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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? […]

 

Summer Riding Tips

June 6, 2016 10:07 pm / 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!

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 […]

 
WE are in The New York Times!

WE are in The New York Times!

April 27, 2016 2:55 am / 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 […]

 
Q&A with WE Bike NYC director Casey Ashenhurst

Q&A with WE Bike NYC director Casey Ashenhurst

April 21, 2016 2:07 am / Uncategorized / no comments

Bikes and Humans recently interviewed WE Bike NYC director Casey Ashenhurst, asking her questions about WE Bike NYC Programming, about Casey’s history and relationship to biking and about Casey’s ideas of what urban cycling will be like in 10 years. Check out the full interview here!

 
What’s New with Mujeres en Movimiento!

What’s New with Mujeres en Movimiento!

April 12, 2016 3:13 am / Uncategorized / no comments

Read on to find out what’s been going on with Mujeres en Movimiento!

 
Riding in a Group – tips from WE Bike NYC!

Riding in a Group – tips from WE Bike NYC!

April 12, 2016 3:13 am / Uncategorized / no comments

Curious about the major differences between riding solo and riding in a group? WE have some advice and etiquette on riding in a group!

 
Event Spotlight: KiDS Bike Forum

Event Spotlight: KiDS Bike Forum

April 12, 2016 3:13 am / WE Bike NYC Moms / no comments

Hi Moms on Wheels, WE wanted to make sure you all knew about a special event happening this weekend: Kids Bike Forum Sunday, April 10 10:00am – 1:00pm – 185 Ellery Street, Charlie’s Place, Brooklyn, NY 11206 RSVP on Facebook or EventBrite! Biking with your kids in NYC is amazing, […]

 
Being a Curvy Cyclist – One Woman’s Advice for Not Holding Yourself Back

Being a Curvy Cyclist – One Woman’s Advice for Not Holding Yourself Back

April 12, 2016 3:12 am / Uncategorized / no comments

WE Bike NYC’er gives her thoughts and some tips on being a curvy cyclist. Read on to hear them!!

 
WE Bike NYC featured in Bicycle Times Magazine!!

WE Bike NYC featured in Bicycle Times Magazine!!

April 12, 2016 3:10 am / Uncategorized / no comments

WE were featured in Bicycle Times Magazine, issue 39! It’s so rad to see the great work WE Bike NYC is accomplishing in New York City. Want your own copy? Read on to find out how!