Tomorrow (Saturday-March 16th) is the 14th annual Monster Track alleycat race. A New York City tradition. Fixed gear only, no hand brakes, live in open traffic.
Here is a dramatic promo from Urban Cyclist Worldwide
Winner of this coveted fixed gear classic will win a messenger bag custom made by Roland and his crew at Reload Bags in Philadelphia, now celebrating their 15th year in business. Here’s a video of the making of this years 2013 Monstertrack prize bag.
This is a great event to check out even if your not racing a fixed gear in the streets. People travel from all over the world and it is a true celebration of our biking culture. A fixed gear holiday.
Check out the Monster Track Facebook page for more details.