Photos: Miami Critical Mass February 2012

By | February 25th, 2012 | 8 Comments

On Friday night, a swarm of cyclists rode 14.3 miles through Little Havana, Allapattah, Wynwood, Midtown, Design District, Buena Vista, Little Haiti, Upper East Side, Edgewater, Omni, and Downtown in Miami Critical Mass. Following close on the death of cyclist Aaron Cohen, the victim of a hit-and-run collision on the Rickenbacker Causeway on Feb. 15, the ride had particular poignance for many riders. In general, it was another fun group ride on the streets of Miami with a cool breeze at our backs.

MCM Feb. '12 by Robby Campbell


All photos by Robby Campbell


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8 Comments on “Photos: Miami Critical Mass February 2012”

  1. 1 tired of cm said at 1:12 pm on February 26th, 2012:

    i have come to the conclusion that critical mass is more dangerous than riding with cars. during cm people follow too close, go too fast, weave in and out of other riders too closely, hop on and off curbs too close to other riders and fly past you only to brake for no reason and then speed off. the only safe place to be is in front of those idiots. at least with cars i can ride on the wide sidewalks.

  2. 2 Juan said at 1:18 pm on February 28th, 2012:

    Agree 100%

  3. 3 Thom said at 10:25 pm on February 28th, 2012:

    Really? I see it more of a common sense thing. Keep a wide breadth from the crazies, and you’re fine. All in all, the bike crazies aren’t as bad as the four-wheeled variety.

    Beautiful photos, btw!

  4. 4 bravam said at 1:13 am on February 29th, 2012:

    Miami CM needs to slow down and get it’s act together, I love CM but it’s gettin out of hand in Miami.. I agree with “tired of cm”.. This last CM looked so disorganized and unsafe.. I’m trying Ft. Lauderdale.

  5. 5 Fullofopinions said at 8:17 am on February 29th, 2012:

    CM seems very disorganized. It’s groups like this that end up having problems with the city. They held up traffic & had people at stop lights for over 20 mins. You can’t just assume that everyone is on CM time. I felt bad for those who might have been on their way to work.

  6. 6 Luis said at 11:45 am on March 2nd, 2012:

    Shut up bitch…!! Cm is been going round for a long time now with no major problems… Its ok to get a little crazy, break from the mold…. Go CM !!

  7. 7 bravam said at 3:20 pm on March 4th, 2012:

    Please, Miss Luis There’s no need to use profanity. We are just concerned for peoples safety. Critical Mass is not intended to be a bicycle race or a place to go “crazy”. Yes, I believe everyone should have fun, but the size of gaps between riders was so huge at times, there were some cars making there way in the mass. This was probably due to people distancing themselves from the “crazies” who were just having a little “crazy” fun. So please let’s all be safe and organized as CM was intended to be. Peace

  8. 8 Dildoloris said at 8:44 am on March 13th, 2012:

    Geez, I had no idea that Critical Mass had gained so many whiners. If you don’t like it then dont come along. We’ll enjoy it for you

    Please spare us your whiny nonsense. Hopefully leaving posts on websites wont be too dangerous for you.


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