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Recent Articles

Road Rights- No Crime, No Punishment

March 26, 2014

Why do dangerous drivers receive more protection from the law than their victims do? By Bob Mionske When a ...

Road Rights- There's Another Way

October 29, 2013

In the US and the Netherlands, two children on bikes are struck by cars—and the responses couldn’t be mor...

Road Rights- Class Dismissed

June 27, 2013

If you get a ticket while riding, here’s how to wipe your record clean By: Bob Mionske Whether you&rs...

Bob Mionske’s Racing Career

Overview
8 year member of U.S. National Cycling Team
Two-time Olympian
National Road Race Champion
Won over 100 races from 1986 to 1993, in North America, South America, Oceania (Australia and New Zealand), and Europe
 
1986
Team- Batavus
12th overall, Tour of Belgium
Best Foreigner’s Jersey, Giro di Sicilia (Italy)
 
 
1987
Team- The Wood Spoke
Won 22 races, including:
1st, Tour of New Zealand
1st, Internationsal Cycling Classic, Wisconsin Superweek, Holy Hill Road Race, Hartford
 
 
1988
Team- Sunkyung
1st, Preakness Classic, Maryland
1st, Snelling Road Race, Snelling, California
1st, Giro di San Francsico, San Francisco, California
2nd, United States, United States National Road Race Championships- Spokane, Washington
 
1988 United States Olympic Cycling Team
4th, Men’s Individual Road Race, 1988 Summer Olympics-- Seoul, Korea
 
 
1989
Team- Celestial Seasonings
Won 12 races, including:
1st, Snake Alley Criterium, Burlington, Iowa
1st, Toohey Grand Prix, Sidney, Australia
4th, United States, United States National Road Race Championships- Park City, Utah
 
 
1990
Team- Yellow Jersey
1st, International Cycling Classic, Wisconsin Superweek, Lake Front Road Race, Milwaukee
1st, International Cycling Classic, Wisconsin Superweek, The Great Downer Avenue Bike Race, Milwaukee
United States National Road Race Champion, United States National Road Race Championships- Albany, New York
 
United States World Championship Team
UCI Road World Championships-- Utsonomiya, Japan
 
 
1991
Team- Shaklee
1st, International Cycling Classic, Wisconsin Superweek, Alpine Valley Road Race, Minneapolis
6th, Men's Individual Road Race, Pan-American Games--Havana, Cuba
 
 
1992
Team- Saturn
Mountain Bike Champion, Wisconsin Badger State Games
3rd, United States, United States National Road Race Championships- Altoona, Pennsylvania

1992 United States Olympic Cycling Team
75th, Men’s Individual Road Race, 1992 Summer Olympics-- Barcelona, Spain
 
 
1993
Team- Saturn
Raced professionally for Team Saturn-- won 8 races
 
 
1994
Team- Saturn
Team Director for Team Saturn professional cycling team
 
 
 
 
Team Rosters & Race Results
 
 
 
Articles:
Sports Illustrated, A Roundup of the Week August 1-7, August 15, 1978
The New York Times, The Seoul Olympics Roundup, September 27, 1988
Sports Illustrated, King of the Road, October 10, 1988
The Chicago Tribune, Mionske Proves Mettle By Still Pushing Pedals, July 24, 1992
The Capital Times, Editor's Note: Is Madison Ready for the Olympics?, January 15, 2009

Announcements

Welcome Bob Mionske to the Bike Law team!

January 28, 2014

Welcome Bob Mionske to the Bike Law team! We (Ann and Peter) are thrilled to welcome Bob Mionske to the Bike Law...


News

Bicyclist dies after Lakewood Ranch traffic accident

April 8, 2014

The Bradenton Herald: Bicyclist dies after Lakewood Ranch traffic accident By SARA KENNEDY April 8, 2014 ...

Peace in the Middle Lane: FAQs About Cars and Bikes

April 7, 2014

Los Angeles Magazine: Peace in the Middle Lane: FAQs About Cars and Bikes Sharing the Road Defining “sha...

Moment of truth: Bikes vs. cars on Bay Area back roads

April 7, 2014

The San Francisco Chronicle: Moment of truth: Bikes vs. cars on Bay Area back roads Posted on Monday, April 7 ...

Bicyclists injured after driver runs red light

April 4, 2014

The Herald-Tribune: Bicyclists injured after driver runs red light STAFF REPORT Published: Friday, April 4, 20...