Taxi, Delivery Drivers Learn To Appreciate Five Boro Bike TourAs the Five Boro Bike Tour continues to grow in size, it seems many taxi and delivery drivers, who once considered the event a headache because it closes off major thoroughfares, have grown to accept it.
Five Boro Bike Tour To Snarl Traffic SundaySunday's bike tour will mean it will be tough for people to get around the city on four wheels.
Citywide Street Closures Planned For Five Boro Bike TourSections of the FDR Drive, the Brooklyn Queens Expressway, and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be affected. Road closures will be in effect from 6:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m.
Strong Support For Boston At Expo In Advance Of 5 Boro Bike TourA bike expo was held Friday and Saturday in advance of the Five Boro Bike Tour, and plenty of people were making a point of showing support for Boston.
Security Beefed Up At Weekend Events In Wake Of Boston BombingsThe Five Boro Bike Tour, the New Jersey Marathon and the Long Island Marathon will all take place on Sunday. In an effort to keep participants and spectators safe, organizers from each event have stepped up their security measures.
Backpacks, Hydration Packs Banned For Five Boro Bike TourParticipants in the TD Five Boro Bike Tour next weekend will have to abide by new restrictions implemented after the Boston Marathon bombings.
Five Boro Bike Tour Cancels Pyrotechnics At Starting Line In Wake Of Boston BombingsPromotional posters for the May 5 event featuring a picture of pyrotechnics above riders are also being removed in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Palladino: Perseverance, Strength Will See Boston Through Marathon TragedyThe challenges seem almost insurmountable right now, but that’s because the events of Monday are still raw. But we will continue to celebrate competition, athleticism, and perseverance.
Big Weekend For Bike Fanatics In The Tri-StateAs the weather gets warmer, seasonal bikers are returning to the street in time for spring’s numerous outdoor cycling events.
NYPD Proposes Fee On NYC Marathon, Other RacesThe issue centers on so-called "noncharitable athletic parades" with registration fees. The NYPD is thinking about charging the full cost for such work as controlling traffic and shutting down streets.