This weekend, July 2nd, is the annual Velo City tour in NYC, a multi-city velodrome series where participating track racers compete for tickets to the Cycle Messenger World Championships. (held this year in Warsaw, Poland)
You have to be a working courier to win tickets, but it’s an excellent time to watch some [...]
Stoned Tone (photo by: Doug D)
Has hooked up with Tuff City Styles Tattoo in the BX and is throwing an alleycat this weekend:
More details visit Tone’s Tumblr site: nycmesskings.tumblr.com [...]
I think the biggest fool’s day event was the very successful run of the @bronxzooscobra on twitter. Oh well, now that the 20″ Egyptian cobra is safely back in her tank and not gallivanting all over the city, somehow will have to find a way to get on with our lives.
Today starts #30daysofbiking, [...]
Alleycat race in Montreal: More info at www.stpaddysmontreal.blogspot.com.
and in Santa Barbara California,
Wheel House Bikes:
Last year bicycle shorts director Ken Stanek tried a unique experiment. He mounted four cameras onto New York City’s fastest horsemen, Alley cat racers and then played back the footage on four separate big screens. Saturday they tried this stunt again.
Here are a few photos by JC Ramirez, of urbancyclistworldwide.com
and here’s [...]
Here’s a video from Crihs Thormann of this year’s Broadway Bombin alleycat race, a POV helmet camera.
Broadway Bombing 2010 from crihs on Vimeo.
More info: coursedemorts2010.blogspot.com
Video Promo from last year’s race:
Heather Loop is bustin out an an alleycat race for the ladies: From the facebook page:
“Hell Cat! an all girls alley cat! $10- gets you a spoke card and tshirt this is a brooklyn race, with 7 check points. there will be a silly task at each! its gonna be super fun! registration [...]
Remember when we scouted for Rumble thu da Bronx 7?
Well race winner Crihs Thormann sent me this video from his helmet camera, documenting all the action. Here is a great first hand account of one of NYC’s hardest alleycats.
Rumble Through the Bronx 7 2010 New York from crihs on [...]
Along with a great weekend of the bicycle film festival, there will also be an alleycat in Memphis:
More info at www.gottabegritty.blogspot.com