Yay Bikes! membership is just $25 per person, and members’ kids (under 18) are FREE. You can also choose to sustain us with a one-time gift or an automatic monthly contribution. Whatever your level of support, we thank you! Join or renew right now. A membership card will be mailed to you shortly after your contribution is received.
Why join? Here’s a quick list of some of the benefits of membership – Year of Yay Ride each month for FREE, a Bike the C-bus discount, learn about new initiatives in the city, find out about surprise discounts that pop up periodically for events, products, or services, and support bicycling education and transportation policy.
Last week, alongside 11,000+ transportation professionals from around the world, I attended the 91st Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. I went to learn what’s happening in the world of transportation research, what the gaps are and how Yay Bikes! might contribute to the conversation. The good news: there is *lots* of exciting bicycle research being done out there, much more than ever before! But for all the inquiry into bike infrastructure, bike sharing programs, cyclists’ behavior and preferences, however, I did notice that one topic continues to be overlooked—cyclist education. Please correct me if I’m wrong, but I don’t think there is a single research paper devoted to the subject!