Funds Sought to Fix Penrose Park Velodrome

Funds Sought to Fix Penrose Park Velodrome

In mid-March, a GoFundMe campaign was launched to support the renovation of the Penrose Park Velodrome in North St. Louis. Now in its 56th year, the asphalt track, affectionately known as “Mr. Bumpy Face,” needs a facelift to: repair major cracks, repave the surface...
Women’s Cycling Group Changes Name

Women’s Cycling Group Changes Name

The local St. Louis-area women’s cycling network “WC2” announced on April 7 that it is keeping its WC2 acronym while broadening its borders with a name change. Always welcome to anyone who wants to ride with other women and non-binary cyclists, regardless of...
RAGBRAI Lives Up to the Hype

RAGBRAI Lives Up to the Hype

I was a first-timer, a “virgin rider” about to participate in RAGBRAI, the oldest and largest recreational bicycle touring event in the world. Seven days, 400-plus miles and upwards of 15,000 cyclists. Biking about 60 miles each day, I would join cyclists in a ride...
High School Mountain Biking in Missouri

High School Mountain Biking in Missouri

If former Lindenwood University Head Cycling Coach Chris Mileski has his way, high school students across the Show Me State will soon have another extracurricular activity in which to participate — mountain biking. Mileski, a current member of the Midwest Collegiate...