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About Bill Bone

Bill Bone is passionate about cycling as a sport and hobby. He is the title sponsor of the Bill Bone Pro-AM, the Bill Bone 5K, and a number of other cycling events. He has combined his skills as a personal injury lawyer with the desire to help cyclists get the legal help they deserve in South Florida.

Chris Froome Accused of Doping

If you’re into bike racing—and we at Bill Bone Bike Law are really into it—you know Chris Froome. He’s not only this decade’s phenom cyclist, winning four Tour de France races (2013, 2015, 2016, 2017) as well as the Vuelta a España (2017), but he’s a marvel to watch even on screen if you never get to see him in [...]

By | 2018-02-06T07:46:56+00:00 February 4th, 2018|News From The Road|0 Comments

SMART Ride 2018 Cycles from Miami to Key West

Bill Bone Bike Law sponsored SMART Ride 2018, two days of cycling through picture-perfect South Florida winter weather-all to raise money for organizations that serve people who have or are at risk for AIDS/HIV and their families, friends, and affected communities. SMART Ride is extraordinary. In the 15 years since its inception, it has become the second largest AIDS fundraiser [...]

By | 2018-02-06T07:46:43+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|News From The Road|0 Comments

Most Dangerous Places for Cyclists to Ride

Cycling in America is, unfortunately, not the safest amongst healthy activities. While the popularity of cycling has continued to soar, this popularity growth has occurred in spite of the fact that, generally speaking, this nation is not a safe place to ride. There are certainly exceptions to this generalizations, some cities offer a number of safety precautions that make riding [...]

By | 2018-02-06T07:47:22+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|News From The Road|0 Comments

Making Group Rides Safe for All

For most cyclists, group rides are an inevitable part of both competitive and recreational riding. Whether it’s a social family outing group ride to the ice cream shop or a 25-mile training sprint with a group of competitive cyclists, there are certain rules of the road that must be followed. Group rides, especially in Florida, get a lot of backlash. [...]

By | 2018-02-06T07:46:29+00:00 February 1st, 2018|News From The Road|0 Comments

Top 9 Mental Benefits of Cycling

When we discuss the many health benefits linked to cycling, almost every article highlights the physical advantages to riding a bicycle. While the physical health benefits are certainly noteworthy and abundant, it is important to recognize the fact that cycling is really great for your brain too. The mental and psychological benefits of cycling are legitimate yet incredibly under-publicized. In [...]

By | 2018-02-06T07:47:55+00:00 January 30th, 2018|News From The Road|1 Comment

Pros and Cons of Biking to Work

As bicycle proponents, it is often difficult to take a step back and view the topic of bicycle accidents and bicycle safety from an unbiased perspective. However, the truth of the matter is that cycling is dangerous sport and biking to work comes with many potential hazards. Countless theories and studies exist to both support and oppose the benefits of [...]

By | 2018-02-06T02:41:52+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|News From The Road|0 Comments

Bicycle Buying Guide for Beginners – Road Bicycles

The popularity of cycling is growing with thousands of people taking up the sport for the first time on a daily basis, so we thought it would be helpful for new riders and those thinking about buying a new bicycle to provide some practical buying tips. The good news is that the number of available models and options are at [...]

By | 2018-02-06T02:32:29+00:00 February 5th, 2017|Resources|0 Comments

Bicycle Buying Guide for Beginners Part 2: Mountain Bicycles

Introduction Mountain bikes (“MTB”) are designed for off-road cycling on unpaved terrain, including dirt, rocks, sand, and gravel. They are purpose-built for handling difficult riding environments containing steep grades, streams, vertical drop-offs, and miscellaneous obstacles. Some design elements of MTB that address the rigors of off-road cycling include a suspension, large knobby tires, rugged wheels, powerful disc brakes, and low [...]

By | 2018-02-06T02:12:55+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Resources|0 Comments

Florida Has Highest Cyclist Mortality Rate in America

New CDC Report Finds Florida Has Highest Cyclist Mortality Rate in America A newly released report titled Bicyclist Deaths Associated with Motor Vehicle Traffic—United States, 1975-2012 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) notes that the overall number of cyclist deaths across the country has been steadily declining.  According to the report, the overall mortality rate for cyclists [...]

By | 2015-08-18T12:07:51+00:00 August 18th, 2015|News From The Road|0 Comments

West Palm Beach Unveils New Bicycle Sharing Program

Bike sharing finally comes to West Palm Beach.  The official unveiling is scheduled to take place at 9:30 a.m. on March 4, 2015.  The program will reportedly begin with 14 bike share stations throughout the downtown area, offering up to 150 bikes available for public use.  Annual membership in the program is anticipated at $120 to $155.  Alternatively, monthly membership [...]

By | 2015-03-05T09:08:50+00:00 March 5th, 2015|News From The Road|0 Comments