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Bike Film Festival 07 off with a great start.

Photo by Tod Seelie:Despite foul weather and a major band not playing the opening party…this years Bike Film Festival 07 is off to a kick ass start.

Wednesday night was a party at Studio B in Greenpoint with bands and Ines Brunn, known for her skills on a fixed gear.Artistic Cycling…this video is not [...]

West Coast Troubles…

Looks like San Francisco/Berkley has had some altercations with their rides.

In San Francisco, there were a couple of incidents with angy bikers

Headline from San Francisco GateCritical Mass pedals politely through S.F.A SMOOTH RIDE: After last month’s heated confrontation between bicyclists and a driver, participants were determined to make this month’s event a [...]

Mutant bike class looks for new instructor…

Wow, I was bummed out today. I got all hot and bothered about “bike culture being for sale.” I thought we had another hot button topic about weather an art space could actually have classes on building mutant bicycles for more money then you could buy a bike. I thought there would be lots [...]

classes on bike culture

So 3rd ward in Bushwick, is this big art space offering space and classes. They have office space available, a wood shop and a metal shop. They have studio space for photographs or perhaps an insert stage for film and video purposes. They also offer classes…cool things like electronics for artists and introduction to [...]

Bicycle Film Festival Week is here

Ok it’s bike month…and now its the week of the bicycle film festival which means…The screening of MY MOVIE…oh joy!

here is a 30 second trailer…

Thanks to: Bucky and Keep it street level for posting on their blogs.

This is part of the messenger night which is Saturday the 19th, 2007.

There are [...]

Quick article about last months critical mass

Article and photo by Jeff Siegel

Critical Mass transit for cyclists

By Jefferson Siegel

Last Friday’s Critical Mass riders made use of their wheels, ingenuity and MetroCards. After several dozen cyclists assembled in Union Square, many wearing copies of the Constitution with the words “My/Our Permit,” they quietly marched down the stairs [...]

Alleycat this weekend in NYC

Who you gonna call?

Ghostbusters Alleycat3 person team race

start at the Firehouse at 14 North Moore Street @ Varick

Saturday, May 12thRegistration at 2pmRace at 3pm

Prepare to be slimed!

There a new Chumpionship in town.

Ok you have the North American Cycle Courier Championships, the European Messenger Championships, the Cycle Messenger World Championships and now theres one in Brooklyn…

sounds like this one is more about fun then competition…

July 4th-8th, 2007

The The East Coast Messenger Chumpionships

ok Chump…

Velocity 07, pictures and a video

On Sunday, May 6th was the kick off of a three city velodrome tour where bike messengers compete for tickets to the world championships in Dublin Ireland. Messengers from the East Coast came out to race on the Kissena Park Velodrome in Queens.

Congratulations to Kym Perfetto (NYC) and Peter Bradshaw (Boston) for wining [...]

Theres a new messenger team in town…

Team 6 Racing.

Kym, Dagga, Pablo, Dan, Chris and Sushaku…They’re young, they’re fast and they didn’t pay me to say any of this.

Look for them delivering your shit, racing alleycats or on the track!