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The latest on the PPW bike lane.

For some strange reason, the bike lane on Prospect Park West in Brooklyn’s family friendly neighborhood is still being debated. Even though, it’s been asked for by the community board since 2007 including pleas for traffic calming and to deal with motorists who constantly break the speed limit. Even though it’s been openly and [...]

the real Superbowl…Stupor Bowl

Oh sure there was this event last night with some football and a bunch of really expensive commercials, but we all know the REAL event is America’s oldest bike courier race in Minneapolis known as the STUPOR BOWL.

Here is a new 25 minute documentary about this great race by Nathaniel Freeman called: Down [...]

Couriers in the snow

Another article from messenger media watch dog, Joe Hendry. Taken from the Greek, “Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these courageous couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” In Ames Iowa, bike courier Jim Gregory knows a thing or two about riding in bad weather.

Blizzard doesn’t [...]