3 posts tagged San Francisco

Leah Shahum, SFBC

She's the Executive Director of the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition and a board member of the national Alliance for Biking and Walking — meet Leah Shahum. I sat in on a session in Washington D.C. earlier this year at the National Bike Summit where Leah was sharing her stories of building a vibrant cycling community. I knew right then I had to get her on the show. It would be Jeff Miller at the Alliance who would make the introduction. San Francisco is a Gold-level Bicycle Friendly ... Continue Reading

Riding the Wiggle with John Ciccarelli

Yes, John would meet me for an interview. After all, I was referred by a trusted source, Boston Bikes' Nicole Freedman, his former intern when he was Stanford's Bike Program Manager in the '90's. This would be no ordinary sit-down interview. I noticed on his website that he offers ride-along-coaching in San Francisco, like a private lesson, then he critiques your riding style, "expert help on where to ride in the street and how to negotiate intersections confidently"; this could be handy ... Continue Reading

Dan Murphy in San Francisco

Dan Murphy was a member of the 2009/2010 Newport Beach Bike Safety Task Force. What a weekend of bike riding in San Francisco! Mandy and I rode over 30 miles - across the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito, all through the downtown streets of SF, and an after dark ride through Berkeley. Wow. Our bikes ended up on three different types of public transportation: The ferry from Sausalito back to SF, on BART to and from Berkeley, and attached to the front of a public bus with a very clever bike ... Continue Reading