Critical Mass http://wlrn.org en It’s That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/it-s-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets <p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:11.5pt;font-family:&quot;Georgia&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#333333">If you're driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:26:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 29879 at http://wlrn.org It’s That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets Here Is Tonight's Critical Mass Map And Info http://wlrn.org/post/here-tonights-critical-mass-map-and-info <p>Commuters beware: <a href="http://www.themiamibikescene.com/2014/01/miami-critical-mass-friday-january-31st.html">Critical Mass Miami</a> will hold its monthly bike ride throughout the city tonight.&nbsp;</p><p>Riders will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Government Center downtown and the ride will end at The Filling Station Express on Northwest First&nbsp;Avenue. The 13-mile ride will pass through several neighborhoods, including Little Havana and the Miracle Mile in Coral Gables. See the map below for the complete route.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:16:56 +0000 Hillary Lindwall 27259 at http://wlrn.org Here Is Tonight's Critical Mass Map And Info It's That Time Again: Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets This Black Friday http://wlrn.org/post/its-time-again-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets-black-friday <p></p><p>If you're driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;</p><p>The monthly group bike ride called Critical Mass is taking place again. Cyclists will be riding over 13 miles around Miami starting at Government Center and ending at Grand Central Park.</p><p>The Miami event usually draws a couple thousand cyclists and can back up traffic. The route changes every month.</p><p>Fort Lauderdale's Critical Mass will take off from the War Memorial Auditorium.</p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 24385 at http://wlrn.org It's That Time Again: Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets This Black Friday The Sport Of Hardcourt Bike Polo Is Flourishing In South Florida http://wlrn.org/post/sport-hardcourt-bike-polo-flourishing-south-florida <p>Forget American football for the moment. There&#39;s a lesser known sport gaining traction around the world and in South Florida, especially Broward County.</p><p>Hardcourt bike polo cropped up in Seattle in the early 2000s and is an underground version of grass bike polo, which was invented in Ireland in 1891.</p><p>Players form teams of three or four and use handcrafted mallets made from ski poles to skillfully maneuver&nbsp;a ball into a goal.</p><p>The games are played on streets and hard surfaces like basketball courts, tennis courts and roller hockey rinks.</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:46:53 +0000 Andrea Richard 21046 at http://wlrn.org The Sport Of Hardcourt Bike Polo Is Flourishing In South Florida It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/its-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets-0 <p style="margin: 0in 0in 11.25pt; line-height: 16.5pt; vertical-align: baseline; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; font-size: 15px; ">If you&#39;re driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 21218 at http://wlrn.org It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets http://wlrn.org/post/its-time-again-thousands-critical-mass-cyclists-take-streets <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal; ">If you're driving through the center of Miami tonight, you need to take a close look at the map below.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal; ">The monthly group bike ride called Critical Mass is taking place again. Cyclists will be riding 12.5 miles around Miami starting at Government Center and ending at Grand Central Park.</span></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:18:22 +0000 Arianna Prothero 19847 at http://wlrn.org It's That Time Again: Thousands Of Critical Mass Cyclists Take To The Streets Cyclists Rally In Miami Beach To Remind Drivers Of Traffic Safety http://wlrn.org/post/cyclists-rally-miami-beach-remind-drivers-traffic-safety <p>On Saturday, August 16, a group of friends and supporters gathered for a "Cyclist Respect Rally"&nbsp;on the bike lane of 16th Street near the intersection with Jefferson Avenue in Miami Beach.</p><p>Along the street, they stood in a line between the car lane and the bike lane to create a human barrier where event coordinator Jessica Hunter was hit by a car earlier this month.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 20:21:52 +0000 Karelia Arauz 19223 at http://wlrn.org Cyclists Rally In Miami Beach To Remind Drivers Of Traffic Safety Cars Stop, Bikes Go During Miami's Critical Mass Event http://wlrn.org/post/cars-stop-bikes-go-during-miamis-critical-mass-event <p></p><p></p><p><span style="color: #000000">On Friday night, thousands of cyclists gathered for this month’s Critical Mass event in Miami.</span></p><p><span style="color: #000000">B</span>icyclists and, to some extent skateboarders, inline skaters, roller skaters and other self-propelled commuters took to the streets en masse.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 11:54:56 +0000 Karelia Arauz 18161 at http://wlrn.org Cars Stop, Bikes Go During Miami's Critical Mass Event South Florida Drivers Beware: Critical Mass Tonight http://wlrn.org/post/south-florida-drivers-beware-critical-mass-tonight <p>The massive cycling event known as <a href="http://www.themiamibikescene.com" target="_blank">Critical Mass </a>is taking place tonight in South Florida. The monthly ride happens in major cities all over the world.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 20:59:37 +0000 Arianna Prothero & Gabriella Watts 18071 at http://wlrn.org South Florida Drivers Beware: Critical Mass Tonight Lose Yourself On Two Wheels Touring Miami's Artsy Subculture http://wlrn.org/post/lose-yourself-two-wheels-touring-miamis-artsy-subculture <p>Miami's quickly growing bike scene remains tightly interwoven with the city's other do-it-yourself-spirited, artsy subcultures.</p><p>Sure, there are plenty of people with fancy road bikes and Lycra suits joining Critical Mass and speeding along on group rides. But a large number of the scene's most outspoken two-wheelers are young people who push for bicycling less as an exercise form per se.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 16:28:04 +0000 Arielle Castillo 13060 at http://wlrn.org Lose Yourself On Two Wheels Touring Miami's Artsy Subculture