Tagged: bike tips

#TourTips for TD Five Boro Bike Tour First-Timers

    The 2022 TD Five Boro Bike Tour is around the corner; who else is giddy with excitement? ! In preparation for Sunday, May 1, we compiled a list of tips and advice from our many TD Five Boro Bike Tour Enthusiasts so that you can make the most out of a glorious day of cycling.

Ride Tip of the Month, September 2019: What to Do About Dooring

Getting "doored" is every cyclist's nightmare: No matter how alert you are, it happens suddenly, seemingly at random, and can carry potentially deadly consequences. Though New York State law and New York City law put the burden of avoiding dooring incidents on motor vehicle occupants, cyclists still need to use an abundance of caution to account for worst-case scenarios. Read on for Bike New York Education Director Rich Conroy's road-tested tips on how to avoid dooring every single time.