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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]

B-TOWN BIZ: Burien Cycle – in business since 1948 – is closing

B-TOWN BIZ: Burien Cycle – in business since 1948 – is closing

Longtime local business Burien Cycle – operating since 1948 – will be closing their location at 804 SW 151st Street soon, owner Aaron Johnson recently announced. “We here at Burien Cycle are... [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]

STOLEN: Bike stolen in downtown Burien

STOLEN: Bike stolen in downtown Burien

A bike – that was locked up – was stolen on Saturday (June 27) from in front of A Place for Pets and the Australian Pie Company, in the 400 block of SW 152nd Street in downtown Burien. “I discovered... [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]

‘Obliteride’ bike riders will cruise through Burien to obliterate cancer this weekend

‘Obliteride’ bike riders will cruise through Burien to obliterate cancer this weekend

This is the 180-mile Obliteride route, which goes through the Burien area. Obliteriders will cruise through our region on this route. The first-ever ‘Obliteride’ will spin through Burien this... [Read more]

CRIME: Two bikes stolen from Gregory Heights home Monday

CRIME: Two bikes stolen from Gregory Heights home Monday

BTB Reader Sig Ratkoviak wants everyone to be on the lookout for two stolen bikes, taken from his Gregory Heights home’s garage (near 12th SW and SW 160th) early Monday morning, May 13. “This... [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]

PHOTO: Pie Joust Trophies Have Been Revealed, And We’ve Got A Pic

PHOTO: Pie Joust Trophies Have Been Revealed, And We’ve Got A Pic

The first-ever B-Town Pie Joust is coming this Friday, Aug. 19th at 4 p.m. at Town Square, and we just received the following pic from our Organizer friends showing the three different trophies: As you... [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]

See The ‘Tour de Friends’ Cruiser Bike At Today’s Farmers Market

See The ‘Tour de Friends’ Cruiser Bike At Today’s Farmers Market

We’re all huddled up in our tent at the Burien Farmers Market (open ’til 6pm), right next to the B-Town Bike Fair tent, where this lovely Cruiser Bike is on display: This bike is serving as... [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]

Burien Cancer Survivor Completes Seattle-to-Portland Ride – On One Wheel

Burien Cancer Survivor Completes Seattle-to-Portland Ride – On One Wheel

by Rachel M. Lusby Kevin Williams never thought life would take him here; to being a unicyclist who treks along with hundreds of bicyclists in 200 mile races, such as the Seattle-to-Portland race. This... [Read more]

Bike the Three Tree Point Loop

Bike the Three Tree Point Loop

For all you hearty bicyclists who are willing to pedal through these dark, wet, blustery days of winter, here’s a nice map for the scenic (and, depending on which direction you go, either very hilly... [Read more]