Hall of Fame Bicycle Museum is Now Open

The US Bicycling Hall of Fame facility at 303 Third Street in Davis, CA is now open. As per county health guidelines, visitors are required to wear a mask and practice social distancing. The museum and Hall of Fame is open Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and also on...

U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame Announces Four 2020 Inductees

DAVIS, Calif. (July 6, 2020) – Four legends of American cycling have been voted into the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame. The Class of 2020 inductees are: Jeff Pierce (Modern Road & Track Competitor), Marianne Martin (Veteran Road & Track Competitor), Leigh...

Hearts of Lions Excerpt

Excerpt from “Hearts of Lions: The History of American Bicycle Racing” By Peter Joffre Nye Second edition (University of Nebraska Press) When American Cycling Was Disney Land “The past is never dead. It isn’t even past.” —William Faulkner Like musicians...

New Book Reveals 1890s Women Cyclists Competing Nationwide

Book Review By Peter Joffre Nye WOMEN ON THE MOVE: The Forgotten Era of Women’s Bicycling Racing By Roger Gilles. 360 pp. 31 photos. University of Nebraska Press. American cycling, like art, has evolved through many crucial periods, and Roger Gilles brings back to...