"The Chrome Helmet!"

a 501 (c) (3) Non Profit based in Richmond, VA.

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Our mission is to foster enthusiasm for bicycling in Richmond by encouraging a sense of community, promoting safety among riders and drivers, and creating pride in the city.

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Simply enter the raffle for a chance to win! We are giving away 3 bikes! Your raffle purchase goes towards a great cause and allows us to impact more lives and give away free prizes! Winner announced on September 1st.


About I AM RVA

❤ OUR MISSION

The mission of I Am RVA is to foster enthusiasm for bicycling in Richmond by encouraging a sense of community, promoting safety among riders and drivers, and creating pride in the city.  We are a 501c3 Nonprofit Foundation.

We aim to build solidarity and inclusion through a distinctive bike helmet. Our helmet is unique to Richmond, serving as a visually compelling symbol of unity and pride in our city.

I Am RVA seeks to encourage more people in the RVA community to ride their bikes while being safe, being seen, and having fun! Our signature helmets reflect the city and community around us while enhancing cyclist visibility. By keeping helmet distribution exclusive to organizations in the greater Richmond area, our unique helmets will become a unifying symbol the public will associate with our vibrant community.

The mission of I Am RVA is to foster enthusiasm for bicycling in Richmond by encouraging a sense of community, promoting safety among riders and drivers, and creating pride in the city.  We are a 501c3 Nonprofit Foundation.

We aim to build solidarity and inclusion through a distinctive bike helmet. Our helmet is unique to Richmond, serving as a visually compelling symbol of unity and pride in our city.

I Am RVA seeks to encourage more people in the RVA community to ride their bikes while being safe, being seen, and having fun! Our signature helmets reflect the city and community around us while enhancing cyclist visibility. By keeping helmet distribution exclusive to organizations in the greater Richmond area, our unique helmets will become a unifying symbol the public will associate with our vibrant community.

Five Bicycle Maintenance Tips

Once you purchase a bike you want to make sure you maintain it. You have made an investment and you want it to last. Bike maintenance can often be done yourself and if you do these five things, then you will save yourself from much more costly repairs down the road.

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What to Consider When Bike Shopping for a Child

So your child is ready for his (or her) first bike. What a great time! It has been said once you learn to ride a bike you never forget, so what a great thing to learn in childhood. However, you want to make sure you buy the right bike for your child. Obviously, you need to get the right fit, but it goes even beyond that. Here are some things you should consider when shopping for your child’s first bike.

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Choosing The Right Bicycle For You

There is a lot that can go into buying the right bike for you. You probably already have a budget in mind of what you are willing and able to spend on a bike, but how do you know you’re getting the best bang for your buck? Here are the things you should look for when shopping for a bike for yourself.

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How To Prepare Your Bicycle For Spring

Have your bikes been sitting in the garage collecting dust all winter long? Well, now that the warmth and sunshine are upon us you’re probably starting to pull out the bicycles. But there are going to be some things you will need to do to make sure your bikes are safe for its riders this spring and summer. So here’s how to prepare your bikes for that first spring ride of the year.

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Biking as a Family – A Fun Family Activity

Roaming the countryside together on bikes as a family can be lots of fun. Best of all, it’s cheaper than going say bowling. There are some things you will need to keep in mind when you do take the family biking, though. So here are some tips to make your family biking trips more enjoyable.

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❤ Volunteer Work

Become Part Of The Cause By Joining The I Am RVA ‘Spokes’ Volunteer Team!

I Am RVA is contracted with the leading global manufacturer of bicycle helmets, Lazer.

Painstaking research and thought went into creating the perfect helmet design that would not only be visually appealing but provide state-of-the-art safety, durability, and reliability for the consumer. All of the essentials are present, a tough outer shell with impact-absorbing EPS liner, riveted webbing anchors, and plush, sweat absorbent pads that are easy to swap for customizing the fit. A polyurethane coating helps protect the EPS liner from daily wear and tear.