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Recent Articles

Road Rights: Taking on the Bullies

November 3, 2014

By Bob Mionske Cheryl, a former client of mine, was riding one of her regular routes, one she had ridden probabl...

Road Rights- Not So Slow

April 14, 2014

By Bob Mionske Photo: vetta/Getty Images A common misconception about cyclists is that we are in the ...

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 ...

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

Announcing The Bike Law Network!

March 19, 2014

By Bob Mionske When I wrapped up my cycling career in 1994, I knew I wanted to stay involved with cycling in som...

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

Vigilante cyclists reunite owners with stolen bikes

September 5, 2014

Chicago Reader: Vigilante cyclists reunite owners with stolen bikes Fed up with bike theft, Chicago cyclists ar...

Court rules that even on a bicycle, it's reckless driving

July 21, 2014

The San Francisco Chronicle: Court rules that even on a bicycle, it's reckless driving Bob Egelko M...

Letter: Cyclists are not a menace on the roads

July 20, 2014

The Montreal Gazette: Letter: Cyclists are not a menace on the roads The Montreal Gazette July 20, 2014 Re:...

Bicyclists rally to demand safer streets

July 18, 2014

The Times-Picayune: Bicyclists rally to demand safer streets By Jonathan Bullington, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayu...