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Downtown Orlando Challenged to Rethink Commute during National Bike Month
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Downtown Orlando Challenged to Rethink Commute during National Bike Month

Do you work in Downtown Orlando? If so, we encourage you to join the second annual Go DTO: Downtown Orlando Commute Challenge throughout the month of May. Commuters can earn points, badges and prizes just for logging their commute trips at GoDTO.org. Get your company involved to have a chance […]

All About the ‘Bike 5 Cities’ 28-Mile Ride
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All About the ‘Bike 5 Cities’ 28-Mile Ride

Bike/Walk Central Florida encourages Central Floridians to ride bikes, but we also realize that everyone may not be aware of comfortable riding routes. That’s why we’re teaming up with Healthy Central Florida on May 6 for “Bike 5 Cities,” a guided ride-along on scenic bike trails and slow-speed residential streets. […]

Five fun ways to celebrate March as Florida Bike Month
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Five fun ways to celebrate March as Florida Bike Month

Did you know that March is Florida Bike Month? Not to be confused with National Bike Month in May, Floridians can celebrate our favorite commuting and leisure activity for two months this year. Watch our social media throughout the month of March for regular updates on safety tips, fun facts and […]

Why can’t bike maps look like subway maps?
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Why can’t bike maps look like subway maps?

Take a look at the map to the right – not very easy to read, right? This is DC’s Bicycle Map and the many lines and symbols can look like a confusing mess, especially to someone who is new to the bike scene. Michael Graham has a solution tho this problem – […]

Downtown Orlando bike lanes go green
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Downtown Orlando bike lanes go green

Have you seen the leprechaun treatment on some of downtown Orlando’s bike lanes? The green paint is intended to increase the visibility of bicyclists, in a pilot program studying whether the colorful lanes will reduce car/bike traffic crashes. It’s also hoped that drivers won’t park in a lane so obviously marked for people on […]