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Rapha Cycle Club to Open in NYC

There’s good news for New York City fans of British cycling apparel maker Rapha who pine for a permanent version in Manhattan of the…

Bicycling While Texting

Is Distracted Cycling Raising Your Injury Risk?

When you think of distracted drivers, it’s usually in connection with motorists. Last year, 3,331 deaths were attributed to distracted driving. Distractions were implicated…

Photos: Women Celebrate Citi Bike Launch

A women’s celebration last week of Citi Bike share’s launch in New York City was the gift that kept on giving.  I came away…

NYC Bike Share Launches for Previews!

The day we’ve all been waiting for — NYC bike share launch — has finally arrived! Citi Bike rolls out today (Memorial Day 2013)…

Is Citi Bike Share the Omafiets of NYC?

Those who have traveled to Amsterdam, where bicycling is ingrained in the culture, know about the simple bicycles called Omafiets (above), or grandma bikes,…

Pedaling Citi Bike

My First Ride on Citi Bike Share

On a recent weekend, I took a Citi Bike preview ride with a small group of cyclists who had volunteered for a photo shoot….