The Bike Project
The Bike Project co-op offers a space, tools, and community to repair bikes, share knowledge, hold classes, and advocate for bikes in Urbana-Champaign.
Champaign County Bikes
Champaign County Bikes is a group of citizens working together to make Champaign County, Illinois the most bicyclist friendly county in the Midwest.
PCC has been a contributing member to the Ride Illinois (the League of Illinois Bicyclists’ new name) for many years. Ride Illinois organizes bicycle planning and safety seminars, advocates for bicyclists and bicycling at all levels of Illinois government, and maintains list of organized rides throughout Illinois.
Google Maps and Bicycling
Suggested Bicycle Routes in Illinois and Surrounding States
Illinois Dept of Transportation Bicycle Maps which by county rates roads throughout Illinois for cycling suitability. These maps can be downloaded to one’s smartphone.
Trails for Illinois, an organization whose mission is to enhance the quality of life in Illinois by connecting the state’s communities and countryside with an interconnected, multi-use public trail network, and by promoting the use of trails for recreation and transportation.
Dealing with aggressive dogs
Article About Bicycle Fitting
Those interested in bicycle fitting might wish to read this article: http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/fitting.htm
Upcoming Organized Rides
Everything You Wanted To Know About Bicycling
Adventure Cycling — nonprofit supporting bike traveling in the U.S. — excellent resource!!!
Bicycle Commuting and Safety Tips scroll down the page for a great list of resources about bicycling commuting, bicycle safety and training, state bicycle laws and bicycle trip planning