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CitiBike NYC Opens Memorial Day 2013

The privately funded Citi Bike bike-share program will launch with 6,000 bikes at 330 docking stations in Manhattan and parts of Brooklyn. Officials hope to expand to 10,000 bikes and 600 docking stations in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens.

Photo by Allen Ying

The Considerate Cyclist: The current state of cycling in NYC

Please be safe and cautious on your bicycle. While the city and the NYPD may not be eager to help you, there are bicycle advocacy groups like Transportation Alternatives (TransAlt.org), BikeBlogNYC.com, BikeNewYork.com, and BikeSafeNYC.com that can be excellent resources for New York City cyclists.

Bicycling: How I Learned to Ride a Straight Line

. . . from an Older Belgian Woman By John D. Eustice I went to Belgium in the mid 1970s as part of a wave of American riders who wished to infiltrate the mysterious and distant European racing scene. The Belgians condescended to us who were fool enough to attempt to endure their cobblestones, side  More > >

Shriek of Dragon Breath

Shriek of Dragon BreathA poem by Marc Nasdor Public Notice: Vehicles entering Event Horizon of Designated Comfort Zone of Designated Bike (2001 Trek 7700) & your assumed trajectory intersecting bike & body in motion will put motor vehicles at serious risk of having their drivers’ eardrums blown deeper into their heads Bike Rider possesses extraordinary  More > >