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Brooklyn’s Friendliest Bike Shops according to Brooklyn Based

Just in time for May, other wise known as bike month, Brooklyn Based has a list of its borough’s friendliest bike shops. Time to unlock your ride from your hallway or dig it out from the tarp out front of your stoop and take it to the nearest shop for a tune-up. Why not [...]

Ride Brooklyn opens a second shop

In bike shop news: Ride Brooklyn in Bergen street is opening a second location right on the bike path on Kent Ave. (Wiliamsburg, Brooklyn)

Here is a flyer from their upcoming store opening party:

Reminder, Bike Jumble-Saturday, September 8th

An article in the Park Slope Stoop.

Bike Jumble Returns to Park Slope September 8th By: Jean photo by: bikejumbleny

Harry Schwartzman’s Brooklyn Bike Jumble is coming once again to Washington Park by the Old Stone House. On Saturday, September 8th, from 10 am–4 pm, the bike-themed flea market will feature up to 100 [...]

Ride Brooklyn getting a new shop

Husband and wife team Peter and Jessica of Ride Brooklyn (468 Bergen St.) are opening a new shop in Williamsburg.

Saw this on their facebook page:

“Ride Brooklyn Williamsburg, our second bike shop located on the corner of Kent and North 7th will be opening in September! Stay tuned for more updates [...]

Coming soon: New Amsterdam Bicycle Show

If you don’t think cycling is glamorous and deserving of its own runway fashion show, check out this video by

New York Cycle Chic:

This was a fashion show from last year’s New Amsterdam Bicycle Show which will be making its second debut here in NYC.

The event is becoming [...]

Ride to Redhook Crit

Alex Barouh, racer and mechanic, wanted to send along this message. There will be group rides to Saturday’s Red Hook Criterium, sponsored by Brooklyn’s own bike shop extraordinaire: Ride Brooklyn. *Check the flyer for details.

April 9th, turning Japanese…Japan Aid Alleycat

Got this message from Juliana who is a messenger for breakaway courier. She is throwing an alleycat in NYC to help aid with the disaster relief in Japan. From facebook:

Come out and celebrate the hanami like a track star! Never raced before? Pop it with us at Chari & co, and let the [...]

Family bike ride Prospect Park West bike lane.

Here is a fun family event to support the Prospect Park West bike lane:

When: Sunday, April 10 · 10:30am – 1:30pm Where: Grand Army Plaza Kids and parents: Show your support for the new Prospect Park West bike path by riding it as a family this Sunday, April 10!

Supported by: Ride [...]

(P)ride Brooklyn

This weekend is gay pride. Ride Brooklyn, the bike shop on Bergen St. (468 Bergen St) is celebrating. Starting Friday:

Kick Off NYC Pride Weekend With Your Favorite Bike & Board Shop, Ride Brooklyn Pride Brooklyn

Ride Brooklyn is hosting its first annual Gay Pride Celebration. LGBTQ and Straight Allies are invited to [...]

Spring Fling at Ride Brooklyn

Brooklyn’s newest bike shop is gearing up for Spring with a big sale and events.

Ride Brooklyn 468 Bergen St. Brooklyn, NY. 11217

Here’s more:

Spring Cycling Festival & Sale The Spring Cycling Festival is coming to Ride Brooklyn on March 19-21.

Come join the Brooklyn bike community for a weekend dedicated to [...]