Sam Lee is a born-and-raised New Yorker who recently learned to ride with Bike New York. Sam rode in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour as a Bike New York Ambassador, and wants people to know that it’s never too late to learn how to ride a bike or get back in the saddle after a hiatus. Meet Bike New Yorker #33: Sam Lee!
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Ayesha McGowan is a Cannondale ambassador chronicling her attempt to become the first female African-American professional road cyclist at aquickbrownfox.com. We asked her for some advice on how to get the most out of the Tour experience this year.
The key to success at the TD Five Boro Bike Tour? Simple. A tour-ready bicycle. A few easy checks will keep you rolling all the way from Manhattan to Staten Island without a hitch. Susan Lindell, the shop manager at Brooklyn’s Recycle-A-Bicycle (one of our bike shop partners at this year’s Tour) shares the essentials of getting your bike ready for a big ride.