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Black History Month: Celebrating the Rich Legacy of Cycling in New York City’s Black Communities

To kick off Black History Month, we want to highlight the rich legacy of Black cycling in New York City and remind you that we're riding through time and honoring Black biking history with our Black History Month Bike Ride on Saturday, February 25.  As we commemorate Black History Month, let us acknowledge and appreciate the tremendous impact the Black community has had on cycling. Despite facing discrimination and mistreatment, African Americans have been integral members of the city's cycling community since its inception and continue to play a vital role today. The First Bike Boom In the late 19th...