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    The Lastest or Where Did Brooklyn by Bike Go?

    by  • September 11, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Hello! It’s been a long time since I’ve updated the site and organized community rides here in Brooklyn. For those of you who don’t know I’ve been in Colombia (the South American country) for the past year. In many ways living on the Caribbean coast was easy. The sweltering heat gives way to warm ocean...

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    4th Annual Tour de Taco Highlights

    by  • June 10, 2013 • 1 Comment

    Yesterday we filled our faces with tacos and biked our legs off  on the 4th Annual Tour de Taco. This year’s ride included the following neighborhoods and spots. Route link is at the bottom. Sunset Park – Tacos El Bronco, Tacos Matamoros Prospect Heights – Kimchi Grill Bushwick – Tortillaria Mexicana Los Hermanos Queens...

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    May is Bike Month, Event Highlights

    by  • May 7, 2013 • 1 Comment

    Goldsprints at Red Lantern Bikes

    It’s bike month and there are many great events lined up. Three of my favorites include… 1. Goldsprints at one of my favorite shops, Red Lantern Cycles on May 9th @ 7pm. $5 to race, $50 to win. 2. Transportation Alternatives’ Bike to Home from Work party under the Manhattan bridge May 17th @ 6:30 – 9:30pm...

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    NYC Bike Share Launching End of May?

    by  • May 6, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Citibike

    The much anticipated Citibike bike share in NYC is set to launch this summer after a year plus of delays, one of which was hurricane Sandy. Mechanics at the share have been systematically disassembling and reassembling each bike due to water damage. Each bike takes 2.5 hrs + to take apart and clean because of it’s...

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    Hurricane Sandy, Bicycles & Relief Rides Continue

    by  • November 27, 2012 • 2 Comments

    Hurricane Sandy Relief Ride

    A few weeks ago, we helped organize a Hurricane Sandy relief ride from Bicycle Habitat, Brooklyn. It was an eye opening, collaborative experience on which even Bike Snob came along. As we made our way through the dense traffic of Flatbush Avenue, still several miles from the devastation on the Rockaway Peninsula, many people hollered out words...

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    Upcoming Fall Bike Events NYC

    by  • October 23, 2012 • 0 Comments

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    The weather is colder (sort of) but that hasn’t stopped the number of bike related events in NYC. Here are some interesting events happening in the next few weeks. Designers & Books Fair 2012: October 26-28 at the Fashion Institute of Technology Conference Center in New York City is a design book fair, presented by Designers...

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    Mountain Biking, Secret and So Much Fun

    by  • June 19, 2012 • 1 Comment

    the Lush before we hit the trails

    Two weekends ago I had the opportunity to go Mountain Biking just outside of New York City on Blue Mountain Reservation. Located in Peekskill, NY it is about two miles north of the Cortlandt station on the Metro North. I went for the Fat Tire Festival where I was easily spoiled demoing the Trek...

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