May is National Bike Month and WE are celebrating it!

April 29, 2018 8:42 pm / Uncategorized / no comments

By Maria Boustead It is National Bike Month and WE are hosting borough-specific teams for the May edition of the National Bike Challenge. Register with your local Manhattan, Brooklyn, or Queens and The Bronx squad, add your rides, and earn points for Challenge sponsor prizes and bragging rights. WE look forward to riding with […]


WE Celebrate Spring this Month!

March 29, 2018 11:48 pm / Uncategorized / no comments

By Maria Boustead Last month WE talked about the spring rides that WE were looking forward to, and WE’re still looking forward to them…and feeling optimistic that spring will finally show us its sunny and warm face this month!  From the 5BBT Training Ride to a Bike Touring clinic, we’ve got lots […]


Spring Riding WE’re Looking Forward To

March 10, 2018 6:57 pm / Uncategorized / no comments

By Maria Boustead WE hope that you got out on your bike during some of the recent warm days. While the cold weather is probably not completely behind us, WE’re certainly looking forward to spring riding, when WE can shed some of the extra layers and feel the sun on our skin. […]


Why WE Love Biking in NYC

February 10, 2018 7:07 pm / Uncategorized / no comments

By Maria Boustead With Valentine’s Day in February, it got us thinking about what WE love about bicycling in NYC — so WE put the question to our Female Bike Forum on Facebook. How many of these reasons to bike in NYC do you share? Add your voice to the conversation […]


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 […]


Taking Your Bike Out of Town

August 9, 2017 11:57 pm / Travel / no comments

By Maria Boustead Are you itching to ride your bike in a place outside the city but not sure how to do it? See below for bicycle restrictions on a few of our railroad lines, as well as popular bike paths to try. Remember to bring a patch kit and […]

Get Ready to Bike to Work this Spring!

Get Ready to Bike to Work this Spring!

April 10, 2017 1:31 am / News / no comments

By Joanna Giordano If you have the goal to start bike commuting, start planning now! Let’s say you can ride, but you want to step it up from occasional rider to commuter. This is a great goal! You will ride more, save money, and get the wind in your hair! […]


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 […]


Reminding Ourselves of the Power of WE

April 10, 2017 1:14 am / Community Events, News / no comments

By Maria Boustead, Editor and Casey Ashenhurst, Director of WE Bike NYC WE Bike NYC aims to reflect the diversity of the cycling community in our city and considers inclusivity to be one of our founding values. WE Bike NYC is an all-volunteer nonprofit, non-partisan organization. Generally, WE’re in favor of getting […]