The Rickshaw Puller
For the last 15 years, Lal Mohammed has worked as a rickshaw puller in Kolkata, India. In rubber sandals and shorts, he ferries passengers and packages through the city streets, earning less than $2 a...
This Bicyclist Just Pedaled 184 MPH. Really.
Denise Mueller-Korenek shatters an eccentric land-speed record on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats. Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here: http://bit.ly/14Q81Xy More from the Wall Street Journal: Visi...
Lopifit - a treadmill on wheels
The Dutch are big on bikes, now they've come up with the Lopifit - an outdoor treadmill rolled into an e-bike. Meike Krüger travelled to Utrecht to check out...
Taga Bike/Stroller
The Taga Bike& Stroller is truly one-of-a-kind: this is the only stroller that converts to a bike, and the only bike that converts to a stroller. So you can ...
Introducing the self-driving bicycle in the Netherlands
This spring, Google is introducing the self-driving bicycle in Amsterdam, the world’s premier cycling city. The Dutch cycle more than any other nation in the...
Bike balancing 200m high up - Fabio Wibmer
Dam(n) that was high! Balancing a bike on one of the highest dams in europe, the Koelnbreinsperre in Austria, which has a height of 200m. This is my entry for the "GoPro of the world contest". The vot...
An Airbag Bike Helmet Could Save Your Life
Stanford researchers put airbag bike helmets to the test and found them effective in preventing certain head injuries.
Dave Mirra: A Hero's Death And CTE's Arrival
BMX pioneer Dave Mirra is the first action sports athlete to be diagnosed with CTE. In an exclusive interview, his wife, Lauren Mirra, speaks about his diagnosis, his last weeks and his legacy.
An Hour Every Day Workout Can Power Your Home For Twenty-Four Hours
What if you could power your house for an entire day just by exercising for an hour, would that motivate you to do it? I just love this idea, it could even become something that can be done as a famil...
Dave Mirra: Celebrated BMX Star Dies Aged 41 After Apparent Suicide
Police in North Carolina say one of the most celebrated names in X Games, Dave Mirra, has died in North Carolina at the age of 41. Greenville police confirmed on Thursday night that Mirra’s body had b...
What It Looks Like To Build A Bike By Hand
Richard Sachs is a legendary steel bicycle craftsman. Here's a photo essay of him building a cyclocross bike from scratch.
Man On Rocket Bicycle Smokes Ferrari
French cyclist François Gissy is no stranger to world records. Last year his rocket bicycle did the unthinkable by reaching 177 miles per hour/285km in a swift 6.7 seconds. Now he has already beat his...
Twist Bike by Jose Hurtado - Yanko Design
If you can look past the hubless wheels, you’ll appreciate the fine symmetry behind this design- the Twist Bike. The unique gearing system allows each component to be easily removed for storage, repai...
Ride the Shweeb, the future of public transportation
The future of public transportation is here, and surprisingly, it does not involve hovercrafts. Clean, fast, and efficient, the Shweeb has been entrusted the future of personal rapid transport for its...
Riding A Bike Over 72ft Canyon - Amazing!
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Mountain biker rockets down ski slope at 135 mph
Eric 'The Red Baron' Barone, a high-speed mountain bike specialist from France, shot like a rocket down a steep slope at the Les Arcs ski [...]
Bicycle
People with bicycles in Mexico City.A bicycle, often called a bike or cycle, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other. A bi...
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Quadracycle
A quadracycle is a four-wheeled human-powered land vehicle. It is also referred to as a quadricycle, quadcycle, pedal car, four-wheeled bicycle or quike amongst other terms.Human-powered quadracyles h...
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Tricycle
A tricycle, often abbreviated to trike, is a three-wheeled passenger vehicle, usually carrying a single rider.Human-powered trikes are powered by pedals or hand cranks. Motorized trikes use motorcycle...
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Gyrobike
A Jyrobike (formerly known as Gyrobike) is a bicycle with a special front wheel designed to make balancing easier. It is manufactured and sold by a company of the same name.The special front wheel con...
Gyrobike - Wikipedia
Cab-bike
The Cab-Bike is a velomobile that has been in production since 1998. Designed by Reihold Schwemmer and manufactured by Germany Eslava, it was developed as a vehicle that would permit year-round commut...
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Raleigh Twenty
The Raleigh “Twenty” was a small-wheeled bicycle made by the Raleigh from 1968 until the early 1980s. It was Raleigh's answer to the Dawes Kingpin, which had been on the market since 1964. Like the Da...
Raleigh Twenty - Wikipedia
Sideways bike
The sideways bike is an invention, patented in 2005, by Michael Killian, a software engineer from Dublin. He was inspired by the way that snowboarding is preferred to skiing due to the greater artisti...
Sideways bike - Wikipedia
Electric bicycle
An electric bicycle, also known as an e-bike or booster bike, is a bicycle with an integrated electric motor which can be used for propulsion. There is a great variety of different types of e-bikes av...
Electric bicycle - Wikipedia
Velocipede
Velocipede (/vəˈlɒsəpiːd/; Latin for "fast foot") is a human-powered land vehicle with one or more wheels. The most common type of velocipede today is the bicycle.The term was coined by Frenchman Nicé...
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Bicycle frame
A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted. The modern and most common frame design for an upright bicycle is based on the safety bicycle, a...
Bicycle frame - Wikipedia
Bike balancing 200m high up - Fabio Wibmer
Dam(n) that was high! Balancing a bike on one of the highest dams in europe, the Koelnbreinsperre in Austria, which has a height of 200m. This is my entry for the "GoPro of the world contest". The vot...
Dave Mirra: A Hero's Death And CTE's Arrival
BMX pioneer Dave Mirra is the first action sports athlete to be diagnosed with CTE. In an exclusive interview, his wife, Lauren Mirra, speaks about his diagnosis, his last weeks and his legacy.
Cycling records
This is a list of certified and recognized cycling records as recognised by the Union Cycliste Internationale, International Human Powered Vehicle Association and World Human Powered Vehicle Associati...
Sustain Cycles
Sustain Cycles is a British importer of electric bicycles. Founded in 2006, operating out of Harrow, Middlesex. The company currently sells electric bikes via its online store. Sustain electric bikes ...