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Bike Goals, Intentions, and Things to Try in 2017

enero 9, 2017 3:33 / 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

diciembre 5, 2016 2:08 / 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

noviembre 3, 2016 3:04 / 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 […]

 

Biking with Kids in the Colder Months

octubre 9, 2016 8:44 / Moms on Wheels / no comments

By: Evonne Cho School has started, and predictably the days will get shorter and shorter while the weather cool offs. As hot weather riding has given way to cooler weather riding, many of us stop riding bikes day-to-day. But I’m here to tell and to encourage you that doesn’t need […]

 

Advice on what to do in a crash

septiembre 4, 2016 2:51 / 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!

agosto 3, 2016 4:09 / 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

julio 9, 2016 11:30 / 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? […]

 

Summer Riding Tips

junio 6, 2016 10:07 / News / no comments

By Meg Ausen Safety Tips for Busy Summer Streets Summer is here and the streets are swelling. It can sometimes seem like you’re in a video game on your commute, dodging obstacles left and right. Much of the increased foot and bike traffic comes from the amount of tourists and […]

 
Fun Day and Weekend Bike Trip Ideas!

Fun Day and Weekend Bike Trip Ideas!

mayo 3, 2016 2:43 / Uncategorized / no comments

By Meg Ausen

 
WE are in the New York Times!

WE are in the New York Times!

abril 27, 2016 2:55 / Uncategorized / no comments

Are you hoping to travel on two wheels this summer but not sure where to start? The New York Times published a piece this week on A Nervous Biker’s Guide to Cycling in New York City Check it out for some valuable tips from WE Bike NYC’s Director Casey Ashenhurst […]