‘Ride Your Bike To Work Week’ & Biking In Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Folks throughout the Sioux Empire have traded in steering wheels for handlebars this week. It’s national ‘ride your bike to work week,’ and citizens in numerous towns are participating. Especially in of the most ‘biking friendly’ towns, Brookings. In 2017 Brookings City Council passed a ‘Biking Master Plan.’ The goal was to make the city more biking friendly….

Spoke-N-Sport Opens New Brookings Location

After 30 years of one location in Sioux Falls, an indication the biking market is heating up in South Dakota

Chad Pickard of the Sioux Falls based Spoke-N-Sport is excited to be a part of a growing community of outdoor enthusiasts in the Brookings area. Spoke-n-Sport is opening a second location in the Brookings on Friday as biking becomes a focus of the city’s long-term overall growth plan. Categories: KDLT News Today – Top Stories, KDLT News Today Interviews Tags:…

Orange City Prepares To Host The Start Of RAGBRAI

ORANGE CITY, IA. – It’s the biggest and oldest bike ride in the world. The 2017 Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, or RAGBRAI will be kicking off in just a couple of months. The starting location isn’t far from the Sioux Empire, in Orange City Iowa. “Down here this block will be one entrance for our beer garden,”…

New Year’s Day Bike Ride Raises Money For Center Of Hope

A New Year’s Day tradition in Sioux Falls continues in 2017. Hundreds ride in Spoke-n-Sport’s 30th annual bike ride this afternoon. The group took off on Minnesota Avenue around 1 p.m. The crew biked through downtown to Falls Park and back, biking ten miles total. The ride is free, but the bike shop accepts donations for the Center of Hope,…