Our Next Step in Attacking Bike Theft

January 31, 2017
/   529 Team

Today we’re announcing the merger of the largest and longest running online bike registry on the Internet — the National Bike Registry —with our modern bicycle registration, reporting and recovery platform, the 529 Garage. The merger...

Project 529™ Acquires National Bike Registry

/   529 Team

National Bike Registry and 529 Garage have joined forces to fight bike theft, creating the largest and most advanced bike registry in North America. January 31, 2017. Today, Project 529 announced the acquisition and...

It’s a Wrap!

December 8, 2014
/   529 Team

We wrapped the petition up last Tuesday with the final tally coming in at… …supporters asking eBay and Craigslist to require serial numbers on bike listings. Whoa, that’s sounds like a lot. Just how big...

Take a Bike Out of Crime: Phase 2

October 27, 2014
/   Bike Registration

When you’re in college, there is nothing more time-efficient, cost-effective, and just plain fun than to ride your bike as your main form of transportation, to and from classes. So imagine how it must...

A Note From a Friend Indeed

September 20, 2014
/   Bike Theft Stories

Panged by hunger and grief for bikes lost, we shared a moment of solidarity with this sympathetic burritista.   “529: My bike’s been stolen before too… I’m sorry.. Hopefully your day gets better! :)”...

Got Serial?

May 12, 2014
/   Bike Registration

The first step in protecting yourself in the event of bike theft is registering your serial number, along with other identifying details. The problem for many people is they don’t know where to find...