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People On Foot

Report Identifies Fatality Risk for People Walking Under the Influence, Provides Solutions

In recent years, there has been a decrease in crashes resulting in fatalities of drivers who had a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) above the legal limit of .08 g/dL. However, the number of pedestrians killed with a BAC above the legal limit has increased. In June 2019, the U.S. Department […]

People On Bikes

Health, Habits & Honor: Celebrating Amanda Beal’s Community Influence by Biking

If anyone knows simple life changes can make a monumental impact, it is Amanda Beal. Her biking story begins in 2017, when her doctor told her: “If you want to walk the second part of your life, you need to start biking or swimming for regular exercise.” For Amanda, biking […]

Featured / News To Use

Bike/Walk Central Florida Welcomes Three New Board Members

Bike/Walk Central Florida (BWCF) welcomes three new members to the organization’s board of directors. Kelly Brock, Ph.D., P.E., deputy public works director/city engineer for the City of Casselberry, Franki Gonzalez, Realtor, and Christy Lofye, P.E., senior project manager for Inwood Consulting Engineers, will be joining nine other board members to […]

People On Bikes

National Study Reveals New & Emerging U.S. Cycling Behaviors During Coronavirus Pandemic

Bike shops and manufacturers across America are reporting a bicycling renaissance in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. It seems more people are turning to bicycles for the benefits of exercise, stress-relief, activities with their children, or for a safe mode of transportation. That’s translated into more new bikes being sold, […]

Community Events

Bike 5 Cities Rescheduled for October 3

It’s not a delay – it’s extra training time. Bike 5 Cities has been rescheduled from its original May date, due to state and local “Stay at Home” guidelines regarding COVID-19. Bike 5 Cities’ New Date: Saturday, October 3, 2019 Ride registration opens August 15. You may have to wait […]