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BTB sunglasses giveaway

Wanna look this cool for summer?

Hey it’s giveaway time here again. Just in time for warmer weather. This time it’s sunglasses courtesy of BTB sunglasses.

We’re giving away a pair of the BTB200 model.

BTB is a new brand of sunglasses started in part to fund their charity, the BTB Foundation. [...]

Bike Check! Bike Check. Critical Mass NYC tonight.

Critical Mass Tonight.

A message from: anon-bikenyc.tumblr.com/

No more fear #AmericanSpring is here!

NYC CRITICAL MASS SPRING BLOOM! OCCUPY ALL STREETS!

7pm Union Square North

Bring lights, bells, whistles, cameras and knowledge of your rights.

Bring beautiful ideas on how to create safety, community and fun in the public streets of NYC. Tonight we [...]

Titanium is the new soap bubble maker.

I’ve really been enjoying a copy of Robert Penn’s book and obsession: “It’s All About the Bicycle.” The basic premise is about a rabid cycling enthusiasts search to build his dream bicycle. He travels all over the world to find the best frame, best components and best wheel builders in a quest to find [...]

Headsweats-twitter giveaway #bikenyc

Are you tired of having your favorite cycling cap looking all grungy with sweat stains?

Well there’s a good alternative, a cycling cap made to sweat in.

Presenting, Head Sweats.

No not these guys:

Athletic headgear made from moisture wicking material to whisk away the sweat and keep you cool [...]

Coming soon: New Amsterdam Bicycle Show

If you don’t think cycling is glamorous and deserving of its own runway fashion show, check out this video by

New York Cycle Chic:

This was a fashion show from last year’s New Amsterdam Bicycle Show which will be making its second debut here in NYC.

The event is becoming [...]

Donate to Krys

Krys Blakemore is a great bike mechanic and an artist, working over at 718 cyclery. She was recently hit by a car and suffered a broken leg, making it impossible for her to work.

Her boss, shop owner Joe Nocella, is taking up a collection. Here is more info by Joe:

On [...]

Congratulations to Dan Chabanov

Big congratulations to Dan Chabanov (his tumblr site: bondeth.tumblr.com) for winning this year’s Red Hook Criterium. (photo by: fixthecity.es)

video by Fernando Rivera:

Brooklyn Crit…2012 from Fernando Rivera on [...]

Lock Sock

Quite possibly the cutest new product for bike nerds (like me) Sometimes your feet need comfort: Sometimes your dog: But what about your poor u-lock? Out there naked in the elements? Well now thanks to Lock Sock your lock can have a nice cozy.

The main use of this product is to protect [...]

Less impact on your rear, less impact on the planet.

Here is the latest in eco-friendly saddlery. A new line from Selle Royal called Becoz. Now your rear end receives less impact thanks to an innovative corkgel technology (made from bio-sourced polyurethane gel) and there is less impact on the planet due to the conscientious choices made in materials.

Big thank you to [...]

Stolen Bike: Green Bianchi

Just got a sad email from Rachelle McKnight about her stolen Bianchi.

I am a very recent victim of bike theft in Astoria.

The bike was a mint green 1987 Bianchi racing bike with black tape around the handle bars. Components were shimano. It was stolen in broad day light in front [...]