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From ride locations to event updates, stay tuned and up to date on the New York bike scene with the official blog of Bike New York.

January Volunteer Spotlight: Yawa and Kent

Our January Volunteer Spotlight shines on dynamic duo: Yawa and Kent. Yawa and Kent have been Bike New York volunteers for seven years, ever since Yawa learned to ride a bicycle with BNY in 2014! We asked the pair what volunteering for Bike New York meant to them. Here's what they said...

Winter Cycling Tips: How Not to Slip Slide Away While Riding Through Winter

As I think about the types of crashes I've experienced over a few decades of almost daily cycling, most of them involved some slick or loose surface on the street or bike path, and nearly all of those situations involved turns at intersections or curves. Here are some tips for staying upright through the winter (I learned the hard way through occasional unplanned trips to the ground!):