Category Archives: Bicycles

Bikes on the Streets | Cars in Museums (Yearly Fundraiser)

JOIN THE FUN Enjoy a night of celebration with your neighbors, safe cycling advocates, city leaders and friends. We will have food, drinks, a silent auction, vintage car rides and live music. We will also be handing out awards to … Continue reading

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Are Helmets Enough?

          As bicyclists, we’ve all heard of other riders who were involved in an accident with a vehicle. Perhaps you’ve even had experience with aggressive drivers or a dangerous road condition first-hand. Because these incidents are … Continue reading

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Free Bike Safety Education Class for Kids – March 14th!

Join us from 9am – 2pm on March 14th at Summer Camp Expo at Manhattan Beach Middle School for a free kids bike safety class taught by accredited instructors!  Food Trucks will be there as well!  Don’t forget to bring … Continue reading

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2014 – A year in review of progress

As we start 2015, thought we share a few highlights from last year that were definitely an improvement from the prior year! Please remember we are a 100% volunteer local organization that would be happy to hear your thoughts and … Continue reading

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Sunset and History

During a perfect beach day in May, the SBBC joined with the Beach Cities Health District for an educational ride along the Strand that was led by members of the Historical societies of Hermosa and Manhattan Beach.  Pictured Jan Dennis, … Continue reading

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Guess what seems to have reduced bicycle crashes in Long Beach by 70%?

Ever since installing sharrows in 2009, there has been a significant reduction of bicycle accidents in this area of Long Beach from a high of 43 in 2009 to 12 in 2012.  According to Long Beach City’s Bicycle Coordinator, Alan … Continue reading

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