Cyclist’s Sourcebook Cyclist’s Sourcebook


Peter Nye
Format: Soft Cover
Length: 221 pages
Publisher: Putnam
ISBN: 0399517057
Copyright: 1991

For millions of Americans who are discovering the joys of bicycling – or returning to them – this guide includes:

  • A state-by-state listing of major recreational rides.
  • An illustrated history of recreational cycling and racing.
  • Descriptions of major cycling organizations and what they offer.
  • Tips on how to watch a bicycle race and conversations with some of cycling’s prominent men and women.


"This comprehensive guide will enhance any cyclist's enjoyment and appreciation of the sport. I wish it had been available when I started riding years ago."
-- Scott Martin, Senior Editor, Bicycling

“Another extraordinary work from Peter Nye…. There are few books around that are as universally useful.”
-- Bill Shannon, President, New York Sports Museum & Hall of Fame

About the Author

Peter Nye’s articles on cycling have been published in USA Today, The Washington Post, The Denver Post, Sports Illustrated, and The Olympian Magazine. He is the author of Hearts of Lions: The Story of American Bicycle Racing.

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