"The bicycle is just as good company as most husbands and, when it gets old and shabby, a woman can dispose of it and get a new one without shocking the entire community." Ann Strong, Minneapolis Tribune, 1895
Links o' Love!
Other Clubs & Teams
Dirt Divas:Charlotte, NC only women's mountain bike club
Velo Bella: a cycling team out of Watsonville, CA
Wombats: the Women's Mountain Bike & Tea Society
Velo Girls: a Bay Area Cycling Club
mtbchick: a mountain bike race team
Dirt Girls: a mountain bike club from Canada, eh
Team Glue:a team of women bike messengers from San Francisco
Women on Mountain Bikes:instruction on mountain biking in Boulder, CO
Tuff Riders: a mountain biking club in Los Alamos, NM
NMCycling.org: If it's happening in New Mexico on a bike, it's here!
Girls on the Run: A great organization devoted to getting girls moving!
Sweetpea Bicycles: Bikes for girls...and a pink bike I loooove!
Strawberry Fields Trips: A small club that leads tours
Gear & Stores
Harlot Wear: Cycling apparel for women, made by one of our own queens!
Luna Cycles: Custom bikes built by a woman for women, also from Santa Fe
GirlBike: Reviews, deals, resources...all for girls, whoo hoo.
Terry Bicycles: Clothing, saddles & bikes just for the ladies
Team Estrogen: Women's cycling gear and such.
Bike Coalition of New Mexico: Dedicated to improving riding here in New Mexico
IMBA: The International Mountain Bicycling Association
Active Transportation: All about commuting on your bike or feet, but we like bikes better.
Recycle a Bicycle: A great group from NYC
Chainbreaker Collective: Our own local Recycle a Bicycle from Santa Fe!
Outspire: Outside inspiration. Hiking and snowshoeing guides, here in Santa Fe
Enchanted Lands: Bicycle tours of New Mexico and other great tours
Wild Heart Cycling: Bicycle tours of Oregon
WomensCycling.net:All kinds of info on women's cycling with a focus on road
Gal From Down Under: A girl, a bike and a whole wide world to explore.
Cyclecide: a heavy, pedal bike rodeo. What happens when you mix bikes and insanity.
Bicycle Paintings: Need a portrait of your trusty steed? Here's the place
Bike Furniture: Groovy furniture for your pad, and all made of bicycle parts
Bicycles in Glass: Just what the title suggests, very cool bicycle sculptures handmade in glass
Map My Ride: A great resource and a fun tool for finding rides and tracking where you've been