Rain or Shine Week One Winners

Week one of the first annual Rain or Shine Bike Challenge has officially come to a close. Thanks to everybody who signed up and logged their rides last week. There’s currently 210 riders registered on www.psubikechallenge.com with 749 trips logged for a total of 4,147 miles. Great job everybody! Don’t forget, every ride counts so head out for some weekend rides. And […]

Discounted BIKETOWN Student Rate

  We’re happy to announce that PSU students can now sign up for an annual BIKETOWN membership for just $5/month.   BIKETOWN is Portland’s new bike share system with 1,000 bikes at 100 stations across the central city and close-in neighborhoods. PSU stations are located at the Student Recreation Center, the Engineering Building, the Smith Memorial Student Union (on the Broadway […]

Fall Workshop & Class Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all clinics are FREE for members and $5 for walk-ins. Events are held at the PSU Bike Hub, 1818 SW 6th Ave. Please email us if you have any questions.   Friday Flat Fix Clinics Bring your bike and learn the fundamentals of changing a flat tire. This is a great refresher class or for first-time riders. Every Friday from […]

Bike Locking Tips

As with all college campuses, bike theft is a persistent problem here at PSU. You can dramatically increase the security of your bike by following these simple steps: Try to avoid leaving your bicycle out overnight We understand that living on campus may make it difficult to store your bike indoors, but try to avoid leaving your bike parked outside […]

BIKETOWN is Here!

The Nike-sponsored bike share program officially launched last Tuesday. Portland now has 1,000 bright orange rental bikes at 100 stations throughout the city, with 3 stations located on the PSU campus. LOCATIONS The PSU stations are located at the Student Recreation Center, the Engineering Building, the Smith Memorial Student Union (on the Broadway side), and at the Collaborative Life Sciences Building. […]

Summer Riding Tips

With the spring and summer months comes better weather and, for a lot people, more time on their bike! But just because the rain and mud are gone doesn’t mean that you have nothing to worry about. Rising Portland temperatures can be very dangerous and heading out for a ride in the summer heat takes some planning and precautions in […]

Summer Workshop & Clinic Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all clinics are FREE for members and $5 for walk-ins. Events are held at the PSU Bike Hub, 1818 SW 6th Ave. Please email us if you have any questions.   Friday Flat Fix Clinics Bring your bike and learn the fundamentals of changing a flat tire. This is a great refresher class or for first-time riders. Every Friday from […]

End of Challenge Awards Party Winners

AWARDS WINNERS Congratulations to the participants taking home these top prizes in the 2016 PSU Bike Challenge! To keep things fair, we broke down the team competition categories by size, based on the number of students/staff in each department. Civil Engineering – Maseeh College of Engineering won “Top Department with 500+ students/staff” School of Urban Studies & Planning – College of […]