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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! […]

 
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 […]

 
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? […]

 
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!

 
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!!

 

Tips on Locking up your Bike

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

WE have some ideas on how to secure your bike and help keep the bike thieves away!

 
Biking in the Dark – choosing some good lights!!

Biking in the Dark – choosing some good lights!!

April 12, 2016 3:09 am / Uncategorized / No comments

By Meg Ausen WE Bike NYC rides Cranksgiving! Bike Lights – What’s the best for me? As we lose more and more daylight during winter, our chances of riding in the dark increase greatly. If you haven’t already done so, now is definitely the time to check your bike lights […]

 
Cold Weather Tips from WE Bike NYC!!

Cold Weather Tips from WE Bike NYC!!

April 12, 2016 3:09 am / Uncategorized / No comments

Sad the summer months are over? WE are too, but just because summer ended doesn’t mean you need to put you bike away for winter! Read on for tips for cold weather riding!