Bicycle Safety Tips – a refresher
We received the following message from Tracy & Alexa Edward: “I just wanted to shoot you a quick email to say thank you on behalf of my daughter Alexa. She just joined an 8-week long Youth Cycling program for 8-12 year olds that is starting up next week. She’s really excited about it and we [...]
Adventures Beyond Barriers Foundation
Adventures Beyond Barriers Foundation (ABBF)is a non-profit based in Pune, India. ABBF promotes inclusion through adaptive adventure and outdoor sports for persons with and without disabilities. Founded by Divyanshu Ganatra, an inclusion activist, ardent adventure enthusiast, and India’s first blind solo pilot, ABBF aims to provide more visibility for people with disabilities by promoting an [...]
Tandem Bicycles – either you love them or hate them?
Tandem Bicycles are niche. Non-tandemers look at tandems as if they are a novelty, or something that reminds them of a picnic, but not anything for them to try or do. I have to admit, it took me a minute before I even thought about riding a tandem. I had the easy excuse of “I [...]
A great article about tandem cycling
DesertLeaf Tandem Oct 17 (1) Check out this great article about tandem cycling! You may know some of the devoted tandem cyclists mentioned and pictured in this article! You can also read the article by visiting the Desert Leaf Magazine website at http://trendmag2.trendoffset.com/publication/index.php?i=440784 (the article begins on page 30).
Himalayan Tandem Ride of a Lifetime? Worlds Highest Motorable Road!
I am Tanya from Adventures Beyond Barriers. We are a not for profit organisation based in Pune, India that promotes inclusion by enabling people with disabilities to participate with able bodied people in adventure sports. This year in August we will be taking 10 pairs of Tandem Cyclists along the 550 km ride from Manali to Khardung [...]
Our Adventure in France
Have you ever heard of The Moth? The Moth is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the art of storytelling. Moth shows have a theme and storytellers get up and tell true stories without notes to a live audience. The Moth produces more than 500 live shows each year – mostly with ordinary people, although some [...]
League of American Bicyclists info
TCA is a club member of the The League of American Bicyclists, founded in 1880 and committed to “creating a Bicycle Friendly America for everyone.” Click here to read their biweekly update: http://eepurl.com/b_kPff
Peddling Round the Puget Sound – NWTR 2017 in Seattle
The Evergreen Tandem Club is pleased to announce that the 2017 Northwest Tandem Rally will be hosted at the University of Washington in Seattle next summer, June 30-July 4! Our website is UP and registration is OPEN! You can sign up now to take advantage of the Early Bird rate of just $95 per rider! Don’t [...]
Tandem Bikepacking – the ultimate in hardcore touring
The online Bikepackers Magazine recently posted an article on off-road tandem touring that will speak to the more adventurous teams out there. Check it out at: Tandem Bikepacking Tips
Casual, family tandeming – how do we get started?
Amber contacted TCA asking for advice on experiencing tandeming inexpensively as a family, just “to have fun with” and “tool around town.” We seem to get asked questions like this frequently, so here’s my advice for Amber and others like her: 1 – STAY LOCAL. If you find a local listing on Craigslist, Ebay, etc. that [...]