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2018 Bicycle Goals

January 10, 2018 7:13 pm / Uncategorized / No comments

By Maria Boustead Happy New Year! WE hope that you rang in 2018 safely, warmly, and with lots of merriment. January is always a good time to reflect on the previous year and to set goals and intentions for the upcoming one. WE are reminiscing about all the fun rides and […]

 

Take Our Super-Short Survey!

December 10, 2017 7:17 pm / Uncategorized / No comments

WE had such a great 2017, full of rides, workshops, and making new friends. As this year comes to a close, WE’re starting to plan 2018 and would love your input. WE ask that you take our super-short survey to help us know what kinds of rides and events you’re looking […]

 

Woman’s History Month: Past and Present

April 10, 2017 1:21 am / Uncategorized / No comments

WE look forward to March for a few reasons: (hopefully) the weather starts warming, Daylight Savings starts, and it is Women’s History Month. Last year we celebrated with the Women’s History Scavenger Hunt which was a lot of fun. Did you miss it? Why not DIY this spring with friends […]

 

Bike Goals, Intentions, and Things to Try in 2017

January 9, 2017 3:33 am / Uncategorized / No comments

By Maria Boustead Happy New Year! Did you ring in the new year safely and joyfully and are you ready to make 2017 one of your best years ever? WE hope so! I doubt I’m the only one reflecting on 2016 and making resolutions for the year ahead, which got […]

 

Using Your Bike to Beat Holiday Stress

December 5, 2016 2:08 am / Uncategorized / No comments

By Maria Boustead Have you ever noticed that for a season of joy, December can be unusually stressful? So while you might feel like you’re too busy or too stressed to ride, WE encourage you to remember bicycling is actually an excellent way to deal with stress.  Here’s how to […]

 
How to Dress for Biking in Colder Weather

How to Dress for Biking in Colder Weather

November 3, 2016 3:04 am / Uncategorized / No comments

By: Maria Boustead The shorter days, the crispness in the air, the pumpkin spice everything…we all know what it means. Fall is here and winter is around the corner. Yes, the weather is getting cooler by the week but that doesn’t mean that your 2016 biking days are over. The […]

 

Advice on what to do in a crash

September 4, 2016 2:51 pm / Uncategorized / No comments

By Meg Ausen WE here at WE Bike NYC do all WE can to build a community of cyclists. Part of this includes arming people with knowledge and skills, because knowledge is power! Whether it’s learning the names of the parts on your bicycle at Bike Parts Bingo or practicing […]

 
Looking to buy a new bike? Here’s our advice!

Looking to buy a new bike? Here’s our advice!

August 3, 2016 4:09 am / Uncategorized / No comments

By Meg Ausen August may seem like an odd time to welcome a new bike into your family, but it’s actually the beginning of the “end of the season” (don’t worry! WE ride all year round!). If you are looking to buy new, August is when you will see current […]

 
Heat-related Illness: how to prevent, recognize and treat

Heat-related Illness: how to prevent, recognize and treat

July 9, 2016 11:30 pm / Uncategorized / No comments

By Meg Ausen Long rides to the beach or up to Westchester are awesome summer NYC based rides. Upping the hours we’re in the sun also increases the possibility of overheating. We’ve probably all been there to some degree, but what can we do to avoid heat-related illness when biking? […]

 
Fun Day and Weekend Bike Trip Ideas!

Fun Day and Weekend Bike Trip Ideas!

May 3, 2016 2:43 am / Uncategorized / No comments

By Meg Ausen Bike season is here!! The city has come alive and the streets are teaming with cyclists. New York City provides some awesome riding but WE can’t help but think about planning some summer day and weekend trips on two wheels! Looking ahead to days when the temps […]