March 27, 2012

Opportunity to sponsor a landmark publication on planning for cycling

I have just added a Book Sponsorship page to my site. I am looking for organisations who are leaders in urban cycling, to partner with the Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAi) Publishers, to bring my book Cycle-Space […]
March 27, 2012

The need for helmets is a matter of context

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lqo4hwnJt6Y Whether or not you wear a helmet, clearly depends on the context. If riding slow on an upright style bike, it is unlikely your head will hit the ground, as demonstrated in the video clip […]
March 26, 2012

“Just do it, and apologise later”

A former boss of mine used to say that. “Just do it, and apologise later.” We got so much achieved. He was of the generation who looked to Archigram for their inspiration; Archigram who had the marvellous idea […]
March 24, 2012

Humane traffic management on country roads

On narrow country roads throughout the Netherlands, the needs of cyclists come before those of drivers. Cycling southward from Amsterdam to Rotterdam last year, I was shocked to realise much of the marked bike route I […]
March 23, 2012

a quick angry post about ride to school day

This won’t be a well written post. I’m too pissed off with my state’s police. Today was ride to school day, and my 8 year old son has come home telling me the lessons they learned […]