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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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[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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[11 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
First Saturday’s at Wolfes Pond Trail Maintenance

Big thanks to Partnerships for Parks and the volunteers who showed up on Saturday and helped clean up the trail head on Hylan and Holton, close off a social entrance, and cutback growth on the trails.  First Saturdays continue at Wolfes Pond June 3rd.  Join us and make a difference.

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[19 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Long Trail Century Ride Mountain Bike Fundraiser for VT Adaptive 6/24

THE 7TH ANNUAL LONG TRAIL CENTURY RIDE TO BENEFIT VERMONT ADAPTIVE SKI & SPORTS
SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017
#LTCR2017 GOAL – TO RAISE MORE THAN $300,000 FOR ADAPTIVE SPORTS

 

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[28 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Save the date An Evening with BikeSnobNYC April 17th @ REI Soho

Learn more about mountain biking in NYC, NYCMTB and IMBA’s work to maintain trails and trail access, and how you can help support and expand mountain biking in NYC.
Monday April 17, 2017
7:00PM
REI SoHo Community Room
303 Lafayette St
New York, NY 10012

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[28 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Mountain Creek Opens April 15

http://www.mountaincreek.com/bike-park

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[28 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
IIIIIIIIIIIIt’s Back!!!!  US Open @ Mountain Creek May 25th-28th

LIKE A DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKE PARTY…
The U.S. Open of Mountain Biking was established in 2003 with the goal of creating excitement in the American mountain bike scene. Featuring a unique and ‘open’, Pro/AM format, the U.S. Open offers the most challenging and competitive racing in the nation and sets the standard as a proving-ground for up-and-coming and elite racers alike. Anyone can enter the Open Class and compete amongst the pros for the cash purse and a chance to prove where they rank. Amateurs compete for bragging rights and some …

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
718 Cyclery Basic Maintenance Series Class 02: Brakes and Their Adjustments  Thursday, March 9, 2017 7:00pm  8:00pm

Class 02: Brakes and Their Adjustments
Thursday, March 9, 2017
7:00pm 8:00pm
718 Cyclery
Sign Up Here https://www.timecenter.com/718cyclery/boka/ (required)
This is the class to take if you want to get rid of that annoying rubbing sound. Braking systems, while plentiful, mainly follow the same few principals in terms of function and maintenance.