8 July 2013
5th newsletter
& updates

bicycle shorts 2

we’ve just screen at 2 venues in Kuala Lumpur. with a great turnout. we are in the midst of planning the one for penang with some new addition to the movie list. hopefully some thai short films and our very own Malaysian-made film by Fauzi Yusoff which was inducted into the international Bicycle Film Festival NY 2013. Penang Bicycle Shorts 2 is scheduled for mid-August.

SURVEY South East (Cheras 14)

volunteers’ reccee & feedback
we’ve been getting some real great feedback. very crucial connections across rivers, train tracks & major highways. a great bunch of pioneering volunteers are paving the way. thank you for your invaluable input. here are some of the great reccees. all the feedback can be found on the group page, click here.


1st working draft print
work is underway to make the 1st working draft printable on existing map. done via silkscreen methods, the 2 major routes, blue and yellow can be silkscreen on existing maps. stay tuned on when this will be available.

SURVEY South East (Cheras 14)

SURVEY rides

there will be more survey rides around the city. covering empty areas on the map yet to be surveyed and check out important connections. areas to be covered are

South East (Cheras)

East (Kg. Pandan)

North (Sentul, Titiwangsa)

North West (Segambut to Kiara, Kg Sg. Penchala)

West (Kiara, TTDI)

South West 1 (Sk 17 & 16, Rothmans Junction)

South West 2 (Sk 19, 14, 12, 11 PJ centre)

map extension print run

the map extension have been printed. the new map now covers all the way west to reach Taman Tun Dr Ismail, part of the PJ centre plus Kg. Sg. Penchala. the entire 110 square km map. was printed with a hand-proof offset machine. a short video documenting part of the process was made.

in total, 50 good prints were made and a further 20 test prints. these are now being distributed to active volunteers from the west. for those who would like to add to your existing version 1 map here is a printable pdf document of the extended area.

SURVEY South East (Cheras)
start of the survey rides. will be hooking up with volunteers from the area to discuss and survey the routes. for this first run we will be surveying these 6 areas

Cheras LRT underpass to Jalan Emas

Velodrome roundabout link

Foot Bridge across Sg Kerayung under Jalan Loke Yew

Jalan Cheras bridge over Sg Kerayung

New Bridge joining Shamelin
& Maluri

Backroad connection to Shamelin
  bicycle route map | peta
a community-build, bicycle route-map project has just finished. an independent, this project has produced a map with routes that are recced and tested. it hopes to act as a guide and route planner, opening up KL to becoming a cycle-able city for everyone.

10,000 maps have been printed September 2014 and are being distributed in Kuala Lumpur City, the peninsular and around the region.

to get your hands on a printed map, go to the dedicated website cyclingkl.blogspot.com
join the facebook/group/

email cycling.kl [a] gmail.com instagram cyclingkualalumpur

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SURVEY South East (Cheras)

Bicycle Shorts 2 Screening at palate palette Kuala Lumpur

printing of the map extension