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Citi Bike Share Launch Gets Underway

As surely as daffodil blooms signal the new season, last weekend’s sprouting of the first docking stations (no bikes yet), in Bedford-Stuyvesant in Brooklyn,…

Cole Haan reflective loafers shine for cycling

We’re blown away by Cole Haan’s Monroe reflective loafers for spring. In daylight (white background, above), they deliver the vibrant punch of color that’s…

Introducing our Winter Cycling Guide!

Fair-weather friends? That’s not us. Velojoy writers are in the NYC bike lanes all winter long. Sure, it may be a little quieter out…

Removeable Bicycle Headlight As Flashlight

Using a bicycle headlight that’s removable from a handlebar bracket is the best way to prevent it from being stolen in the city. Slide…

6 Tips for Cycling Safety When Leaves Fall

Hurricane Sandy’s winds have blanketed New York City streets with autumn leaves. The slippery accumulation may interfere with cycling safety, especially when braking or…

New NYC Taxi Decals Warn Against Dooring

A safety campaign announced on Tuesday by the NYC Department of Transportation aims to help prevent crashes caused when taxi passengers swing car doors…