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
â€œAccording to the Furman Center [...]
Your friendly neighborhood watch for bike theft, Bikewatchnyc, now has a Facebook page.
Join up and let’s watch out for our community.
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.
Saw this nice poster on urbancyclistworldwide.com.
The 19th Cycle Messenger World Championships are this weekend in Warsaw Poland. warsawcarkillers.org
World Bicycle Domination!
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 [...]
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:
THE LEVIâ€™S BRAND AND URBAN OUTFITTERS LAUNCH THE BIKE SHOP â€œGET IN THE SADDLEâ€ TOUR IN NEW YORK CITY
The Antlers and Unknown Mortal Orchestra [...]
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, [...]
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.
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 [...]
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: [...]