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2016 TD Five Boro Bike Tour Presented by REI photo slideshow

You braved the elements at this year's TD Five Boro Bike Tour Presented by REI, and did it with a smile. Photographers Dirk Anschütz, Ed Haas, Daniel Paschall, Charlie Sears, and Tod Seelie were on hand to capture all those smiles and other memorable moments from the Tour. Click on any image to open the slideshow. (Not finding yourself in there? Chances are MarathanFoto has you covered.) Enjoy!

What’s it like to be a Bike New York Intern?

Short answer? It's the best. I had the opportunity to intern in the Communications Department at Bike New York for the entirety of my junior year and I can say that, without a doubt, it was worth the hike up from NYU. I applied with a passion for bikes and a hunch that there was a lot to learn from the finely-tuned organization that is Bike New York. Little did I know, one semester would turn into two, and my time with BNY would be one of the highlights of my school year. The best part of this internship was being trusted with legitimate projects....

Big ride, big data.

Thousands tracked their TD Five Boro Bike Tour adventure with Strava, the social network for athletes and the Tour's official cycling app. Here's some of what we learned. Not on Strava? Get on it, and join our club!