Tag Archives: bicycling

23rd Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Volunteer at The Epic Ride
Volunteering at The Epic Ride is a great experience, with camaraderie, goodwill and loads of fun! Volunteers and bike marshals play an integral role in creating an unforgettable experience for participants of The Epic Ride.
by Angie Koo
2nd Aug 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Discovery Day
Go to Freshkills Park for an opportunity to discover the trails and hills of the landfill-to-park project!
by Francesca Luberti
Mar 28, 2015
Bicycling around a warming globe
Part epic journey, part field research: David Kroodsma and Lindsey Fransen bicycled across Asia researching climate. It turns out that low carbon travel is possible with time and strong legs, and probably a much better way to see things.
by Jamie Carpenter
10th Jul 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Evening Group CitiBike Ride
Take a beautiful evening bike ride with CitiBike and Transportation Alternatives' NYC Bike Ambassadors.
by Erin X. Wong
8th Jul 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Transportation Alternatives Activist Meeting
Join the T.A. Queens Crew for heir monthly meeting and find out how you can get involved in our fight for safer streets!
by Trude Chandler
1st Jun 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
New York Bike Jumble
New York Bike Jumble is New York City's only bicycle flea market.
by Richard Reiss
8th Feb 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Westchester Avenue Working Ride
The Transportation Alternatives Bronx Activist Committee is kicking off a new campaign to transform Westchester Avenue into a safer street for cyclists and pedestrians.
by Trude Chandler
Jun 18, 2013
Longtime NYC biker Neistat switches to Citi Bike
Casey Neistat, filmmaker and former bike messenger, is the last person you'd expect to be won over by a 45 lb. blue bike-share bike.
by City Atlas
May 23, 2013
Bike advice
For new cyclists, Brian Lehrer suggests a rearview mirror, and Alan Cumming says "Don't look up." We say, be like a deer in the forest.
by Richard Reiss
Mar 29, 2013
Citi Bike Share gets updated map
A long-awaited sign of life from the Citi Bike Share arrived Thursday in the form of an updated station map. The system, a joint project between international bike-sharing company Alta Bike Share and the Department of Transportation will now roll out the stations in three increments, eventually populating over 600 stations with 10,000 bikes. Still […]
by Ari Lev Kaputkin
Feb 25, 2013
Closing the cycling gender gap
In U.S. cities, the bike lane is a male-dominated zone. According to a DOT study, males outnumber females on New York City streets six to one, and nearly two to one on bike paths. On a global scale, however, ridership is often split down the middle or skewed slightly towards females. What accounts for the […]
by Ari Lev Kaputkin
10th Feb 2013, 12:00am-12:00am
Time's Up bike repair workshop
Time's Up runs free bike workshops on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays
by Richard Reiss
Aug 22, 2012
Summer Streets wraps up the 2012 season with some Double Dutch action
For three Saturdays in August, the city opened lengths of Park Avenue and other normally busy thoroughfares for people and bikes. And salsa, tai chi, double-dutch and ziplines.
by Laura Grace Gamse