A Turn at the Front

A Turn at the Front

David Schorow, President, Western Wheelers   Reprint from the Turning Wheel Newsletter David Schorow One way Western Wheelers works for the cycling community is by donating money to organizations advocating for cyclists. Two of our...
“Mazing” Ride to Saratoga

“Mazing” Ride to Saratoga

Hi all – Our good friend, Jim Davis, has mapped out a portion of the famous “Maze” from Cupertino to Saratoga.  There is much more to the maze that this plan, but it’s a good start for those who want a not-too-strenuos ride.  This route...
Q1 2017 Sheriff Auto/Bike/Ped Safety Reports

Q1 2017 Sheriff Auto/Bike/Ped Safety Reports

​Santa Clara County Sheriff’s recently released the incident log of auto/bike/ped incidents in Cupertino for Q1 (Jan-Mar) 2017.  There were 6 bicyclists and 11 pedestrians struck by automobiles, resulting in 14 injuries. The incidents constituted a slight...
2016 Auto/Pedestrian/Bicycle Collision Report for Cupertino

2016 Auto/Pedestrian/Bicycle Collision Report for Cupertino

In the second half of 2016, 10 pedestrians and 21 bicyclists were hit by automobiles.  While quarterly incident counts have a wide variation, the annual trend has seen an increase over the past two years from 61 collisions in 2015 to 72 in 2016.   (Also please note...