Support Texas Cycling

Join BikeTexas

IndividualBusinessClub/Team • Event


Bike education materials for your classroom, youth organization, and more.

Shop BikeTexas Store

Bike LightsJerseys, License Plates, T-Shirts, and more 

Order License Plates

Share your love for bikes while driving your car

Donate to the Cause

Support Bike Advocacy & Education

Group Bike Rentals


Premiere Business Members & Sponsors


Safety & Education

SafeCyclist Training

Get certified to teach the SafeCyclist Curriculum 

Educational Resources

 Resources for teachers and community members

SRTS Event Handbook


News / Blog Community News Friday Reading: Links You May Have Missed (Sept 19)

Friday Reading: Links You May Have Missed (Sept 19)

In case you missed it: Here are some links we thought were worth sharing this week. Happy reading! 


parking day atx 2012 biketexasIt's Park(ing) Day around the world! Take a look at this map to see if a parklet is happening near you.

Today also be Talk Like a Pirate Day, savvy? We be not recommendin' that ye ride yer bike with an eyepatch on, but be sure to "arrrr" at yer mateys.


From around Texas:

The Texas Transportation Commission voted yesterday to adopt rules for the Transportation Alternatives Program, despite hundreds of comments asking them to adjust the rules to make it easier for bike/ped projects to get on the ground. Our response coming next week: stay tuned.

Bicycling Magazine ran a nice article about Houston


From elsewhere:

Taking transit could be a key to losing weight

Now, that's a mobile library!

And finally, North American Bikeshare Association Launches in U.S. (Possibly to celebrate that bikeshare programs are so darned safe.)


Happy reading!

Business Members, Sponsors, & Friends