We Need Volunteers!

We Need Volunteers!
Do you like bikes?  Do you like riding bikes in, around, and through West Seattle?  Maybe not?  Do you think there could be better infrastructure in place?  We do too!  And we need you to help us out. Our parent organization (Sustainable West Seattle) is having a volunteer orientation and appreciation event on Saturday, May ...

Bike Share is Coming!

Bike Share is Coming!
But not to West Seattle.  Boo!  Here’s another example of how West Seattle is treated like the ugly red-headed step-child of Seattle – no “viable” bike share station locations.  Of course they’re going to be sprinkled all over central and northern Seattle.  But southern and western Seattle?  We just get no love. So here’s your ...

Hope Springs Eternal – Ride to Safeco

Hope Springs Eternal - Ride to Safeco
When Al is not driving kids around West Seattle in a big yellow bus, you might find him riding his bike to a Mariner’s game. About 20 games a season by bike. Why ride? It’s fast, easy, fun and free. Nice bike cage at Safeco Field’s garage for at least 50-60 bikes, right by the ...

WSBC meeting Tuesday 4/1 @ 6:30

Please join us  at Home Street Bank,  4022 SW Alaska St Lots on the agenda, with Bike Month coming up; grant applications; projects at schools; Greenways; intersections; bike corrals; Alki Summer Streets and summer events to plan. Open meeting.  You are invited. See the Calendar for map, details  

We mean business! 1

We mean business!
We mean bikes are good for business! Talking bike parking at the Junction with business owners and Kyle Rowe from SDOT tonight.

Riding in the Rain

Riding in the Rain
            We’ve been riding in the rain! In the city.. and in the country.  You can haul your own ark if you are worried about flooding. Lots of ways to do it comfortably and arrive dry in our mild, moist, maritime climate. Cascade posted some good tips a while back. ...

March 4 WSBC Meeting

Tuesday 6:30 to 8:00 PM   You are invited! We need you! Agenda will include progress reports, planning for projects and events and sharing news and ideas.  This month at Don’s house -  see events Meeting agenda and notes are posted here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1DmfbkVcaHHHyXiTZQWUXzIgngUh2FHRZYSpm3zdXuLY/edit?usp=sharing

Tweed Ride Report

Tweed Ride Report
We ride in the rain! It dampened our tweed outfits, but not our spirits! A few intrepid West Seattle Bike Connections members dressed up and rode to Bike Expo at Pier 91, all arriving warm, dry and looking good.  We enjoyed the amazing German bike acrobats, the food, the new bikes, the classic bikes, the ...

White Center Community Summit

White Center Community Summit
Yesterday, Kathy, Lyanne, Theresa, and Brian Bothomley (a Cascade Bicycle Ambassador) hosted a table at the White Center Community Summit. We were representing alternative ways to travel. We saw many people who came by to see what we were all about. We gave out coloring books to the kids and safe riding tips for kids ...

Seattle Bike Expo 2014 – Tweed Ride

Seattle Bike Expo 2014 – Tweed Ride
Join us this Sunday, March 2nd, at 10:00 AM for a bike ride to the Seattle Bike Expo.  Meet us under the West Seattle Bridge, at the intersection of the Duwamish and Alki Trails. We’ll have several veteran riders to help lead you.  It will be a casual ride…we won’t be in any rush!  Our ...