Babcock Ranch

Thema: A different approach to Town Making. Beschreibung: Babcock Ranch is an eco-centric new town embedded in nature and powered by the sun, by innovation, and by the great outdoors. It is a place to live with purpose, passion, and energy, a place that inspires individuals and families to create their futures in their own … Weiterlesen

The Bike Project

Thema: Bikes to help London’s refugees get around. Beschreibung: Transport in London can be expensive. This is especially true for a refugee going through the asylum process. Having fled persecution and atrocity in their country of origin, they are forced to live on a mere £36 a week in benefits, and prevented from finding employment. … Weiterlesen

Art Spin

Thema: A bicycle tour of art. Beschreibung: The tour features commissioned multi-disciplinary works, ranging from art performances to site-specific installations, as well as visits to galleries (commercial, artist run & public) and to artists’ studios. As well as monthly bike tours, Art Spin curates and mounts an annual group exhibition at the end of each … Weiterlesen

Bikestock

Thema: Vending machines selling the most essential products for urban cyclists around the clock. Beschreibung: Bikestock provides support for urban cyclists through a network of vending machines, toolkits, and branded cycling products. By making self-service bike repair available around the clock, Bikestock aims to encourage more people to ride their bicycles. Bikestock locations fill in … Weiterlesen

WE ARE TRAFFIC

 Thema: An ongoing photographic series portraying cyclists. Beschreibung: The project “WE ARE TRAFFIC” was started by Hamburg-based photographers Björn Lexius and Till Gläser. They want to draw attention to the bicycle as means of transport and to support the demand for equal rights for cyclists in traffic. Ort: Hamburg, Germany Web und Text-/Bildquelle: WE ARE … Weiterlesen

RAAHGIRI DAY

Thema: A weekly street event which provides citizens with the opportunity to reclaim their streets, connect with their community, celebrate their city and therefore reclaim their lives. Beschreibung: In a quest to make Gurgaon accessible for its residents and encourage the use of cycling, walking and public transport in the city, organizations and activists of … Weiterlesen

GoBike – a brand new means of transport

Thema: Innovative eBike rental system. Beschreibung: From your PC – or Smartphone – you can plan your trip to have a bike ready all the way. Start at your nearest GoBike station. Continue by train or bus to save energy if you are going far. Once you arrive, you will probably find a GoBike station … Weiterlesen

Sober Driver

Thema: You can get home, in your own car, and then watch your Sober Driver take his fold-up electric bicycle (or gas-powered scooter) out of your trunk and ride away. Beschreibung: You’re drunk, at a bar downtown, car keys in your pocket. In many transit-deprived American cities, you have two clear options. One–driving home drunk–is … Weiterlesen

Sustrans – UK

Thema: A charity encouraging people to change their travel behaviour. Beschreibung: Sustrans calls on UK governments to invest in doubling the number of journeys under five miles made by foot, bike and public transport to four out of five by 2020. Sustrans is a charity that works with communities, policy-makers and partner organisations so that … Weiterlesen

#moonlightmass

Thema: A casual night bicycle ride. Beschreibung: The #moonlightmass is a casual night bicycle ride starting at the Green Point Circle on a full moon once a month. Started as a social experiment on twitter the ride has been gaining popularity and on our last ride we had hundreds riders raising awareness for cycling in … Weiterlesen