Category Archives: kidsonbikes

In Traffic, At Ease

On my way to take care of some business yesterday morning, I spotted this father pedaling his daughter home along Second Avenue. I loved how at ease the young girl looked on the back of her father’s bicycle- despite the … Continue reading

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Keeping it Cool

No matter how high the temperatures soar, it doesn’t stop people from using bicycles to get from A to B. No sweat. No worries. Nothing to it. Simply beautiful. We’re always happy to see you. We know the best way … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Bicycle is More Than Just a Bicycle

Headed up the Harlem Valley Rail Trail this weekend, I came across a family riding bikes together. When the weather is nice, this isn’t uncommon. More than the social aspect of riding together, what caught my eye was that one … Continue reading

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Double the Fun

People riding together. Social cycling is an indicator that we’re starting to get closer to normalizing people on bikes, despite incomplete infrastructure. I’m seeing plenty of people cycling side by side, but it’s the more ‘unique’ moments that are catching … Continue reading

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Happiness is a New Bike

Freedom and happiness. I’d say it’s a pretty universal feeling no matter where you live.  It’s beautiful to see the delight in a child’s eyes as she picks out a new bike, dreaming of all the places she’ll go – independent … Continue reading

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Rebel Yell

Some laws were just made to be broken. Celebrate free thinking and independence this weekend. Two wheels. People powered. Riding with Headphones or More than One Ear Bud § 375(24-a) – Equipment Rider cannot wear more than one earphone attached … Continue reading

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We Are All Royalty

Even though things are getting better in NYC, people on bicycles are still second class citizens when it comes to transportation choices – regardless of what certain NIMBYs might say. Then along comes something that reminds me precisely why I … Continue reading

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