This was a big weekend for biking.
Saturday was the Blessing of the bikes.
A little recap from photographer Dmitry Gudkov, who’s been taking amazing portraits of the NYC cycling community.
Read more here.
He was also on a panel discussion with avid commuters, Adam Pollock and Jessica Cassidy who talked about getting around NYC by bike.
Here is Jessica’s wrap up of the Bike Show, on her blog.
Later that day, Time’s Up held a spirited dance ride in the vein of Santacon and Zombiecon. This time is was PolarBearCon to bring attention to the dire straits of our climate.
A quick video.
See more on the Time’s Up Flickr gallery.
and a write up in Gothamist.
Then Sunday, Bike Month kicked off on May 1st with the massive TD Bank 5 boro bike tour. Thanks to Bike New York for hooking me up with a free pass and media badge.
Here is a link to the entire photo set on flickr.com.