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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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[14 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Spring Group Rides

Spring/Summer Group Rides
For last minute changes check our Facebook Group and/or Instagram
#1 Sunday, May 21:  NYC – Nyack – NYC , ON/OFF Road
#2 Saturday, June 3: Wolfe’s Pond Park, Staten Island
#3 Saturday, June 17: Graham Hills, Pleasantville
#4 Saturday, June 24: The Westchester Trifecta
#5 Sunday, July 9: Sterling Forest, NJ
#1 Sunday, May 21 – Trifecta Primer Ride
See if you’re ready for the big Trifecta. Or just do it anyway.
Time: 8:30am
Meeting Spot: GW Bridge, Manhattan side
Difficulty: Long but not technical
The Route: 9W to Nyack and back. Not as boring as it sounds…we …

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[8 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Deloitte IMPACT Corporate Volunteer Service Day @ Highbridge Park

Deloitte IMPACT Corporate Volunteer Service Day Recap
On a cool morning in early June, 32 volunteers from Deloitte and NYCMTB gathered at the Highbridge trailhead and pulled together a fantastic demonstration of teamwork to complete some outstanding maintenance projects. With great prizes on the line from REI, the teams battled it out for the win during one of the most memorable corporate work days we’ve ever hosted.

NYCMTB’s Ourtdoorfest activation was scheduled for the following morning, and with many trails still blocked by debris from recently fallen trees, the task …

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[19 Oct 2015 | No Comment | ]
Cunningham Pump and Flow Work Party

Cunningham Park, Queens
October 24 & 25 from 9:00am – 3:00pm
Join us for a massive trail work party to maintain and improve the pump track. If enough people show up we will build a small flow pump line for kids in the same general area. Come help sling dirt and learn from the pros. We can use a few plate compactors, if you have one for us to borrow let us know.
Jim Dellavalle and Jim Martinez from Dellavalle Designs will be donating their time to help supervise and dig. Come down …

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[16 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]
BROOKLYN BIKE PARK KICKSTARTER NOW LIVE -PLEASE DONATE!!

ITS BEEN A FEW WEEKS SINCE WE LAST POSTED…… But the time is near. After some small delays in May, the Brooklyn bike park has seen a full transformation.  The finishing touches are being put into place over the next two weeks and opening day is now scheduled for early July -But there’s one small hangup.
Insurance costs for bike parks come at no small cost, We are asking you to help us pull through this one last hurdle, to bring you the most unique experience you can have on a …

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[7 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Local Groups Break Ground at Brooklyn Bike Park

Ten volunteers from local MTB groups gathered in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to pitch in on the ground breaking effort for the borough’s first bike park. Led by course builder and designer Jim Dellavalle of Pennsylvania, group leaders met to develop an action plan to manage the construction of the park, which is slated to open on Memorial day weekend, May 27th. The park is one of a variety of interim community uses planned for Site E of the Domino Sugar Factory site, which has been made available by Two Trees …

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[2 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Two Treess Management co. Announces Brooklyn Bike Park

Two Trees Management Announces Interim Community Uses for Domino Site-E

Empty lot will be transformed into exciting community space with an urban farm, reading room, bike course and more!

Two Trees Management Company has announced the creative community uses that will occupy Site E of the Domino Sugar property. What is currently a vacant 55,000-square-foot lot on Kent Avenue between South 3rd and South 4th Streets will be transformed by two independent operators into a neighborhood destination with a community farm, bilingual reading room, community green space, family-friendly …

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[6 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
Meet the NYCMTB crew and save at Sid’s 34th Street Feb 7th!

NYCMTB/IMBA partners with Sid’s Bikes NYC to kick off the 2013 riding season right, with a whole month of great deals and service!
Thursday February 7th 6:00pm-9:00pm
Meet the NYCMTB crew and save at Sid’s 34th Street!
The NYCMTB-IMBA board will be on hand to discuss our plans for 2013 and beyond, and give you a first hand look into the benefits of an NYCMTB-IMBA membership. All MTB related merchandise will be on sale, including select mountain bikes the night of the event! …