2024 Ride of Silence

2024 Ride of Silence

The Bellevue Bicycle Club of Nebraska hosted the 2024 Ride of Silence on May 15 at 7pm. The Ride of Silence is an international event held on the third Wednesday of May to honor those cyclists injured or killed in a vehicle/bike crash. In 2023 there were SIX people on...
My First Single Track MTB Ride

My First Single Track MTB Ride

Julie Sanford, a coach with the Bennington Badger Composite Team (Middle School and High School Students), challenged me to ride my fat bike to show it some dirt love ay Tranquility Park in Omaha. Having never rode any single track in my life, I accepted the...
Get Off the Sofa & On Your Bike

Get Off the Sofa & On Your Bike

While this episode is not about riding in the Heartland, we hope it provides encouragement to anyone that needs to get active, not to let riding a bike stop you. Robert Fletcher is a retired Canadian school teach and turned 80 in 2022. A few years before, he began to...
Pottawattamie Co. Trail Assn.

Pottawattamie Co. Trail Assn.

We talk with Joe Munch, current president of the Pottawattamie Trails Association about trail development in the Council Bluffs Area. If you have not been over to the trails on the east side of the Missouri River, you should. They are developing an outstanding...
Trek Stores Omaha

Trek Stores Omaha

There are two TREK company owned stores in Omaha and another in Lincoln. The West Omaha store converted in 2022 from the Bike Rack, to Trek Omaha West. Robb Haitt was and is still the manager of the store and has a long history with the store and cycling in general....
Meet the Omaha Pedalers

Meet the Omaha Pedalers

The Omaha Pedalers is the oldest organized bicycle club in the Omaha area. We sit down with Rhonda Hall, president of the club since late 2022. The club has over 100 members and offers many ride opportunities for bicycle riders. Joining a club is a great way to learn...