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Mayor Vincent Gray signs legislation for new bike laws

District drivers should prepare themselves for new laws for bicyclists.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 08:10am EDT

Tags: waba, Washington Area Bicyclist Association, Kate Ryan, bicycling, D.C.

Fairfax County pedaling for more cyclists

Cyclists are hitting the road in growing numbers across the Washington area and a new push in Fairfax County could convince even more people to pedal their way around.

Saturday - 08/24/2013, 09:04am EDT

Tags: Fairfax County, Capital Bikeshare, max smith, Silver Line, Charlie Strunk

Local hotels offer city sites by way of two wheels

With more than 200 Capital Bikeshare stations across the D.C. region and miles of cycling paths, Washington is truly becoming a bike-friendly city. And now, a local hotel is helping tourists experience the city on two-wheels.

Wednesday - 08/07/2013, 08:37am EDT

Tags: Kimpton Hotels, biking, D.C., Natalie Tomlin, Ed Virtue, Hotel Monaco, exercise, bikeshare

Cyclist attacked by youths in Northeast D.C.

A 37-year-old Silver Spring, Md., man was knocked off his bike and beaten on the Metropolitan Branch Trail Tuesday evening.

Thursday - 06/13/2013, 06:07am EDT

Tags: Kate Ryan, cyclist, attack, Metropolitan Branch Trail, Northeast D.C., silver spring, BicycleSPACE, Washington Area Bicyclist Association

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As part of National Bike Month, May 8 is Bike To School Day

May is a big month for biking. It's National Bike Month and everyone's invited to play.

Wednesday - 05/08/2013, 03:48am EDT

Tags: bike to work, National Bike Month, Kate Ryan, Washington Area Bicyclist Association

D.C. sees a spike in bike riders, most are male

Figures from the D.C. Department of Transportation show the number of bike riders has increased since 2004 when the city had 14 miles of bike lanes. D.C. now has 57 miles of bike lanes.

Saturday - 12/08/2012, 07:57am EST

Tags: Kate Ryan, DDOT, bike lanes,

Reston residents bike 10 miles before turkey meals

Every community has its holiday traditions. For some residents in Reston, Va., the Thanksgiving holiday starts with an early morning bike ride.

Thursday - 11/22/2012, 05:49pm EST

Tags: Thanksgiving, Reston, Kate Ryan

Phoenix Bikes: Volunteers, kids refurbish and repair bicycles

Bicycles are meant to be user friendly, but finding an inexpensive one can be hard and figuring out what to do with an old one can be even harder.

Saturday - 08/18/2012, 08:35am EDT

Tags: Phoenix Bikes, Arlington, repairs

Maryland, Delaware in bike-friendly top 10

Maryland and Delaware are among the nation's most bike-friendly states according to new rankings by the League of American Bicyclists.

Tuesday - 05/22/2012, 01:59pm EDT

Tags: cycling, Delaware