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It happens to a lot of us…Same as it everywas…same as…

Yes, it sucks…you come out of a building and find your pride and joy is GONE. Bike Theft. Recently it happened to musician David Byrne…former front man of the Talking heads.

Here is the article from Gothamist

Recently, Clarence Eckerson of Street films posted his video of a bike ride withTA members and mayor [...]

Bike Polo in NYC.

Bike Polo is alive and well in NYC. This new sport, gained popularity in cities like Portland Oregon…there is a picture log on Mess Magazine (Bike polo pictures from Portland)

Now, its being played weekly in Lower Manhattan–Here is an artilce from a local NYC paper-Downtown This article is not found on-line, but a [...]

John of Demon Cats on Reload’s Race

Each year, Reload messenger bag company, maker of amazing custom bags like this one:

hosts an April fool’s race (not only on the 1st of April) This is a scavenger hunt race, which is a great way to see Philadelphia and have fun on a bike.

Here is John, from demon cats racing DC, [...]

Chritine Quinn, parading and pedicabs

Christine Quinn, head of the city council, was just on the Brian Lehrer show (10:30am 4/17/06) She was defending her approval of the NYPD making parade regulations and believes that the new LAW, was a fair assesment of a lot of HARD WORK on the issues of free assembly. In other words Christine [...]

Links back up

Ok, thanks to some help from bike blog fan Max, I have put the links back on. Please send me links of your bike events, bike sites and blogs so I can update my home page. Thanks.

Houston St. dilemma

Whats the story with Houston St? Its a mess, cyclists have died on it and it claims to be one of the most dangerous roads in NYC for cyclists and pedestrians. There has been a lot of city council and local community activity to get the Department of Transportation to make infrastructure for cyclists [...]

Friday the 13th…3 options

April 13th, Three options

The metalrace alleycat. Starts at McGorlick Park, in Greenpoint. Shotgun a Sparks to get a manifest…mmmm good.

There is also Skidface under the BQE

and Brooklyn Critical Mass.

Lots of bike events to choose from.

Villager Article on March Critical Mass

Jefferson Siegel reports on last month’s critical mass in the latest villager newspaper. Here is a more detailed report at what went on at this pivotal critical mass ride.

villager article

Critical Mass videos-good enough for NPR crowd

Brian Lehrer, you know the voice. He informs you with indepth opinions and local guests speaking about NY issues on wnyc everyday. He has a blog where you can see Brian and listen to more opinions about the issues effecting New Yorkers everyday. On his Blog Brian has internet video picks of the week [...]

Pictures from Slaughtertrauma–Richmond VA

Cutthroats know how to Kick Ass on bikes…here is some photos from Flickr about last weekends mutant bike fest in Richmond Virgina.Picture links: Lasertotheface Chummy berry Turner Gensum

Don’t you wish you went? I [...]