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Friday, January 29, 2010

US Blind Tandem Cycling Connection Website

The website for the US Blind Tandem Cycling Connection provides an online resource for blind and sighted cyclists to team up for a bike ride. By creating a profile, riders can search for either a sighted pilot or a blind/visually impaired stoker in their local area. Profile questions help riders match up based on riding experience and cycling goals. Tandem experience is not necessary. The website provides a tutorial to teach the basics to new pilots and stokers.

The US Blind Tandem Cycling Connection endeavors to increase the participation of individuals who are blind/visually impaired in the exhilarating sport of tandem cycling. Their vision is that everyone with a visual impairment has the opportunity to experience tandem cycling, with its’ feeling of freedom and sensation of speed.

The US Blind Tandem Cycling Connection is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. Click this link to create a profile and share the ride, visit

US Blind Tandem Cycling Connection
P.O. Box 944
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Phone: 818-719-0238

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