The California Highway Patrol distributed an array of goodies to delight kids in particular and riders of all ages, e.g. high visibility snap on bracelets encouraging riders to be safe, be seen, be smart as well as providing new bike helmets which they fitted for kids without helmets. (By law, all bicycle riders under the age of 18 must wear a bicycle helmet while riding on public roads. CVC §21212)
Laura Shepard, Organizer for the Queens Women’s Ride used her megaphone to remind the 370 participants about the rules of the road. Enthusiastic cyclists relished their chance to take to the streets to make their voices heard. It’s time there were more bike lanes, making streets safe for women to ride they would say.
Love destination riding? That’s when you get on your bike and ride to see something of interest or enjoy a cafe with good eats. And if you love music, you are bound to enjoy this Women Bicycling Pic of the Day! There isn’t a music fan around that wouldn’t recognize the eyes behind these shades.