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Becoming a Bike Messenger in NYC: Abstract Tips from a Former Courier

The fast-paced hustle of New York City is alluring to outsiders, but oftentimes hectic for those already living in the city that never seems to sleep. The miles and miles…

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Uglyfiying a Bicycle To Prevent Theft

About 8 years ago I was commuting to a high-rise and the only bike parking I had was in the parking structure where a small rack was installed. I decided…

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Win a Genuine BikeCommuters.com Wool Cycling Cap

I happen to have a new-never-worn BikeCommuters.com Wool Cycling Cap (LARGE/XL) that I would like to give away. So what’s the catch? Nothing, all we ask is you leave a…

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Bike Racks Are Becoming Rare…

In the immediate area where I live, I’ve started noticing that there are less and less bicycle racks than ever before. It seemed like every grocery store had them and…

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I felt safer on the street than the grocery store parking lot

I was on my way home when I decided to make a detour at the local grocery store to get a few items for the home. As I make my…