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the Polar Bear ride.

(photo by: Moscamaurer) Yes the polar bears are pissed off about the loss of their natural habitat due to humanity’s pollution and climate change.

Their anger was expressed on Sunday with Time’s Up bicycle activists taking it to the streets in their annual Polar Bear Earth Day ride, which was canceled on Earth Day [...]

First impressions of New Amsterdam Bicycle Show

The whole family had a great time at the second annual New Amsterdam Bicycle Show.

A real coming together of Etsy style handmade bicycle accessories along side industry main stays like Bianchi, Electra, Jamis [...]

Alleycat in SF-mini velodrome.

I love alleycat flyers. Here is an event in San Francisco, tonight. Hope you can make it.

Seen on takeoverla.wordpress.com

Just so happens Prolly is visiting the great Northern California town. Checking out the world’s smallest velodrome,

read more here. [...]

718cyclery and Ice-T

Looks like Bicycle Habitat isn’t the only shop with celebrity status. Check out who stopped by 718 cyclery (254 3rd Ave, Gowanus, Brooklyn)

O.G. himself, Ice-T, shooting an episode of Law and Order, SVU.

Here is owner Joe Nocella’s attempt at capturing the scene:

Joe said Ice-T said his shop was the [...]

Critical Mass-Tonight!

A message from Mellow Yellow, AKA criticalmasspanic.blogspot.com about tonights NYC critical mass.

MayDay is upon us. It will, no doubt, be one to remember. But before the American Spring, before Occupy Wall Street, before the popular uprisings in the oil lands, cyclists in New York City and around the world made the world we [...]

Report and appearence from Brookyln Spoke

Doug Gordon runs the amazing informative Brooklynspoke.com blog about local bike politics. He recently posted about the situation with the construction on the Prospect Park West bike lane. Photo via Paul Steely White.

DOT crews installing the new pedestrian islands on Prospect Park West have unearthed the old streetcar lines that used to run [...]

NewAmBikeshow, Ladies Social

Nona of the Bird Wheel, is hosting a ladies social event after the first day of the New Amsterdam Bicycle Show.

From Nona:

Hello!

Will you be at the New Amsterdam Bike Show this weekend in NYC? I’d like to invite you to join me and other women in the bicycling industry for fancy [...]

3 days left-New Amsterdam Bicycle Show

Just 3 days left to get your $15.00 tickets ($20.00 at the door) for this weekends spectacular: New Amsterdam Bicycle Show, at the Skylight Soho (275 Hudson St.-Manhattan)

They are also going to have some sweet bicycle giveaways, in a raffle form and those who bought tickets early.

A huge number of bicycle [...]

New Bike Map-2012

The D.O.T. has just released it’s new 2012 bike map just in time for May (bike month) I picked up one today for free at Court Cycles (514 Court St.) in Cobble Hill Brooklyn. Over 350,000 detailed maps are available for the right price (free) at most of your local bike shops in the [...]

My latest sponsor: Cycling.tv

Just want to give a shout out to my latest sponsor, Cycling.tv, digital cycling magazine. They have been so kind as to allow me to embed a video player (just below my first two postings) just in time for your pro cycling viewing of the Liege-Bastogne-Liege, Criterium du Dauphine Prologue, Eschborn Frankfurt and other [...]