LOOK: Cranksgiving 2012 – Ride Bikes & Donate Food 11.10.12

Cranksgiving 2012 was a resounding success with 76 registrants (including 15 teams). Cranksgiving is a charity bike ride that began in 1999, organized by New York City bike messengers. Food is collected at grocery store “checkpoints” and then donated to a soup kitchen at the end of the ride. All kinds of cyclists were welcome! Cranksgiving 2012 was ably organized by Eric Turner, Allison Tiberia and Mike Weimer. Mosaic of 36 of the images... Read More

LOOK: (Not) Fixed Fight 6 5.20.12

Bikes do grow on trees - (not) fixed fight on May 20, 2012 (Not) Fixed Fight 6 & Bike Portrait Shoot in St. Petersburg, FLA on May 20, 2012. A mosaic of the many fun photos: (not) fixed fight - the mosaic - May 20, 2012 And, the results: (not) fixed fight race results Do you want to narrate your photo in the Tampa Bay Bicyclists book? Just send me an email (elawgrrl [at] gmail.com) 50 – 100 words telling me about your bike, how you feel... Read More

LOOK: Vélo Champ’s Birthday Party & Bike Portraits Part I – 5.17.12

Tampa Bay loves Bikes! Vélo Champ‘s 1st Birthday Party & Bike Portrait Shoot in Seminole Heights, Tampa, FLA on May 17, 2012. ‘Twas a delightful evening similar to the opening night featuring wafels, craft beer and an evening celebrating the expansion of the Tampa Bay biking community. It was also the first official shoot of the Tampa Bay Bicyclists photo book project. We are going to use this book to show the depth and breadth... Read More

SWFBUD Bicycle Bash 11.6.11

Bike Valet is a high-traffic area during the Bicycle Bash! Kudos to SWFBUD (South West Florida Bicycle United Dealers) and Alan Snel for a simply splendid Bicycle Bash today at Flatwoods Park. Contrary to what some of you literalists might think, Bicycle Bash is a lovely gathering celebrating all things bike – not an opportunity to bash bikes. In addition to booths from SFWBUD members, there were lots of activities and a mini-Food Truck Rally... Read More

Vélo Champ (un)offically opens in Seminole Heights

It’s (un)official… Vélo Champ is now open as Seminole Heights boutique bicycle shop. The (Un)official Soft Opening Celebration was Thursday April 14, 2011 and brought out a crowd of well wishers. It was a delightful celebration of all things bikes with a delectable array of food ranging from veggie dogs from Tampa favorite Vegan Beagle to authentic Belgian Waffles (update: apparently the proper spelling is wafels) from Wafels &... Read More

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