Tag Archives: Car-free movement

Sometimes You Just Don’t Have it in You!

Yesterday was one of those days.  The weather was terrible with just absolute pouring rain in the morning.  I knew I had a full day of finals ahead and I was a little sore after running the Net Impact Green … Continue reading

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2012 Boston Midnight Marathon Bike Ride

Now that the hoopla around Marathon Monday has died down and the weather is slightly more seasonal, I think it’s prudent to comment on one of the coolest parts of the Boston Marathon, the bike riders! Although I was unable … Continue reading

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SAY NO MORE! Happy Trails: An Exit Interview with Boston’s Bike Czar

Encourage all your non-cycling friends to ride. Our bottom line is the same — get more people cycling. The best way is the direct way. You heard the “Bike Czar”!  It’s 80 degrees and sunny, you are out of excuses! … Continue reading

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Reflections on A Great Day!

This past weekend I had the distinct pleasure of being stuck in class from 9am until 4 pm on what could have been the nicest day of 2012.  In case you missed it, we’re talking picture perfect.  Low 80’s with … Continue reading

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Hey Drivers……

Please do me a small favor.  As the weather gets nicer and you want to do something outside that is good for you and will save you money, do this! Take the bike out of wherever you store it and … Continue reading

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I Think CarFree Radio is Officially Dead

I didn’t want to declare this nugget of  creative genius dead until I was certain.  At this point, I think I just have to call it. Time of death: March 29 6:20 pm. Cause: Laziness on the part of CarFreeBrad! … Continue reading

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Why Dont Young Americans Buy Cars?

I love that the major car companies are concerned that kids these days don’t seem to care that much about owning a car. This article gives a great glimpse into how scared GM is and the crazy lengths they are … Continue reading

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Gotham Bicycle Defense Industries

I was invited to an event on April 4th in Cambridge originally as a speaker, but couldn’t confirm the invite so they moved onto another GREAT company, Gotham Bicycle Defense Industries.  I’ve met the guys who started it and they’re … Continue reading

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Clark University Open Bike Shop! CarFreeBrad Influence in Action!

I’m saying that I’m the only reason that Clark is opening a bike shop to offer education, repairs and parts for reasonable prices but you can’t deny it’s at least a wacky coincidence. Think about it, almost exactly 1 year … Continue reading

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Welcome to the iPhone Era CarFreeBrad! I need Apps!

The wait is over!  I finally got rid of my god damned BlackBerry and stepped into the world of iPhone users.  Now I might have a chance to post from the road. As some of you may have noticed, there … Continue reading

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