Tagged: bike repair

The Woman Behind the Bikes: Rose Sylvester, Bike Fleet Manager

Bike New York’s Giving Tuesday campaign: Help us raise $20,000 to update our bike fleet. We’re excited to kick off our Impact Blog series ahead of Giving Tuesday with an interview of our new Bike Fleet Manager, Rose Sylvester. Can you imagine being responsible for the maintenance of 500 bikes? Making sure that our Education Centers have safe bikes and repair equipment is no easy task. Today, we’ll learn what it takes to keep our bike fleet in tip-top shape, how Rose got started in the bike mechanic world, and how you can help us reach our Giving Tuesday goals!...

Recycle-A-Bicycle’s Mechanic Training Program Launches in Clinton Hill

When it comes to mornings at Recycle-A-Bicycle's Clinton Hill shop, everything seems to hum with life and activity–due in large part, we suspect, to the bike mechanic training that takes place in the back of the shop.