Author Archives for Matt Penniman

A message from our Director of Tours

April 28, 2020 8:45 am Published by Comments Off on A message from our Director of Tours

Fellow cyclists, We’re writing to share some difficult news. The board and staff of the League of Michigan Bicyclists decided...


Bicycle repair allowed to resume!

April 25, 2020 10:35 am Published by Comments Off on Bicycle repair allowed to resume!

In the midst of a terrible pandemic, we got some good news: our advocacy worked! Thank you so much to our...


A Heartfelt Message from Allison Quast

April 17, 2020 10:48 am Published by Comments Off on A Heartfelt Message from Allison Quast

While it’s come with some unexpected challenges, I’m excited to be LMB’s new Development Director. I come with long family...


Three photos of Marc VanOtteren, a tall young man with sandy blond hair, wearing a cycling jersey, in casual clothes, and riding a road bike with friends.

In Memory: Marc Van Otteren

April 10, 2020 12:25 pm Published by Comments Off on In Memory: Marc Van Otteren

On Sunday, April 5, Marc Van Otteren was tragically killed in a crash while bicycling in Kent County. We don’t yet...


Time to Go Solo

March 16, 2020 1:48 pm Published by Comments Off on Time to Go Solo

Fellow cyclists, this is an unusual – even unprecedented – time in our history of riding together in Michigan. K-12...


LMB and Coronavirus/COVID-19

March 13, 2020 4:45 pm Published by Comments Off on LMB and Coronavirus/COVID-19

Update: March 16, 2020 at 1:45 p.m. Time to go solo. LMB does not support or endorse any club, team,...


Our draft strategic plan for 2020-2022

February 28, 2020 6:00 am Published by Comments Off on Our draft strategic plan for 2020-2022

UPDATE: At the July 2021 meeting, the LMB Board finalized the strategic plan for 2022-2025 based on the draft, developments...


Dollar Per Rider Spotlight: Dirty Donut

February 14, 2020 2:48 pm Published by Comments Off on Dollar Per Rider Spotlight: Dirty Donut

LMB is starting a Spotlight series of feature articles on Dollar Per Rider events. Would you like to be featured? Contact...


Freedom on Wheels

July 5, 2019 11:49 am Published by Comments Off on Freedom on Wheels

Travelogue of a First-Time Shoreline West Rider, by DeEtte Starr from the Summer 2019 issue of Michigan Bicyclist My bike...