EPISODE 1: BIKING SAFELY IN A CITY
Marc Caswell, San Francisco Bicycle Coalition
Marc joined the staff at the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition in 2008 as Program Manager. Marc previously worked as Media & Communications/Program Associate at Urban Habitat, a regional social and environmental justice organization. Before that, he worked in the Florida Legislature and on various political campaigns since graduating from the University of Florida with a BA in Sociology of Religion. Marc is a regular bike commuter, and an occasional bike camper.
A bike safety class for taxi drivers? Marc's the teacher. Listen to the story here.
Patrick Smith, Cycles of ChangePatrick is the Assistant Coordinator and an Educator at Cycles of Change in Oakland. Patrick's professional life began with a passion for cycling, and has led him to over 25 years of experience in media relations, customer service, and product development for bicycle companies and organizations in the Bay Area. A rodeo for bikers?! Listen here to find out how Patrick makes sure all the kids are saddled up.
Making a right turn safely on a bike or in a car.
Hand signaling without losing your balance.
How to avoid top causes of accidents.
Alternatives to rear view mirrors.
The League of American Cyclists
Bikes Belong's Reasons to Bike
San Francisco Street Safety Education
Cycles of Change Bikemobile & Fix-a-thon
Online Smart Cycling Program
Bicycle Rules of the Road
Wheel Kids Bicycle Camp
East Bay Bicycle Coalition
San Francisco Yellow Bike Project
Video: Changing a Flat Tire
Meal of Fortune Challenge
During our Meal of Fortune Challenge, we showed our live audience how to change a flat tire and then challenged them to see who could get the job done the quickest. Listen to hear just what it takes to get from flat to fixed in minutes.
Charlie Mintz brings us inside a training session where cab drivers learn how to share the road with cyclists.