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Dmitry Gudkov interview, Turnstyle

You probably know Dmitry Gudkov by now from his amazing photographic portrayal of the NYC bike community, through twitter (@gudphoto) or on his #bikenyc site.

For those who don’t, check out this interview in Turnstyle news.

Dmitry Gudkov: Creator Of #BikeNYC Features Cyclists From All Walks Of Life

“According to the Furman Center [...]

Bikewatch on facebook

Your friendly neighborhood watch for bike theft, Bikewatchnyc, now has a Facebook page.

Join up and let’s watch out for our community.

Bike Theft in NYC and SF

I’ve spent a lot of time on my blog trying to help with bike theft by using the social networking power of the Internet and having the NYC bike community be on the look out. Mainly this does little for the actual theft, but more for getting bikes back to their rightful owners.

The [...]

CMWC XIX-Warsaw Poland, 7/27-31

Saw this nice poster on urbancyclistworldwide.com.

The 19th Cycle Messenger World Championships are this weekend in Warsaw Poland. warsawcarkillers.org

World Bicycle Domination!

Cycle me home-to Budapest

Meet Neza, she’s biking across Europe from Spain to Hungary with a group of friends in 38 days. A documentary crew is following along.

Here is more about Neza:

“Let us introduce to you NEZA, a supercool girl who joins us in Ljubljana! Here are some facts about her:

-Where do you [...]

August 5th-7th Levi’s & Urban Outfiters Get in the Saddle Tour

Levi’s brand is now making a line of clothing for urban cycling.

Next up a music and bike tour with Levi’s and Urban Outfitters:

••press release••

THE LEVI’S BRAND AND URBAN OUTFITTERS LAUNCH THE BIKE SHOP “GET IN THE SADDLE” TOUR IN NEW YORK CITY

The Antlers and Unknown Mortal Orchestra [...]

Coney Island Fireworks Ride

Time’s Up Coney Island Ride-Fireworks Ride. Friday, July 29. Union Square, NYC

From Time’s Up: We leave 7p sharp (17th St & Park Ave South), or join us at: 7:30p (Brooklyn side of the Williamsburg Bridge) or 8p (the “Bike Zone” at Celebrate Brooklyn, 11th St & Prospect Pk W.). 15 miles, easy pace, [...]

Get Biking NY

New tumblr site from Kim Burgas of the Get Fancy rides. Another location to keep track of cool events on a bike in NYC.

Check out: getbikingny.com.

World Naked Bike Ride 2011-NYC

Looks like I missed a real scorcher in NYC and had some good timing in planning a trip to LA for vacation. (more on that later)

I’m pretty glad I missed lines at crowded public pools, raw sewage dumping into the Hudson and 104 degree temperatures.

I’m bummed though to have missed an [...]

Wolfpack hustle wins

Looks like the elite team from wolfpackhustle.com beat jetblue airlines in their race of $6.00 flights from Burbank to Long Beach, California. More from laist.com.

Here is another article from Slate.

Carmageddon #flightvsbike challenge: How a team of cyclists beat a Jet Blue flight from Burbank to Long Beach. By Tom Vanderbilt Updated: [...]