Is Madison, Wisconsin the new Portland, Oregon?
Many individuals in the cycling community, and even the bypassing customers have mentioned Madison lately when they are talking about a strong cycling atmosphere. Bike paths, yearly commuters, bike lanes, & Trek Bikes headquarters 30 minutes away. I would say it has a strong cycling atmosphere!
Now in Chicago’s bid for the 2016 Olympic Games includes Madison as the cycling destination.
Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle today announced that Madison has been selected as the cycling hub for Chicago’s bid to host the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
“Not only is Madison a great place to live, it’s the nation’s premier area for bike riding,” Doyle said. “I am pleased that the Chicago 2016 Committee has chosen Madison to be its cycling hub and can’t wait for people from around the world to discover our beautiful region.
Original article at BizTimes