, or pay off your mortgage 13 years early? Incredibly, those are realistic savings … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Bike Short

This fantastic video explains why girls don’t ride bikes and how to encourage them to enjoy urban cycling.

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The Ride Sydney Experiment – Prelude

This is a realy FUN Video for RIDESYDNEY.COM The Ride Sydney Experiment – Prelude from MC Cyclery on Vimeo.

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IF YOU CYCLE IN THE GUTTER THEY TREAT YOU ACCORDINGLY

words to LIVE by – Not just cylists This is a really good article posted by Noel Semple about why female riders are so vulnerable http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/green-living-blog/2010/may/13/cycling-lorries-women-road-deaths?CMP=twt_gu

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