Community Bike rides August 15-22

Government works for those that show up. In the past few years as I have become more active as a Bike Advocate, I have seen when people get involved, Government listens.  If you want to see a change, you must become active personally to see it happen.  With this in mind, I’m working on a ride on the AZ State capital in January to meet with state legislators.  The overall message is Bikes Belong, and we will be asking them Continue Reading ››

Community Bike Ride List June 27-July 3

Happy Monsoon.  It’s hot and wet out there.  Be aware that new “obstacles” like sand and rocks are washed on the road this time of year.  Be kind and call or point out hazards.  Remember to hydrate and keep on pedaling.  This time of the year can mentally be challenging to get on the bike, but it is well worth the effort.  I hope to see you on the road this week. I’m leading a ride Sunday morning for Tu Continue Reading ››

Weekly Bike Ride List for June 13-20

YOUR BIKE MISSES YOU!  You know who you are.  It’s so easy to fall into the pattern.  It starts with a flat tire, a big project at work, or after the last big ride you trained for and you have not been on the bicycle since.  It’s time, this week, to recommit.  Do it for the fitness, do it for the better looking body, do it for the mind, but most of all just do it because bikes are so Continue Reading ››

What will Biking in Pima County Look Like in 20 Years, you decide.

This fall,  Pima county is going to have an election to decide on the future of our community.  As a cyclist, I have gone through every item and picked out what will benefit us.  This Friday, June 6th, 2015, at 5PM, is the cutoff for submitting arguments that will be sent to every registered voter in Pima County.  I urge you to look at these items and submit a letter showing your support of the bond.  If you need help Continue Reading ››

Community Bike Ride List April 18-24, 2015

If you only do to one bike event this week, I’m asking you to get political and attend the Pima County Supervisors meeting on Tuesday.  They will be making the final decision on if we will have a bond election this fall.  There are many projects that will benefit the cycling community and I am a HUGE yes vote for this Bond.  It is at 9:00 Am on Tuesday downtown. This list is a major time commitment and it is Continue Reading ››

Community Bike Ride List April 11- April 19

WOW!!!!  This week we have nearly 120 unique rides, races and events on the list. I’m considering creating a calendar and changing the format in the weeks to come as this is taking so much time to compile.  Below are all of the sources I check each week for the info that goes into the list.  I put it here with contact info as I think it’s good to verify rides and also to get to know who a group Continue Reading ››

Community Bike Ride List for April 4-10

This week the ride list is a little different due to showing homes, home inspections, Family, Passover, El Grupo Scavenger Hunt, Good Friday, Easter and most importantly the weather is just so good for riding I have not had time to make the list. I usually check these sites for the list.  Please check put the pages for GABA, SAMBA, and Cactus Cycling. Cactus Cycling SAMBA GABA If you see this list and are not on the distribution Continue Reading ››

All Tucson Bicycle Classic Photos in one post

Tucson Bicycle Classic 2015 Below are links to all of the photo albums of the Tucson Bicycle Classic from the facebook page of The Damion Alexander Team. These photos are a major time commitment and it is my pleasure to take the photos and share them with you. All I ask in return for the photos is that you remember I’m A REALTOR. If you have a relationship with another REALTOR, I love loyalty and respect those relationships. However, if Continue Reading ››

TBC Road Race Photos

TBC Road Race 2015 Links to all of the racing action in the Tucson Bicycle Classic Road Race. Teaser  album Album 1 Album 2 Album 3 Album 4 Album 5 Album 6 Album 7 Album 8 El Grupo Album

Community Bike Ride List for March 21-27

Last week was the Tucson Bicycle Classic.  I had a great time seeing so many of you out there.  I’ve put all the photos on my blog, Bike Pilgrim, from the Time Trail and will do the same for the road Race and Circuit race. If you see this list and are not on the distribution list, you can sign up here. This list is a major time commitment and it is my pleasure to put it together.  Continue Reading ››