Women’s Bike Blogs
Let’s Go Ride A Bike – Dottie and Tricia are friends in two cities who share a love of bikes. Inspiration for bike brunches everywhere and helpful for hints on commuting and clothing. @letsgorideabike
Lovely Bicycle! – Couldn’t we all have a life like hers? Best bike and accessories reviews mingled written from an authentic voice of her experiences and bike love. @lovelybicycle
Bikeyface – The humor of cycling everyday for errands or commutes or whathaveyou is not gender-specific but it’s nice for us to know we are not alone in our experiences. @bikeyface
Bike Fancy – fashion rolling by on the streets of our country and beyond. Those international chicks always look badass on bikes. Martha stopped the photo project in 2013 but the archives give you enough viewing for a long time.
Taking the Lane – Feminist nonfiction about bicycling written by the raddest Portlandian, Elly Blue. @ellyblue
LA Bike Riding
Midnight Ridazz – Group rides, night rides, cray cray rides. Strong community of young riders having fun on the streetz of Hell-A. @midnightridazz
She Wolf Attack Team – S.W.A.T. is an amazing growing group of female-identified riders tearing up the streets on Tuesday and Thursday nights. The biggest community of female riders in Los Angeles, get in on this! @shewolfateam
Bodacious Bike Babes – 4 babes running rides in LA. F-U-N. @bodaciousBBB
Team LUNA Chix Los Angeles – brings together chix of all levels for rides and workshops to stay active and inspire others to ride.
Birds of a Feather – Intermediate to Fast riders group with a weekly Tuesday ride out of Serious Cycling shop in Agoura Hills. @boafwec
Biking in LA – freelance writer and obsessed roadie covering biking news and events in the LA area. @bikinginla #bikeLA
Encino Velodrome – our local track. Classes, races, open training, youth training. Outdoor concrete fun. @encinovelodrome
The Unlikely Cyclist – Ok, Ok. It’s not LA but going behind the Orange curtain is worth it for this weekly ride. Now, owner Lisa has numerous rides in the week. The most supportive (and only?) womens-only bike shop in SoCal. @unlikelycyclist
LA LBS (Los Angeles Local Bike Shops)
Bicycle Kitchen – nonprofit bike repair co-op that teaches you how to work on your own bike. Monday nights are women/trans/femme nights. I volunteer here. @bicyclekitchen
Orange 20 Bikes – hands down one of the best bike shops in LA. Everything from commuter to roadie to track is covered here with repairs in the back. The best bike folks work here.
Golden Saddle Cyclery – intimate, but full-service, this shop has hand-picked accessories and some great riders working there @goldensaddle
Serious Cycling – the dealership for fast road bikes. Scott & Jennifer run the best shop rides around the area (aguora hills)
Flying Pigeon –everyday comfortable upright bikes sold here, well-curated bike accessories, local dim sum and art gallery rides monthly @flyingpigeonla
Biking for Kids
An excellent find from the children of The Brenham Community Center in Texas:
The best resource guide to biking for kids on the web.