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NAHBS in Austin Texas, Feb. 25-27th

The North American Handmade bicycle show is the premiere event to showcase the greatest in hand crafted bicycles.

This year it’s being held in Austin Texas, February 25th-27th.

Find out more at their […]

Time’s Up events

Environmental rebel rousers and bike activists, Time’s Up just sent out a big email looking for volunteers and help for their upcoming Valentine’s Day Party:

–We need lots of help and support to make this party even more awesome. Prop Making for Valentine’s Day Party and Love Your Lane Campaign Day: Monday January 24th […]

Quick roundup for winter riding

So we may be in for more of the snowpocolypse here in NYC. If the unpredictability of the NYPD harassing you–I mean fairly ticketing you in their “crackdown,” hasn’t completely scared you from riding, the bad snowy weather may keep you off your bike till May.

Here is some inspiration for winter riding.

You […]

Brian Lehrer talking about bike crackdown

WNYC’s Brian Lehrer talked about the bicycle crackdown in NYC in his morning show.

He asked if people have been given tickets during the official crackdown…I left this comment:

“It’s one thing if the NYPD can differentiate between obnoxious cycling breaking the law and being unsafe to pedestrians such as riding on the […]

Twitter is the new 311

Hows this for a direct response.

Jonathan(on twitter: @bkynbiker) and I, were riding home last night from a very productive Time’s Up events meeting. We stopped off at the La Plaza Cultural Garden where they were having a bonfire, a little rebirth for discarded Christmas trees. On the way back we took the […]

License them all!!

Of all the things going on in this country with high levels of unemployment, foreclosures and stagnation it seems like focusing on bad bicycle behavior is somehow a priority, especially in NYC. Seems rather odd from a city which for the last two years has been telling us to ride our bikes and use […]

Streetfilms: Youth Bike Summit video

Did you miss the 1st annual Youth Bike Summit? here in NYC last weekend?

Streetfilms.org just put out this wrap up video. and some young people in attendance all the way from Tuscon, AZ have a report back from their experience in this article from Tusconvelo.com.

Reactions from the Youth Bike Summit […]

New Grime Store Promo video

GRIME TV 1 from GRIME BIKES on Vimeo.

Outlier Storm King Parka

Wanna look good on your ride with the latest in durable materials? Outlier has you covered.

Introducing the Storm King Parka.

From Outlier: The secret to the future, they say, is hidden in the past. Supermarine Cotton is a World War II fabric with a 21st century twist. Highly water resistant, extremely breathable and […]

Sign of the times

How the recent “NYPD crackdown” on cyclists has made people feel like crap and realizing:

“HOW NYC SUCKS in 2011″

Writer Alec Hall got a $270.00 ticket for riding his bike in the auto-free (for most of the day) Central Park. I mean of all the places to be riding your bicycle? That bicycle […]