We're proud to have achieved Gold-level certification by the Council for Responsible Sport for our sustainability efforts surrounding the TD Five Boro Bike Tour in 2016—and we need your help to keep up the good work in 2017! Whether you stop by Bike Expo New York or are participating in TD Five Boro Bike Tour as a cyclist, volunteer, or spectator, please do your part and help keep our event sustainable. This includes placing trash (including food waste) in the proper Zero Waste Station receptacles, which are located at all major points of interest, like Bike Expo New York, Tour Rest Areas,...
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Ian Marsh has been fixing bikes at Recycle-A-Bicycle in DUMBO and the East Village (now closed) for more than ten years, after successfully completing a high school internship there. He rides a Surly Long Haul Trucker and a 1990s Univega road "frankenbike", and in this edition of #TourTips, Ian gives essential advice for making sure your bike is Tour-ready.
This year is special. It's the 40th Anniversary of what is now known as the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, and we are so excited to celebrate this milestone by riding 40 miles of car-free streets on May 7 in support of free bike education in New York City.