Since the winter games are in Sochi there has been a lot of talk about Russia’s ridiculous anti-gay laws.
Colbert had a hilarious piece on with former Kids in the Hall star Scott Thompson playing his wickedly flamboyant Buddy Cole character . Just in case you were wondering how to protect yourself at [...]
Ok, I missed Friday…
Title: Jonathan Davis. Welcome to SE bikes Seen on: Pedal Consumption
Here is Jonathan Davis’s welcome to Se bikes and Velo City Bags edit. Jonathan Davis rode one SE Showtime frame in this edit and is still running it. Filming was cut short due to Jonathan’s recent wrist injury [...]
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 [...]
Mike Kobal shot this awesome video on his track bike at the Kissena Velodrome in Queens.
New York City’s only bicycle Track: Kissena Velodrome from Mike Kobal on Vimeo.
Here’s how he did it:
Went there on a late afternoon and shoot til sun down. The track is fast but has [...]
Late at night in Brooklyn’s Prospect park you might have spied a group of spandex clad bikers discussing tactics for such events as a team time trial or match sprints. These events normally occur on a velodrome like the famous one in Kissena Queens, where competitors battle it out on brakeless track bikes in [...]
Ok, it might be raining this weekend…but there are a number of group rides heading out to the track tomorrow, which is hosting the NY State Championships,
1st: brooklynbybike.com has one there last ride of the summer:
8/29 Ride #6: Brooklyn by Bike Rides to Kissena Park, Queens Velodrome!
Join us for one of [...]
John has been an institution in the world of cycling here in NYC for decades. He is currently the director of the Kissena velodrome out in Queens. He has been a prolific force in keeping NYC’s only cycle track open and running, offering track racing experience to the young and old. He has been [...]
The track is back. The Kissena Velodrome is open for operation for the 2009 track season.
The NY Times city room blog had an article on the track featuring director John Campo. Also featured are Hugo Giron and Colin Miller of Snap Delivery.
Part of their SPOKES series. April 28, 2009, 11:16 am City [...]
So much going on. and it’s not even bike month yet. Our favorite (and only) velodrome is opening up this weekend in Kissena Queens. Affinity Cycles in Brooklyn, is leading rides out to the track this weekend.