The signs they are a-changin… Ou Kaapse Weg drops speed limit by 10km

See our post earlier this year, about the speed limits on this stretch of road. I think 80km is still too fast, would have preferred 70km, but I guess it’s better than nothing?

When is 90km per hour too slow?

Evidence that there’re others who wonder the same thing I do, as I ride or drive up Ou Kaapse Weg en-route to the office. Is it international best practice to have a 90km/h speed limit along a steep, winding mountain pass through a national park, which is also a corridor for critically endangered species and […]

Poor route connectivity curbs bicycle commuting

Until local implementing authorities exhibit greater courage and commitment to bicycle commuting, isolated ‘Bike to Work’ days and disconnected bike lanes will not draw the crowds, writes Gail Jennings. In a joint media release issued by the City of Cape Town and Pedal Power Association in support of a ‘Bike to Work’ initiative held during […]