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      • We have it good, but it could always be better. This is the place for any issues pertaining to riding in the cities, making it safer, getting new trails. Go wild!
    • Infrastructure
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      • Roads, bridges, tunnels, trails, signs, lights, parking. This is where all the transit nerds hang out.
    • Safety
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      • Hopefully there aren't many posts here, but we all know it does happen. If it happens to you, let us know here so we can deal out some u-lock justice if we see your bike.
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      • Road, alleycat, track - whatever. If you've got a race coming up, let us know about it here.
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      • Sick of riding alone? Want to get together for a training session? How about a picnic ride? Whether it's just for fun or serious business, make friends and find rides here. (Was For The Fun Of It and Relaxed & Social)
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      • We'd call it mountain biking, but there aren't any mountains here. Lots of off road trails though. The place for dirt. If you're looking to go spin some knobbies, meet some friends here.
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      • Are you sure you want people to know you dress like that in public?
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      • I wish I could go on vacation with a touring bike and just not come back
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      • As cycling has become a part of more people's lives, a rich creative culture is booming around the simple concept of the bicycle.
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      • From uplifting articles to kittehs on bikes, this is the place to share the media you find about cycling.
    • Games
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      • Come out and play these two-wheeled games. Bike polo and the photo tag games are here...and some other ideas.
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      • Not sure how to get there from here? Looking for a trail you've seen on the map but can't seem to find? Ask here, chances are someone else has already taken it.
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      • Sometimes it's just more fun to turn the wrenches yourself. Share your tips and tricks here.
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      • Riding year round is easier than you'd think. If you're prepared with the right gear, it can even be fun!
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      • Heading somewhere on vacation? Visiting Minneapolis? Moving? Check here before you dive in cleats first. Tour reports, technique, and advice on biking in other cities.
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      • Powdercoat, auto paint, rattle can, masking, sandblasting. How many ways can you paint a bike?
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      • Want to make your own bike frame? Or trailer? Got a cut off wheel and a torch? Got a mod or hack you want to share? Post about it here. Pictures or it didn't happen!
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      • We know you've got a sexy bike - Please Please Please post something for us to drool over
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      • Post the incriminating evidence from your rides
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      • Eventually, we all wreck. Sometimes it's our skin that gets torn up, sometimes the bike takes the brunt of things. Post pics of your battle scars here. NOT FOR THE SQUEAMISH!
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      • Give your $.02 on bikes, parts or clothing, or ask for someone else's.
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      • In an effort to be more open about what's going on with the operation of the site, we've opened this forum to report on software updates, theme and user interface changes, announce new fora, and discuss implementation of new features.
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      • Got something to say that's got nothing to do with bikes? This would be the place.
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      • Sure, you'll probably end up riding your bike there, but where are you going? The next hot band? Fireworks by the river? Let us know and we'll go with you!
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      • Want to make this site better? Let us know what we can do!
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      • Open discussion of issues concerning WTF persons. You may also join the WTF member group to opt-in for group wide PMs from other WTF persons.
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      • Did you lose your keys on the trail or find a wallet at the after-party? This forum is for re-uniting people and their stuff.
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      • The place where JenNastix tells us about awesome.
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      • Founded by Kayla Dotson and Chelsea Strate in 2007, Babes In Bikeland is an annual alley cat bike race that is only open to women and transgendered cyclists. As the nation’s largest all-female alley cat, Babes provides women with the opportunity to meet other women who bike, as well as show them that they are welcome and supported in the Minneapolis bicycle community.
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      • Hello MPLS Bike Love. This is a space for the brothers banjo to chat it up with MPLS Bike Lovers. Expect this space to run the gamut from casual conversations to sneak previews on new products and with any luck, a few "members" only deals (in conjunction with our local retailers). Let's fire it up and see what happens.
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      • Grease Rag's mission is to encourage and empower WTF (women/ trans/ femme) cyclists in a collaborative and fun learning environment through rides, discussions, shop nights and educational seminars in a safer space. Above all, we are about having fun! Grease Rag Ride and Wrench happens multiple times a month at different locations in Minneapolis! View our events calendar and choose the time and location that works best for you. www.greaserag.org/calendar
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      • Minnesota Off-Road Cyclists (MORC) is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to safeguarding the future of mountain biking in the Twin Cities Metro Area, and all of Minnesota, through the promotion of responsible riding, establishment and maintenance of mountain biking trails, and preservation of Minnesota's natural resources. In other words, MORC builds and maintains the off road trails that you love to ride. This is all done by passionate, hard working, local volunteers who love their bikes just like you!
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      • Pedal Minnesota encourages more people to get on more bikes more often. Pedal Minnesota aims to increase bicycling in our state by showcasing interesting and informative resources and stories from MN cyclists at http://pedalminnesota.com/