When People Ride Bikes, Great Things Happen.   Courtesy of Bikes Belong (People for Bikes)

1. Guide to bicycle commuting

Beautiful bicycle commuting
Why commute by bicycle? from the League of American Bicyclists (LAB)

"The simple answer is that it’s fun, it’s good for you, and it’ll save you a lot of money! Even better, it’s good for the environment, the economy, the community you live and work in, and for your employer"

Read more on Commuter Student Manual

2. Sharing the Road

"Every person riding a bicycle upon a highway has all the rights and is subject to all the provisions applicable to the driver of a vehicle." California Vehicle Code Sec. 21200

Section 21202: Operation on Roadway

3. Five "Rules of the Road" from LAB:

Follow the Law

Be Predictable

Be Conspicuous

Think Ahead

Ride Ready

Test your knowledge with a FREE Online Bicycle Education class.

4. Short videos from LAB


5. A Kid's Eye View: Bicycle Safety for Parents from a Child's Perspective

6. NHTSA: The Rights and Duties of Cyclists

Bicycling Street Smart by John S.Allen. 

This compact tutorial, available as a 46-page booklet and in an online version, will increase your safety and confidence while bicycling on any road, whether you are a beginner or an expert.

Available in several languages (send mail to John S.Allen)


Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition, PO Box 92047, Santa Barbara, CA 93190
Bici Centro, PO Box 91222, Santa Barbara, CA 93190
located at 506 E. Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Phone: 805 617-3255
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