Category Archives: Friends

Girls Biking to Work blog

New Minneapolis blog, Girls Biking to Work, is becoming a favorite of mine.  Written by Grease Rag friend Stephanie, the blog is thoughtful and practical about biking, and arriving looking fabulous.  I wouldn’t describe Girls Biking to Work as a “cycle … Continue reading

Posted in Bike Commuting, Friends, Introducing

Happy Bike-versary, Eleonore!

We all start somewhere. ONE YEAR AGO TODAY: I learned how to ride a bike. April 17, 2011. Which really means: I learned how to fly. I guess I should just admit: I’m really damn proud of myself and excited … Continue reading

Posted in Benefit, Events, Friends, Party, Why we bike! | 2 Comments

Singletrack Sistahs Facebook Group (mtb)

There’s a new Facebook group of women that mountain bike together called Singletrack Sistahs. First ride at Theo is April 9 at 4p! First ride at Hillside is April 10 at 6! 2012 all-girl group rides: (beginning this spring) Mon’s … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Group Ride, Introducing, Just for WTF, Mountain Biking | 2 Comments

Liberation Bike School- University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

A UWM graduate student has opened a feminist bike shop. This interview with the owner, Katie Curl, was short but really on point. The “feminist bike school” is defined by the atmosphere created by “a lot of female mechanics who … Continue reading

Posted in Friends

May Day Pedal Power- Volunteer and get involved!

After a few meetings, Grease Rag’s involvement in the Heart of the Beast Theatre’s May Day Festival, which will be on May 6th this year, is starting to take shape. We still need help planning and building our idea, in … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Friends, Organize, Participate | 3 Comments

Dudey-Free Zone is now available online

I can’t believe I didn’t post about this before, but sometimes I post on Facebook and forget to make a proper blog post about it.  Cool story, I know. Dudey-Free Zone is a 26-minute documentary on the importance of women’s/transgender/gender-queer … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Participate, Solidarity, Video


Charlotte has posted about the Inter-Continental International Women’s Day Ride that we are going to be doing on March 3rd.  Come out and ride with us!  If you have any questions or concerns, let us know and we’ll fill you … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Friends, Group Ride, Participate | 3 Comments