[3 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]
Highbridge Welcome Day  Each Second Saturday With Bike Share

Gettin’the tools sharpened up for “Second Saturdays” workday/clinic/guided rides event at Highbridge Bike Park, 10am until 3:30pm the second Saturday of every month. Bring your friends for a day of fun and learn what it takes to build, maintain, and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America. Program participants, NYCMTB members, or anyone with logged volunteer hours, receive a free 20 minute clinic and a guided ride throughout the trails. Bikes and helmets provided!
Highbridge Welcome Days/Second Saturdays Event Breakdown:
Service project 10:00a-12:00p
Bike Share 12:30-3pm.
Clinics and Guided rides start every …

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[3 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]
Highbridge Welcome Day  Each Second Saturday With Bike Share

Gettin’the tools sharpened up for “Second Saturdays” workday/clinic/guided rides event at Highbridge Bike Park, 10am until 3:30pm the second Saturday of every month. Bring your friends for a day of fun and learn what it takes to build, maintain, and ride the most progressive urban bike park in America. Program participants, NYCMTB members, or anyone with logged volunteer hours, receive a free 20 minute clinic and a guided ride throughout the trails. Bikes and helmets provided!
Highbridge Welcome Days/Second Saturdays Event Breakdown:
Service project 10:00a-12:00p
Bike Share 12:30-3pm.
Clinics and Guided rides start every …

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[2 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
First Saturdays Wolfes Pond Trail Maintenance 9/2

Join us this Saturday for our monthly ride and trail work at Wolfes Pond Park. For those that wish to ride we’ll be taking the 8am ferry from Manhattan. Trail ride begins at 10am from the parking lot by the office trailhead. This month we’ll continue working on the entrance and trail off Holton Street west of Hylan Blvd. Rain or shine so come for the ride(s) and or the trail work and help make a difference. Email volunteer@nycmtb.com or call 646 926-2250 for directions …

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[30 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Ride Report: Westchester Trifecta 2017

Words by Joseph Tutt
Photos by Daniel & Cee

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The summer solstice brings the longest day of the year and an unquenchable desire to squeeze in every pedal stroke possible. #ChasingThatSummerSun. For NYCMTB, that means the Westchester Trifecta. It’s a nearly 100 mile mountain bike ride where we hit three of our favorite NYC area trails (Blue Mountain, Graham Hills, and Sprain Ridge) and link them together with as much dirt and trail as we can find. If we’re lucky, we make it back to Manhattan while there is daylight. It’s unadulterated …

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[20 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rebecca Rusch Blood Road Film Screening 7/13 5:30pm

Rebecca Rusch, affectionately known as The Queen of Pain, is among the greatest female ultra-endurance mountain bikers in the world. While she’s used to pushing her body to the limit, nothing could prepare her for the emotional journey she took in 2015 when she pedaled 1,200 miles of the Ho Chi Minh trail in search of the crash site that claimed the life of her father during the Vietnam War.
Blood Road is a journey of hope and discovery—a way for Rebecca to begin a fresh relationship with the father she …

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[16 Jun 2017 | One Comment | ]
Westchester TRIFECTA June 24th

Dirt Lovers,
We are quickly approaching Saturday, June 24, the day we set out to complete the 2017 edition of The Westchester Trifecta. One day, three trails and a bunch of stuff in between. In total we’re looking at almost 100 miles of gravel, pavement, dirt and single track. It’s only three days after the Summer Solctice but there’s still a chance we’ll run out of daylight…
With three successful years in the bag the formula is as follows:
We’re taking the first train from Grand Central to Cold Spring. On the way back to …