Entries by Topeka Project

FUNctional Riding in Topeka 101

Considering riding to work some this Spring? Wanting an alternative to driving to the store for groceries? Come join Topeka Community Cycle Project for FUNctional Riding in Topeka 101! Ben and Andy, TCCP League of American Bicyclist’s Certified Instructors, will cover all aspects of basic safe riding skills in everyday traffic! Over 3 class periods we […]

Flat Tire 5

A night of reggae and funk at the Celtic Fox will benefit the Topeka Community Cycle Project TOPEKA, KAN. (November 10, 2014) — As the temperature decreases, it is the time of year for Flat Tire. This fundraiser turns five this year with its organization, the Topeka Community Cycle Project. This annual fundraiser is expected […]

Amazon Smile

Amazon introduced a new program for non-profits called AmazonSmile, which will automatically donate 0.5% of your purchases to the charity you select. It costs you (and the charitable organizations) nothing, and it’s just like shopping on Amazon normally, but you get to do a world of good. Here’s our offical link that’ll set your Amazon charity […]

Ghost Bike Dedication and Ride of Silence

Topeka Bicyclists to Dedicate Ghost Bike and Stage Ride of Silence Topeka, Kansas, May 8, 2014 Ghost Bike Dedication The Kaw Valley Bicycling Club will commemorate the death of Neil Douglas Rogers, who was struck and killed by a motorist nearly 25 years ago while riding his bicycle in southwest Shawnee County. Mr. Rogers was […]

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Up for showing some cycling spirit? Join TCCP and Kaw Valley Bicycle Club in riding in the 2014 Topeka St. Patrick’s Day parade. We will meet at the shop (423 S. Kansas) at 10 am and then migrate at about 10:15 down to the staging area at 1st-4th and Kansas to get in line. Parade […]

The 3-Foot law

  Big news today for cycling safety in the state of Kansas! The 3 foot passing law is now officially in effect. Here’s part of the statute that pertains to the new law: K.S.A. 8-1516 is hereby amended to read as follows: 8-1516. The following rules shall govern the overtaking and passing of vehicles and […]