Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Like
  • Save
Get dirty: Off-road biking in NYC
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Get dirty: Off-road biking in NYC

  • 723 views
Published

Introduction to off-road riding, for mountain and cyclocross. Including where to ride in the New York City area. | Sept 29 2011 / bicycle habitat NYC

Introduction to off-road riding, for mountain and cyclocross. Including where to ride in the New York City area. | Sept 29 2011 / bicycle habitat NYC

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
  • For pictures from the event:
    http://www.flickr.com/bicyclehabitat -> 'get dirty' photo set
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
723
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
1
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n

Transcript

  • 1. bicycle habitat NYC since 1978 www.bicyclehabitat.com
  • 2. cyclocrossCHRIS BLOOME
  • 3. cyclo...what? What is cyclocross and how does it work?
  • 4. the origins of cyclocross • In the sprit of racing from point to point •A road bike ... modified • Obstacles!
  • 5. SOURCE: Little Golden Book of ‘Cross, Slonie http://slonie.wordpress.com/
  • 6. where to ride... http://www.pdxcross.com/galleries/a-cyclocross-day-in-the-mud-at-pir/
  • 7. what to RIDE... SOURCE: Little Golden Book of ‘Cross, Slonie http://slonie.wordpress.com/
  • 8. mountain bikingDAVE VOLLBACH + ERIC SCHOFIELD
  • 9. GEAR up • the bike • the apparel • the gear • the tools
  • 10. the mountain bike• 26” or 29”?• Suspension• Frame material• Travel
  • 11. what to WEAR• jersey/shirt/base layer• jacket• shorts, baggy?• shoes• gloves• shin/knee/elbow protection• HELMET! (duh.)
  • 12. what to WEAR Nice gloves, ding dong.• jersey/shirt/base layer• jacket• shorts, baggy?• shoes• gloves• shin/knee/elbow protection• HELMET! (duh.)
  • 13. what to carry...• Multi-tool• Flat repair• Suspension pump• Pocket knife• toe straps/zip ties ... duct tape
  • 14. places...• Cunningham Park, Queens• Highbridge Park, Manhattan• Bethpage, LI (greenway)• Blue Mountain• Sprain Ridge• Graham Hills
  • 15. resources nynjtc.orgnycmtb.comNYC mtb bike assn NY/NJ trailsclimbonline.org crankfire.comLong Island trails Connecticuthvmtb.com vmba.orgHudson Valley trails Vermont MTB assnwmba.org FatsInTheCats.commtbNJ.com Catskills and up ...jorba.org dirtragNew Jersey trails Northeast area mag
  • 16. http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/7183073/?s5 HAVE FUN DUMMY!
  • 17. GET BEER. bicycle habitat NYC since 1978 www.bicyclehabitat.com