Penrose Park Velodrome Completes Major Renovation

Penrose Park Velodrome Completes Major Renovation

Did you know we have a velodrome here in St. Louis? One of fewer than 30 in the country, Penrose Park on the city’s north side contains our very own “cycle-racing track with steeply banked curves.” Tucked in where North Kingshighway Boulevard hits I-70, the track is a...
Big BAM, a Bicycle Ride Across Missouri, Celebrates Five Years

Big BAM, a Bicycle Ride Across Missouri, Celebrates Five Years

Some might call Carl Meiners from Toddville, Iowa, a turncoat. The veteran bicycle tourist and longtime RAGBRAI participant has been on three of the four previous Big BAM (Bicycle Across Missouri) rides and is signed up again for this year’s fifth annual event from...
All Women Allowed: A Bike Packing Adventure

All Women Allowed: A Bike Packing Adventure

A backpacking trip in the mountains had been on my bucket list for several years. So, when I was asked if I wanted to join a group of women from St. Louis for a five-day excursion in southwestern Colorado, I was eager to hear more. The trip would start in the former...
Moonlight Ramble Returns in 2019

Moonlight Ramble Returns in 2019

Organizers of the Moonlight Ramble bike ride are excited to announce that the race will return to downtown St. Louis this summer on Saturday, August 17, for its 55th edition. The Moonlight Ramble is the longest running nighttime bike ride in the U.S. and a great...