Author Archives: freewheelers

Pothole reporting

Here is a link to an easy-to-fill-out form to report potholes on Spartanburg County roads http://www.spartanburgcounty.org/FormCenter/Public-Works-Roads-and-Bridges-13/Maintenance-Work-Request-57 Or Call 864-595-5320 For the City:  864-596-3690 Be sure to include your phone # so they can call you when they are repaired. They want to make sure they get them. If a cyclist has been injured because of a pothole, they get to […]

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July 4 Ride for Antonio

Antonio was the most severely injured cyclist on our ride this past Christmas Eve.  Please come help raise money for his medical bills.  All proceeds to go to him. July 4th 8:30 am roll.  1925 Sandy Ford Road, Chesnee – Lake Blalock Boat Ramp.  Register at link below or, day of starting at 7am.   Registration and info click here

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What to Do if You are in a Bicycle Crash in Spartanburg, SC

What to Do if You are in a Bicycle Crash in Spartanburg, SC By Deanna Power With the costs of gasoline, the urge to improve health, and growing environmental concerns, more people are using bicycles as a form of transportation. The number of bicyclists throughout the Palmetto State have climbed in recent years. Because of the increased number of bicyclists on […]

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Legal Advice on Dogs and Animal Incidents by Lee Raines, Spartanburg City Police Department, Bike Ped Division

Officer Lee Raines, Spartanburg City Police Department, Bike Ped Division – gave a talk on dogs at the Freeweelers Meeting on June 6, 2016.  Click here for the link to the ordinance, Sec 6-17. Summary of his talk: Animals and the LAW: The animals ordinance is basically the same for the South Carolina counties in which we ride – Spartanburg, Greenville, […]

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