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SHEN-ROCK in 2016

2016 Bicycles for Refugees Year-end Recap

12/7: Long Range Transportation Plan Public Open House

SHEN-ROCK in 2016

ShenRock Bike Team had a super fall of learning, racing and riding. To start off our season we had a…

SHEN-ROCK in 2016

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ShenRock Bike Team had a super fall of learning, racing and riding. To start off our season we had a few open house type practices held at the Rocktown Trails at Hillandale park where we invited youth riders interested in the team to come out and ride with us and get a taste of what we…

2016 Bicycles for Refugees Year-end Recap

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December 2016 marks the end of the first year of the Bikes for Refugees Initiative This partnership between CWS Refugee Resettlement and the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition program has grown quickly with the support of our community. Here are our 2016 year stats in review: Over $6,0000 in tax-deductible monetary donations We are listed in…

12/7: Long Range Transportation Plan Public Open House

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The Harrisonburg-Rockingham Metropolitan Planning Organization (HRMPO) invites the public to attend an informational public open house on the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan (LRTP) on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, from 4:00-6:00PM at the Rockingham County Government Center in the Community Development Department’s Community Room, 20 E. Gay Street, Harrisonburg, VA. The LRTP is required of…

2016 Was a BIG Year for SVBC

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2016. The biggest year EVER for the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition. Without question. What did we do? More than we could have ever imagined. All to help get more people on bikes and make our corner of the world a better place to live, work, and play. With your help and by DONATING TODAY, we…

12/10: SVBC in the Bridgewater Christmas Parade

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A new SVBC tradition! The Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition will once again ride in the town of Bridgewater Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 10. Kathleen McCoy Bridgewater Christmas Parade What: Town of Bridgewater Christmas Parade on Bikes! Bring/wear your tacky decorations! WHEN: Saturday, December 10 Arrive at 8:30am to decorate your bikes with the group. Parade starts…

Comment on the Harrisonburg Bike-Ped Plan

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We almost have a new Harrisonburg Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan- Read the Draft Plan and Comment Today You’ve heard about it for awhile now. You knew it was coming. You may even have already participated in some of the public meetings. Well now we have our latest draft plan and we want you to look…

Festival Survey to win a Free Entry into 2017 Shenandoah Mountain Bike Festival

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Want to Attend the 2017 Shenandoah Mountain Bike Festival for Free? Click here to take the Survey SURVEY CLOSES Tuesday, November 22 The 2016 Shenandoah Mountain Bike Festival by the numbers Take our Survey 190 registrants Raised over $11,000 for the SVBC Filled 120 volunteer positions (not including trail workers) Saturday’s trail workers rehabilitated the Trimble Mountain Trail–…

5th Harrisonburg & Rockingham Bike-Walk Summit

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On Friday November 4, 2016 the Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition in partnership with the Harrisonburg Rockingham Metropolitan Planning Organization, The City of Harrisonburg, Rockingham County, and James Madison Univeristy, hosted our regions fifth annual Bike-Walk Summit. The Summit was held on the campus of James Madison University and brought together community members including, Rockingham County and…

6 Newly Designated League Cycling Instructors in Shenandoah Valley

The League of American Bicyclists held a League Cycling Instructor (LCI) Seminar in Harrisonburg, VA November 10 thru 13, 2016. The students/new LCIs, instructors, and assistants from left: Randall Wolf (new LCI), Les Leathem (National Coach and LCI), Greg "Yogi" Gillette (new LCI), Dan Wright (new LCI), Nick Cannon (new LCI),  Brian Bauer (LCI assistant), Misty Williams (new LCI), Kyle Lawrence (new LCI), Thanh Dang (LCI assistant), Laura Pyle (LCI assistant), and Dan Finseth, (new LCI).

6 Newly Designated League Cycling Instructors in Shenandoah Valley Harrisonburg, VA – November 14, 2016 – The Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition (SVBC) announced 6 of its members earned the prestigious certification of League Cycling Instructor (LCI) from the League of American Bicyclists, a 136-year-old national bicycling and advocacy organization. The new LCIs are Dan Finseth…