Author Archives: Louise McGrody

Louise has been with Washington Bikes since 1994 and is often referred to as its institutional memory. Her community outreach efforts for the WA Bikes have spawned the formation of several local friends groups, including Friends of Burke Gilman Trail in Seattle and the Fish Lake Trail Action Group in Spokane. She has a passion for the outdoors and is happiest when exploring it by bike, skis or hiking boots. She also likes to knit and has been known to stash small knitting projects in her cycling panniers and backpacks.

#WomenWhoBike Ride – March 5

Pronto Cycle Share is declaring March as Seattle’s first Women’s Bike Month, and they are […]

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McClinchy Mile Oso Strong Ride

One week after last year’s McClinchy Mile Bike Ride hosted by BIKES Club of Snohomish […]

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This Weekend: Seattle Bike Show

Has this spring like weather got you psyched for a new season of bicycling? Then […]

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#WAbikes on Instagram

It’s winter. It’s a new year. Ride your bike. That’s what you’re telling us on […]

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Bike Love Party Is February 5

Join us on February 5, from 5:30 to 8:00 PM, for a celebration of bikes, […]

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Summer Transportation Internships Available

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) Region 10 Office in Seattle is offering multiple […]

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Sunday Farmers Market Bike Ride: Bike Local, Shop Local, Eat Fresh

To market, to market, to buy a fat pig. Home again, home again, jiggety-jig. It […]

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Drive Aware: Tips for sharing the road with people on foot or bike

Driving a motor vehicle is a weighty responsibility and should not be taken lightly. In […]

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Nominate a Deserving Bike Advocate!

Bicycle infrastructure, meaningful bike policy, bike skills education, and all the other things that get […]

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Alaskan Way Traffic Changes Near Ferry Terminal

Heads up! Expect traffic changes along Alaskan Way near the Colman Dock ferry terminal beginning […]

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