The World Naked Bike Ride, the intermittent, international, clothing-optional group cycling event, came to New York this past weekend. What better way to promote cycling as a new mainstream mode of urban transportation? Their site explains: We face automobile traffic with our naked bodies as the best way of defending our dignity and exposing the unique dangers faced by cyclists and pedestrians as well as the negative consequences we all face due to dependence on oil, and other forms of renewable energy.
By: Alex Goldmark This post also appears on Transportation Nation The bikes aren't even on the street yet, but New York businesses are planning for the launch of bike share later this month. While some small storekeepers are bemoani... Read Post
Like the Facebook event page says: "Here it is finally. New York City will officially be joining in with thousands of cyclists around the world for the World Naked Bike Ride." Yes, finally. The event will take place with New York Ci... Read Post