Anne Krassner is Citi Bike's Education and Outreach Manager, and she's also a Citi Bike rider. She's one of the more than 100,000 New Yorkers who helped the system break records in September, with 64,000 trips taken in a single day. Here, she tells us about the next expansion, how Citi Bike works with communities, and gives some tips for new riders. Her favorite bit of advice? Ride with a friend! Bike New York partners with Citi Bike to offer a free Citi Bike Street Skills class. Grab a friend and sign up today!
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We're excited to partner with NYC DOT and Recycle-A-Bicycle on the second annual Bike to School Short Film Contest to celebrate the culture of cycling to school in New York City. If you're a student or teacher, we hope you'll consider submitting! To download a PDF flier with information and contest guidelines, click here.
Gorgeous scenery was beheld, personal records were broken, the chocolate fountain flowed, and our friends at Gameface Media were on hand to photograph it all. Check out a slideshow of some of our favorite photos from Twin Lights Ride below, and if you were a participant, click here to search for and download your free rider photo. (You'll also receive an email.)