• Blogs

    June 27, 2014

    13 Things You Learn When You First Move to South Florida

    Moving to South Florida is no easy task. It takes gumption and balls, and you probably have to be a little nuts as well. Why? Because South Florida is insane. It's also beautiful, sexy, sweltering, and sultry. But, mostly, insane. Now that you're here, it's important to understand that we're not ju ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2013

    Fort Lauderdale Police Now Admit Stopping More Blacks for Bicycle Registration Violations

    Last Friday, New Times broke the story about the Broward Public Defender's Office stepping up to challenge the Fort Lauderdale Police Department on the practice of using the city's bike ordinance to stop African-Americans in a disproportionate number. "Biking while black," as Howard Finkelstein call ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2012

    World Records, Broken Noses, and Bicycles: A Chat With Zach Hutelin

    For bicycle geeks, a well-executed manual is a thing of beauty. While a typical wheelie involves yanking up the front wheel and pedaling like a madman, a manual demands a thrust of the hips and flick of the wrists to get the bike coasting -- no pedaling once the front wheel lifts off. Those wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2011

    South Florida Needs Burrito Wrappers, Bike Messengers, Bartenders, and Baristas

    ​​I'm riveted by Chipotle's jobs campaign, since I don't think of opportunity in the form of a wrapped burrito, presented in a thunk of rice-stuffed tin foil. But I may be the anomaly, considering that even Willie Nelson works for Chipotle. The job fair is this Friday from 8 to 11 a.m. For ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2011

    Broward County Bike Share to Launch This Fall

    Broward CountyA bike.​Come November, about 200 three-speed bikes will likely be clustered in more than 30 spots from Hallandale Beach to Pompano Beach, all yours to rent, says Broward County Transportation Director Chris Walton. They'll have baskets. And a GPS device that "tracks mileage, calories ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Research: Floridians Can Learn Safer Driving Habits

    Flickr: robstormerA couple of Florida drivers get acquainted in a busy intersection.​To anyone who's recently been near a South Florida roadway, it seems preposterous to hope that drivers in this region can change their dangerous ways and adapt to walkers, runners, and bikers. Deadly driving is pr ... More >>

  • Film

    April 13, 2006

    Easy Out

    The Benchwarmers put a zero on the board.

  • Goods and Services

    May 12, 2005

    Best Bicycle Shop

    Bike America Trek Concept Store

  • Goods and Services

    May 16, 2002

    Best Bike Shop

    Big Wheel Cycles and Fitness Center

  • Goods and Services

    May 11, 2000

    Best Bike Shop

    Lee's Locksmith & Bike Shop, Inc.

  • Best of BPB

    May 11, 2000

    Best Park

    Snyder Park