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Stress Can Make You Stronger And Happier, Says Science

For years, experts have warned about the perils of stress. Stress, they say, increases the risk of health problems, from heart disease and diabetes to depression and headaches. But the warnings haven't eased the problem. This year, for the first time since the American Psychological Association started tracking the nation's stress in 2007, the average Americ...

After Deadly Crash, Cyclists Form Human Barrier to Protect Bike Lane
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About 100 people gathered on a downtown Philadelphia street before work Wednesday morning. Their purpose: create a human shield protecting the Spruce Street bike lane, the most popular westbound cycling route in the city. The previous afternoon, a 24-year-old cyclist was killed after a garbage truck driver struck her while making a right turn across the lane.

“That could have been me,” Leigh Goldenberg, a Philly resident and commuter cyclist who organized the protest, said of the w...

Win for cyclist as aggressive driver fined
FINALLY it appears the law is focusing on drivers as much as cyclists, with a motorist fined $400 and four demerit points after travelling too close to a bicycle rider. www.news.com.au/technology/...
Cyclists are Bad People That Destroy Cities With Their Selfishness
Cycling in cities is costly, damages local businesses, hurts city revenues, increases pollution, increase traffic, and leaves cyclists suffering black lung. www.dangerous.com/37925/bik...
10 Things Everyone Who's Stoked to Ride All Winter Does
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Winter is typically regarded as the “off season” in cycling circles. As darkness, cold, snow, and slush descend on much of the Northern Hemisphere, many cyclists go into hibernation and only emerge for the occasional spin class. But not all. For some, “off season” is the season to grab their bike and head outdoors.

We asked a few dozen of these hardy penguin pedalers what dr...

UCI Now Says Peter Sagan's Disqualifying Tour de France Elbow Was 'Unintentional'
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World champion Peter Sagan and the UCI, pro cycling's governing body, agreed on Tuesday to end the legal dispute over the rider's disqualification from this year's Tour de France.

Sagan was sensationally kicked off the Tour for elbowing British rival Mark Cavendish in a hectic sprint finish to the fourth stage in Vittel, France.

The Slovak and his Bora team immediately appealed the decision,...

DC Community supports the Transportation Benefit Equity Act
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Back in September, the DC Council's Transportation & the Environment held a hearing on the Transportation Benefit Equity Amendment Act of 2017. this bill requires certain employers to provide alternate transit benefits (such as access to a commuter highway vehicle,... www.thewashcycle.com/2017/1...
Road Bike Ride Vittorio Veneto Italy
Road Bike Training Ride Vittorio Veneto Italy Music by Guido Foddis - Arriva La Bubbana www.guidofoddis.it/ Subscribe: goo.gl/zwJDBM -~-~~-~~~...
Why we can't have nice things: dockless bikes and the tragedy of the commons
Behind this bucolic industry is a multibillion-dollar battle between China’s big tech companies and Silicon Valley, and the nightmare of vandals and parking www.theguardian.com/politic...
Two Of The Best Kids Bikes Of The Year Are On Sale At REI
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Nothing makes cyclists happier than hearing their kid is wants to hit the road—or the dirt.

To help you get your little one hooked up, REI is having a big sale for Cyber Week on