Tagged: Bike New Yorker

Bike New Yorker #28: Khadim Lo

Khadim Lo is what we call a "roll model." As a student at the International High School at Union Square, Khadim was instrumental in starting a bike club with support from Bike New York and Recycle-A-Bicycle. He was a Youth Ambassador in the 2015 TD Five Boro Bike Tour and was part of a group of students selected to represent New York City at the Youth Bike Summit in Seattle. Khadim spoke with Abbie Donoghue, our intrepid intern, about the freedom he's discovered in learning to ride and fix bikes, the thrill of riding in the Tour, and why everyone would...

Bike New Yorker #26: Jack and Corinne Wlody

Jack and Corinne Wlody—aka “Team Wlody”—were omnipresent members of the Bike New York community in 2015. If you took a class, chances are they were volunteering; they were at our rides, fundraising for helmet giveaways, modeling in the Momentum Magazine fashion show at Bike Expo New York, and generally spreading a positive attitude everywhere they went. We thought it was high time to talk to these successful Howard Beach–based fitness and lifestyle consultants—who, it should be noted, started riding not too long ago—about what keeps them going (and going, and going….).   You suggested we meet here at Floyd Bennett Field. What’s the significance?...