Monthly Archives: November 2011

2011 Holiday Campaign, Second Edition

As we enter our second week of the 2011 Holiday Campaign, following the Thanksgiving holiday, we at Adventure Cycling are extremely grateful for the generosity of our members throughout the year. We are especially thankful for how your donations have … Continue reading

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Good News on Rumble Strips

There’s been plenty of discouraging news at the national level, with repeated attacks in Congress on dedicated funding for cycling facilities — so now it’s time for some good news. The national agency responsible for road safety (the Federal Highway … Continue reading

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Highlights From 2011 Tours

Last week we heard from Ray Hanson, tour leader for Adventure Cycling’s Southern Tier self-contained group. On Sunday, November 20, they wrapped up their 3,100-mile cross-country journey in St. Augustine, Florida, with the traditional dipping of front wheels in the … Continue reading

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Things I’m Thankful For

It’s Thanksgiving weekend as I’m writing this. I’m trying to stay away from the computer as much as possible, so I’ll keep this short and sweet. A lot of cycling-related videos, news stories, and blogs cross my desk, metaphorically speaking … Continue reading

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Daily Gratitudes

Since the first of the month I have been participating in a practice of daily gratitudes. It has been a nice reminder of how great my life really is. I generally know this, but to list the things that make … Continue reading

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A Mandatory Side-Path Law?

Recently, the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee (EPW) released their version of the new federal transportation bill, entitled MAP-21 (Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century). The “mighty four” from the EPW worked across partisan lines to draft … Continue reading

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Double or Triple Your Support: $50K Match

Two generous donors who strongly support our work have challenged our supporters to raise $50,000 before the end of the calendar year, which they will match for a total of $100,000! To do this, they have agreed to match all … Continue reading

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