Free bicycles are helping keep girls in the eastern state of Bihar in school, giving the poverty stricken area hope for better literacy. There are few high schools in the state, forcing girls to travel longer distances, and thus drop out if they have no way to travel.
The Metropolitan Police Department has decided to remove over 10,000 bicycle crossings from Tokyo intersections by 2014 to encourage cyclists to use streets.
THE PHILIPPINE Cycling Team graced the recently concluded sales rally of the Asiawide Refreshments Corp. (ARC) at the PICC. Its head coach and members came in full gear to inspire ARC’s Luzon sales force towards achieving victory, as the athletes convincingly did at last year’s Southeast Asian Games.
TAIPEI - Three female students from City University of Hong Kong embarked on a 27-day tour of Taiwan on Tuesday, with the aim of traveling by environmentally friendly means.
POWERED by the big victory of Baler Ravina and the excellent results registered by Filipino cyclists in last month’s Le Tour de Filipinas, the Philippines has made a giant stride in the Union Cycliste Internationale’s Asian rankings, leapfrogging from 12th to fourth.
Sunday, May 6 saw the second Pattaya Mountain Bike Challenge take place on Thappraya Hill in south Pattaya, with a large number of lycra clad athletes assembling at the start line on their state of the art two-wheeled machines to tackle the testing 6.5km long course.
The IF Mode is illuminated by chameleon lights and hanged on the wall, surrounded by the world map artwork, You can also experience the IF Urban on the bike trainer, in front of the bike the TV screen showing the coastline bike path video synchronizing with your pedaling.
PureBlack Racing Director Sportif, John “Harry” Harris said the team are in good sprits and ready to race after ten days off since the taxing Le Tour de Filipinas.
Oscar Rendole made cycling history Saturday by becoming the first Filipino to win a stage in an International Cycling Union (UCI, Union Cycliste International) race at the start of the Le Tour de Filipinas 2012 in Cagayan province.
After less than a week from the completion of the demanding Tour of Thailand, PureBlack Racing is in the Philippines gearing up for the Le Tour de Filipinas.