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Building Bikes & Character at Citi Field

On Saturday, June 11, Bike New York teamed up with Citi, Bloomberg, the YMCA of Greater New York, and the Mets for the Citi Global Community Day Kick-Off Event, where we helped these community-minded organizations build and distribute 500 bikes to kids from our After-School Programs as well as kids from YMCA programs all over the city. We caught up with some of these new bike owners at the Learn to Ride class that we held onsite, and posed the question, "How does riding a bike make you feel?" It's clear from their responses, and the photos below, that riding a bike is...

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!