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Get your photo taken with your bike, Sunday November 15th, Brooklyn

From Frank Lentini of Bike Jumble:

Sunday November 15th, 2009 11:00am – 3:00pm 336 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11215 Continuing to celebrate NYC’s unique cycling culture, The New York Bike Jumble has once again partnered with Brooklyn’s The Old Stone House to chronicle the new generation of urban riders.

On Sunday, November 15th from [...]

Bicycle Film Festival is looking for an intern in NYC

please contact: heather@bicyclefilmfestival.com or call (212) 255-6102

if interested.

Thursday, Rights of Way-Panel Discussion on the bikes and pedestrians in NYC

Thursday, 11/12 6:30 PM The James Room 4th Floor Barnard Hall

Broadway at West 117th St, (Manhattan)

With the recent turn to pedestrian zones, bike lanes and greenways in New York and in many cities around the world, there is a growing sense that a new kind of urbanism is possible, one no longer [...]

Enter to win a ride with Lance Armstrong

Check this out:

Clear2Go(TM) is giving one lucky winner the chance to win a bike ride with our partner, seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong! The prize includes a sweet TREK® bike and a 3-day, 2-night trip for two to Austin, TX where you’ll have the chance to take a solo ride [...]

NYC Halloween Alleycat 2009

NYC Halloween Alleycat 2009 from Diablo

Miami critical mass going strong

Here is an article from the Miami Herald that shows how their monthly critical mass ride is improving cycling.

The monthly Critical Mass bike ride through some of Miami’s busiest streets has grown substantially over the summer and fall. BY ANDRES VIGLUCCI aviglucci@MiamiHerald.com

We are riding our bicycles right down the middle of [...]

Cranksgiving is November 21st.

The annual alleycat that races to get food to feed the hungry.

cranksgiving.org

Here is a lengthy press release: CRANKSGIVING 11 November 21, 2009 2pm Madison Square Park, New York City

For over a decade, the New York Bike Messenger Foundation (NYBMF), a 501(c) 3, has successfully organized Cranksgiving, a charitable [...]

Video of Time’s Up event: Pedal to Paddle.

Steve McMaster, sent this video of one of Time’s Up many events. This was a bike ride to a Kayak swim on the East River.

Story about Bicycle Industry doing well in this economy

Pete Kocher and Jessica Murray, started the bike shop, Ride Brooklyn, during a bad recession and against better judgment. Seems like business is doing great, not only in NYC but around the country.

Here is a story from wnyc.org which I overheard this morning.

Audio: But also how the bicycle industry is booming.

Story: [...]

A History of Cycling, interactive display by Eric Corriel

Got this message from artists Eric Corriel:

“Michael, I’m a Brooklyn-based artist (and cyclist) and my most recent piece, A History of Cycling in Brooklyn is currently on display at the Brooklyn Historical Society. (128 Pierrepont Street at Clinton Street Brooklyn, New York 11201) It’s a piece of public art (video installation) [...]