Category Archives: Introducing

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

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

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Announcing: Wheel Sexy Bicycle Cabaret!

From Wheel Sexy: Wheel Sexy will be a fun, community cabaret featuring performers of  all sexes, orientations, “frame types” (bicycle AND body) and levels of bicycling experience.   By “bicycling body,” we mean both the individual bodies that transport us … Continue reading

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Bike Blogversation #1

My pal Mel is a super rad lady.  She is a PhD candidate at the University of Minnesota, studying bicycle activism and backlash, community building, and feminism, and likes radical activism, veganism, cats, babies, NPR, unions, Wisconsin, Surly beer, and coffee. Over … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Introducing, Participate, Thinking out loud

WSAC & Hub Grease Rag at the U of M Bike Center

The U of M Bike Center, managed by The Hub Bike Co-Op, has partnered with the Women’s Student Activist Collective (WSAC) to host two additional open shop nights for women and transgender folks. Let me say that again… 2nd and … Continue reading

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Maggie McDonald

I can read your mind…  I know what you’re thinking…  “Dang, grrrl!  That’s a nice Winter Maintenance Skill Share poster you’ve got there!” Maggie McDonald designed this poster for Grease Rag, and we wanted to give you some info about … Continue reading

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MKE’s Pedal Pusher Society- Introduction

I’ve been meaning to write this post for a long time.  Seeing the Beat It! movie finally motivated me to introduce you to the Pedal Pusher Society, “Milwaukee’s premier women and trans bike gang.” Their blog is so good (although … Continue reading

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