Press Release

44 New and Renewing Bicycle Friendly Businesses Making Biking Better 

By Marlee Townsend | February 22, 2024

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, the League of American Bicyclists celebrates 44 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Businesses, who join the ranks of 1,480 other BFBs in all 50 states and…

58 New and Renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities Raising the Standard for Better Biking

By Marlee Townsend | February 2, 2024

Life is better for everyone when more people ride bikes, and communities across the country are striving to bring this vision into reality. To celebrate that progress, the League of…

League of American Bicyclists Acquires Trips for Kids National in Expansion of its Youth Engagement Work

By Bike League | September 14, 2023

Trips for Kids National is in the process of completing a transfer of its programs to the League of American Bicyclists. Started 1988, Trips for Kids has built a movement…

New “E-Bike Smart” Rider Education Course Launches

By Bike League | August 30, 2023

E-Bike Smart, a new electric bicycle rider safety education program created by PeopleForBikes, the League of American Bicyclists, and Bicycle Colorado, is launching to the public on August 30. Designed…

League of American Bicyclists Recognizes 45 Cities and Towns with New and Renewing Bicycle Friendly Community Awards

By Lauren Jenkins | May 31, 2023

As National Bike Month comes to a close, the League of American Bicyclists is recognizing 45 cities and towns for earning Bicycle Friendly Community awards, plus five communities that earned…

48 Bicycle Friendly Businesses Recognized for Efforts to Make Biking for Travel and Transportation Possible for Everyone 

By Lauren Jenkins | May 8, 2023

League of American Bicyclists honors businesses across the country for demonstrating commitment to bettering bicycling   WASHINGTON, DC — Ahead of Bike to Work Week, the League of American Bicyclists is…

Cruise endorses guidelines for safe interactions with cyclists – and shows how they’ll meet them

By Ken McLeod | March 27, 2023

In the nascent autonomous vehicle (AV) industry, ensuring those vehicles interact safely with bicyclists  must be a core competency. It’s why the League worked to develop guidelines for safe AV-cyclist…

More than 500 Cities and Towns Across America Are League-Certified Bicycle Friendly Communities

By Raven Wells | December 14, 2022

Today, the League of American Bicyclists honors 32 cities and towns with a Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) award.

37 Schools Recognized As Bicycle Friendly Universities

By Raven Wells | November 9, 2022

Today, the League is proud to honor 37 institutes of higher education in its 2022 round of Bicycle Friendly University (BFU) awards.

Waymo Endorses the League and Argo AI’s Efforts to Promote Safe AV-Cyclist Interactions

By Lauren Jenkins | October 12, 2022

Waymo has endorsed our efforts to promote safe autonomous vehicle-cyclist interactions.