July 2015

Are we bike friendly?

July 28, 2015

Winston Salem has many signs of being a bike-friendly community with competitive cycling races, recreational bike rides on roads and greenways and even biking commuters pedaling to and from work. Biking falls into three categories: competition, recreation and transportation.  When I was about nine or ten, my dad got me my first serious bike, a Schwinn Tiger sold then by the Harley Davidson dealer on Brookstown Avenue.  You could say it was for recreation, but at that age, it was my freedom [read on...]