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78 year old woman bikes over 10,000 miles since 2003

According to CNN (this must be #fakenews?!?!), 78 year old great-grandmother, Ethel MacDonald, (not to be confused with the famous anarchist propagandist) has cycled solo more than 10,000 miles across Europe, and North America since 2003.

She uses both the Warm Showers and Couchsurfing communities on her trips to save on money for […]

French cyclist, 105 years old, sets world record

As reported widely in both liberal and conservative media, 105 year old Robert Marchand (born on 11/26/1911 in Amiens, France) broke his own world record by completing 92 laps in a curved indoor velodrome at an average pace of 14 mph.

The International Cycling Union created the category specifically for him as he […]

Brooklyn Cycling Made ‘Perfect’ In Samsung’s Galaxy

During a year in which NYC cycling deaths actually increased compared to the previous two years, smart phone manufacturer Samsung produced a TV commercial “Samsung Galaxy: A Perfect Day” posted to youtube on 11/10/2016, which already has over 1,814,000 views, idealizing youths cycling on Brooklyn streets all day on their own showcasing some of […]

NEW YEARS EVE BIKE RIDE & OUTDOOR AFTER PARTY

From the xup website:

Saturday December 31st, 2016 Three meet-up locations: 9:45PM at the Brooklyn-side entrance to the Williamsburg Bridge OR at 10PM at Washington Square Park Arch, Manhattan OR at 10:20pm Madison Square Park, 23rd & Broadway, Flatiron Side

Photo credit to Fred Askew (2007).

This is usually a fun, and large bike […]

Beach Ride – Sunday, 9/11/2016 11:30 AM – Grand Army Plaza

Change of plans, because tropical storm Hermine has forced the City to close all NYC beaches, so the beach ride will occur on Sunday, September 11th, 2016, 11:30am–Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn instead.

From Time’s Up: Join us for a leisurely bike ride out to Rockaway Beach to enjoy an endless Summer afternoon of […]

Kickstarter-Airlok, High Security Bike Storage Hanger

The world’s first high security bike storage hanger. Combines ultimate protection and elegant storage for your bike indoors or outside.

Find out more at their Kickstarter page.

Beach Ride – Sunday, 8/28/2016 11:30 AM – Grand Army Plaza

Sunday, August 28th, 2016, 11:30am–Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn.

From Time’s Up: Join us for a leisurely bike ride out to Rockaway Beach to enjoy an endless Summer afternoon of swimming, and relaxing on the beach!

Invite your friends! Meet new ones! Let’s have a party on the beach!.

source of the […]

Philly Naked Bike Ride – 9/10/2016 – 5 PM

Yes, only a short 100 miles away from NYC, is the MASSIVE 8th Annual Philly Naked Bike Ride (PNBR) scheduled for Saturday 9/10/2016 starting at 5 PM from a location yet to be disclosed. The public event is free.

You can also check out the PNBR facebook page, and facebook event for more […]

Bike Jumble – Park Slope – Saturday – 9/10/2016 – 10am to 4pm

Start to save your pennies, because the next Brooklyn Bike Jumble (the largest bicycle flea market in NYC) is on Saturday 9/10/2016 from 10 am to 4 pm, beside The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street (bet. 4th and 5th Avenue), Brooklyn, NY 11215 (Park Slope) where you can buy both […]

Warriors the bike ride screening-Rooftop Films @ Coney Island 8/8/16

Long before everybody had a film festival and could make a movie with their iPhone in an instant, Rooftop Films  was showcasing movie making artist works to the NYC public. What started as a renegade pop-up venue on a tenement roof in Manhattan has blossomed into a full fledged institution of cinema with submissions […]