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Stairmaster Challenge Alleycat

Stoned Tone of NYC messkings, wanted you to know he’s helping his friend Eli throw an alley cat on Saturday. That’s right…the end of the world. So grab your bike and join the stairmaster challenge. There will be lots of checkpoints with stairs so get ready for armageddon on your [...]

Black Hills Fat Tire Festival

I get sent emails all the time for bike events around the world. Here’s the upcoming Black Hills Fat Tire Festival, May 27-30th. Rapid City, South Dakota.

From the website: “But the star of the festival is the trail itself, located within the city limits. Nancy Busching, a 2003 Rapid City Sports Hall [...]

Community Board bike update

A couple of community board bike related updates:

Community Board 10 rejected a proposal for a new bike lane in Bay Ridge Brooklyn:

the L magazine.

And Community Board 7 voted 11-0 for a temporary ban on vehicular traffic in Central Park.

the Examiner.

Bike to work week

(illustration [...]

Ride the Rainbow

Watermelon, orange and other flavors don’t just melt in your mouth, they also adorn your fixed gear or at least that’s the hope of Citrus Cycles owner, Michael Fox.

From the site: Citrus Cycles is a stunning new take on ordinary bikes. Rather than stick to the bland, single color with “spiffy” [...]

CB10 meeting tonight

Kind of late but I just saw this on Brooklyn Spoke:

There is a community board 10 meeting tonight to discuss a bike lane for Bay Ridge. From CB10:

“Community Board 10’s Traffic and Transportation Committee…member Bob Cassara put forward a motion to call on the Department of Transportation to paint a [...]

“Roberta Moses”-diss or compliment for Janette Sadik-Kahn

Great article about the media bash of the D.O.T. and it’s Commissioner Janette Sadik-Kahn in Metropolis Mag. Writer, Karrie Jacobs thinks calling the commissioner “Roberta Moses,” shouldn’t be seen as a diss, to the late Robert Moses and his short sighted automobile lust of NYC, but rather as a compliment for redesigning our cities [...]

Bike Program for bike month, for the ladies-birdwheel.com

Hey Ladies, Nona Varnado designer and bike socialite, has got events for you during bike month. (Nona is featured on the right)

She’s in charge of a special program for the ladies for Bike Month.

Check out some great upcoming events on her new site: www.thebirdwheel.com [...]

Time’s Up Events-May is Bike Month

Besides the Bike Month calender, (bikemonthnyc.org) Time’s Up has a whole slew of amazing events starting tonight:

1. BROOKLYN CRITICAL MASS Friday, May 13th, 7:00pm (2nd Friday of the Month) Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park and Brooklyn side of the Williamsburg Bridge ****************** 2. MEET & GREET BBQ DANCE PARTY Friday, May 13th, 8:00pm [...]

Forking Tasty-Bike in Theater

Jason Anello and his brother, Anthony

are Forking Tasty about food. They write about it on their blog and just maybe they have a thing or too about bikes. Join their email list and find out the location of their upcoming Bike-In-Theater.

From the site:

“Of course, we like a [...]