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Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders will spin through Burien on Saturday, Aug. 11

Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders will spin through Burien on Saturday, Aug. 11

Photos courtesy Fred Hutch Obliteride Nearly 2,500 Fred Hutch Obliterideriders will pedal through Puget Sound communities – including Burien – on Saturday, Aug. 11, raising funds to help obliterate... [Read more]

Obliteride riders bike through Three Tree Point, where residents raise over $1,000

Obliteride riders bike through Three Tree Point, where residents raise over $1,000

On Sunday, Aug. 13, numerous Obliteride bike riders cruised through Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood, which was festooned in orange pennants as well as throngs of cheering residents clad in... [Read more]

Obliteride riders will cycle against cancer through Burien on Sunday, Aug. 13

Obliteride riders will cycle against cancer through Burien on Sunday, Aug. 13

Photos from the 2016 Obliteride by Scott Schaefer Obliteride bike riders will be cycling against cancer through the Burien area on Sunday, Aug. 13 as part of the second leg of a two-day route that goes... [Read more]

Fred Hutch’s ‘Obliteride’ fundraiser will ride through Burien Aug. 13-14

Fred Hutch’s ‘Obliteride’ fundraiser will ride through Burien Aug. 13-14

Obliteride riders will cycle through dozens of local communities – including Burien – on Aug. 13 and 14, raising critical funds to help Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center obliterate cancer. More... [Read more]

Construction on new pedestrian/bike trail near S. 132nd Street starts Monday

Construction on new pedestrian/bike trail near S. 132nd Street starts Monday

The City of Burien on Friday issued a construction alert for a new S. 132nd Street Pedestrian / Bicycle Trail Project (map below). Click images to see larger versions: Construction for a new 8-foot... [Read more]

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, this Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. This event is part of this year’s Everyone... [Read more]

Fred Hutch’s Obliteride to spin through Burien on Sunday, Aug. 9

Fred Hutch’s Obliteride to spin through Burien on Sunday, Aug. 9

Obliteride riders will cycle through our community on Sunday, Aug. 9, raising funds to help the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center obliterate cancer. “We’re urging people to come join the fun and... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s Downtown Burien Bike Rack project wraps up

WABI Burien’s Downtown Burien Bike Rack project wraps up

by Maureen Hoffmann, Walk/Bike Burien (WABI) President It’s been an epic and exhilarating project. The efforts have come from throughout the community to bring the Downtown Burien Bike Rack Project to... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Bikers race through the streets of downtown Burien on the 4th

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Bikers race through the streets of downtown Burien on the 4th

Early on the morning of the 4th of July, you may have noticed dozens of bicycles whizzing through the streets of downtown Burien, as part of the 2014 Joe Matava Criterium race. One biker named Timothy... [Read more]

WABI Burien to roll out Downtown Burien Bike Racks; Seeking Sponsors

WABI Burien to roll out Downtown Burien Bike Racks; Seeking Sponsors

WABI Burien announced Friday (April 5) that it has 41 bike racks in production which will soon be installed all over Burien – and these racks are in need of Sponsors! “We’ve all been waiting... [Read more]

Last Daytime Bike SaFaRi of Year will Pedal to North SeaTac Park Sunday

Last Daytime Bike SaFaRi of Year will Pedal to North SeaTac Park Sunday

What will likely be the final daytime* Bike SaFari is set to pedal off to North SeaTac Park this Sunday, Aug. 19 at 2 p.m. Bikers are encouraged to meet at Town Square Park at 2 p.m. for this free and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Please Welcome our Latest Advertiser – Bicycles West in Burien!

Please Welcome our Latest Advertiser – Bicycles West in Burien!

lease welcome our latest Advertiser – Bicycles West – located at 804 SW 151st in Burien, kitty corner from the Fire Station. Bicycles West was recently taken over by Kurt Fykerud, who has turned this longtime local bike business into…

PHOTOS: Independence Day Kicks Off With Fast Moving Bicycles

PHOTOS: Independence Day Kicks Off With Fast Moving Bicycles

If you were in Burien early for the annual 4th of July parade you probably saw packs of bicycles whizzing around the downtown core at high speeds. The riders were taking part in the 37th Annual Joe Matava... [Read more]

WABI Burien Holding Free Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi this Sunday, June 17

WABI Burien Holding Free Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi this Sunday, June 17

Photo courtesy Maureen Hoffmann. WABI Burien will be holding a FREE Father’s Day Bike SaFaRi this Sunday, June 17, with the goal of getting families on bikes and doing a nice cruise around B-Town. “The... [Read more]

REMINDER: Friday is ‘Bike to Work Day’ & Here’s What’s Going on in B-Town

REMINDER: Friday is ‘Bike to Work Day’ & Here’s What’s Going on in B-Town

REMINDER: This Friday, May 18is National Bike Day, and bikers of all kinds will be biking all over B-Town!  According to our friends at WABI Burien, last year over 20,000 people in the Seattle metro... [Read more]

‘Pie Joust’ Still Needs Youth Pie Jousters; Chance Of Winning Prizes ‘Pretty Good’

‘Pie Joust’ Still Needs Youth Pie Jousters; Chance Of Winning Prizes ‘Pretty Good’

Friday’s ‘Pie Joust’ youth divisions may get cancelled due to lack of registrants, according to Organizers.  “No one has yet signed up for the youth divisions (ages 9-11, 12-15,... [Read more]

Do YOU Have What It Takes? Find Out At The B-Town Bike Fair Saturday

Do YOU Have What It Takes? Find Out At The B-Town Bike Fair Saturday

The B-Town Bike Fair wants to know… do you have what it takes?  Do you have what it takes to navigate dangerous obstacles while on two wheels (such as orange rubber traffic cones)? Do you have... [Read more]

B-Town Biker Wants You To Bike More; Plus, Upcoming Burien Bike Classes

B-Town Biker Wants You To Bike More; Plus, Upcoming Burien Bike Classes

by Brooks Stanfield About seven years ago, while living in North Seattle, I started riding my bike to work. I can’t even remember what gave me the idea, but since that time cycling has turned into an... [Read more]

Wild Strawberry Fest: B-Town Bike Fair Pedals Into Town Saturday, June 19th

Wild Strawberry Fest: B-Town Bike Fair Pedals Into Town Saturday, June 19th

A new feature in this year’s revamped Wild Strawberry Festival will be The B-Town Bike Fair, which will happen on Saturday, June 19th on festival grounds in Burien’s Town Square. This is an... [Read more]