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Baggage restrictions for the TD Five Boro Bike Tour Presented by REI

Any questions? If you suspect that one or more of the criteria at top applies to your bag, do not bring that bag. If you do, you run the risk of having your bag and personal belongings contained therein confiscated. Bike New York is not responsible for confiscated property. Confiscated property will not be returned under any circumstances. Keep in mind that there are plenty of Rest Areas and Water Stops along the route to keep you fed and hydrated, and that you can fit a lot of stuff in the back pocket of a bike jersey. Lastly, if you want to bring...

Tour prep tips from Neil Bezdek

The TD Five Boro Bike Tour is only two weeks away, so we asked Neil Bezdek—a former pro road racer who's won several Red Hook Crits, works for the Bike Share Program of the New York City Department of Transportation, and is a contributor to Bicycling magazine (not to mention our Bike New Yorker for the month of December)—for a few suggestions on how to get the most out of what will undoubtedly be a glorious day of cycling (if you follow his advice, of course).

Tour entertainment lineup finalized!

What's better than riding up the Avenue of the Americas with 32,000 fellow cyclists and zero cars? Doing that to a live soul band or cheer squad! Or how about cruising through Harlem to gospel, bomba-ing the Bronx, grooving to disco in Queens, downing tacos along the Brooklyn waterfront to some funk and jazz, or celebrating at the Finish Festival in Staten Island? Yes, please! This year's TD Five Boro Bike Tour has a larger and more diverse entertainment lineup that ever before—check out who'll be providing the soundtrack to this 40-mile party!