Cranksgiving fever has spread across the country, even as far South as Puerto Rico. Photo from @luispr199 from Instagram.
A video from Puerto Rico’s event:
The idea behind this event is to hold an alleycat messenger style race in live traffic and add an element to the checkpoints besides just having [...]
Want to get more involved in making NYC a better place for biking? Join WeBikeNYC and Transportation Alternatives for a free lecture on working with local government at TA headquarters, 127 W 26th St. (between 6th and 7th Ave.) Manhattan. 6:30pm Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
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Bike Kill is an amazing event of mutant bicycle mayhem put on every year by the NYC chapter of the Black Label Bicycle Club. Besides the spectacle of bizarre welded bicycle contraptions that seem to defy logic, the best part about this event is that the tall bikes and choppers are left out and [...]
Happy Halloween Bikers
Time to get out those costumes and ride. Time’s Up is having a spontaneous dance party ride tonight:
TONIGHT! Thursday,Oct. 31st @ 7:30 ABC No Rio-156 Rivington 8 o’clock meet-up @ Washington Sq. Park (under the Arch)
Come haunt around on your bike, with or without a costume. Check out the [...]
Even though some time has passed, I thought it would be important to recap this past weekend since right before Halloween is always chalked full of bike culture here in NYC.
Last Friday (10/25/13) is traditionally the most festive Critical Mass ride of this monthly global phenomenon. Generally the cops tend to back down [...]
UK street artist Banksy has had quite a run in his October residency in NYC. Carbon polluting to send a message about eating animals…I guess.
and fairly accurate complaint of New York rising to the level of mediocre in it’s generic design of new Freedom Tower, while slowly destroying the real culture of [...]
You haven’t really experienced #bikenyc Halloween until you’ve gotten your costume caught in your chain while playing cat-and-mouse from the NYPD during the monthly critical mass. Or put on your ghoul make-up and raced in live frightening traffic at one of the longest running Alleycat races…or tried to maneuver one of Black Label’s contraptions [...]
Keegan Stephan has being doing amazing things for cyclists in NYC. Occupy Wall Street, providing bike generated electrical power and relief with Occupy Sandy, Volunteer Mechanic with Times Up, deliveries on Cargo bikes, hosting bicycle radio programs, organizing rides and garden clean ups…just to name a few activities.
Recently he’s been involved [...]
Here’s a great organization for you to provide tandem rides for visually impaired or otherwise disabled athletes.
More about them: Intandem is a non-profit organization that provides access to tandem bicycle rides to visually impaired or otherwise disabled athletes. Artie Elefant decide to start the tandem program after being inspired by a [...]
WeBikeNYC is hosting happy hour tonight.
Irving Farm Coffee Roasters
WE Bike NYC Don’t have dinner plans tonight? GREAT, neither do WE! Join us for Happy Hour tonight instead, between 6 and 8pm. There’ll be coffee, beer, and good people (of all genders) AND you could win some free stuff. More details: Facebook [...]