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DIY: Upcycle Tennis Ball Cans for…Cycling

It’s U.S. Open time at Flushing Meadows and the world’s top pros are serving and volleying their way through more than 70,000 tennis balls,…

Citi Bike Backward Saddles

How to Be a Good Citi Bike Citizen

Maybe you’ve noticed some seats turned backward at Citi Bike stations around town. By now, you’re probably aware that this is not an attempt…

Keep it Neat: How to Hang Your Helmet

Like most cyclists, I’m eager to get my helmet off after a long ride. Until recently, I’d hang it by the strap on a…

The Truth About Cycling in a Skirt

Welcome to Dear Genevieve, our new bike-life column. In celebration of Bike Month, the launch of bike share and the coming of summer, we’re…

Winter Cycling: Nip Road Crud in the Bud

After a recent ride, I returned to my apartment with a bicycle-full of gritty impasto composed of sand, dirt, oil and water from winter-messy…