Special New York Area Cycling Events
New York City offers many amazing cycling events throughout the year. Whether competitive, family-oriented, or for charity, these events usually bring out big crowds and a great time for all.
A feel-good fundraising event for riders of all levels!
Tour de Cure is not a race. It’s a bike ride with a heart; its goal to raise funds for the American Diabetes Association through nation-wide cycling events. Take part in all the fun while you take a stand against diabetes!
Tour de Cure features routes of varying lengths for riders of all skill levels; there’s a little something for everyone from a quick jaunt to a more challenging distance. No matter which ride you choose, take it at your own speed and enjoy the journey! All routes are safe and fully supported with route marshals, SAG vehicles, mechanical support, and rest stops stocked with water, sports drinks, and a variety of snacks to keep you fired up! For more information, just visit the Tour de Cure official site.
Whether you’re a local or a visitor, Bike and Roll NYC can set you up with the perfect rental bike for your Tour de Cure experience. And, we offer special rates just for Tour participants, so reserve ahead of time and get ready to roll!
Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York
Experience la dolce vita in New York City with Campagnolo Gran Fondo!
Next Gran Fondo New York City is May 15th, 2016
Viva Italian-style racing, right here in NYC! Join the ranks of cyclists (we’re talking thousands!) as you take on the challenging 100-mile Gran Fondo bike race or the 65-mile non-competitive Medio Fondo cycling event, from New York City to Bear Mountain and back in an experience that will leave you feeling molto European!
Bike and Roll NYC is thrilled to offer race-goers our impressive fleet of Trek Racing bikes. Reserve your ride ahead of time online, and pick it up the day before the big race. And rest assured we’ll have mechanics available to change out pedals!
A top-notch, well-tuned bike, helmet, and added convenience are available to you for only $159! Take advantage of this great deal and book with us today. (Oh, and Buona fortuna!)
TD Five Boro Bike Tour
40 miles, 5 boroughs, 1 day, 0 cars.… All in New York City!
Next TD Five Boro Bike Tour is May1st, 2016
Every year, on the first Sunday in May, over 30,000 riders set off through all five boroughs of magnificent NYC during the world’s biggest charitable bike ride and cycling event: the TD Five Boro Bike Tour! This famously traffic-free ride takes participants through (roll call!) Manhattan, The Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island, all in the name of Bike New York’s honorable mission to provide free bicycle education classes. The TD Five Boro Bike Tour is an awesome opportunity to introduce even more people to the many benefits of cycling, all while touring the iconic neighborhoods of NYC by bike. There’s truly no better way to see this majestic city than from the seat of your own bicycle; and for one whole day, all the streets are yours to pedal!
For years, Bike and Roll NYC has been a proud sponsor of the TD Five Boro Bike Tour, offering both locals and visitors quality bike rentals to make this epic five-borough ride. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis, so don’t hesitate: reserve your Bike and Roll rental early, and be sure to have a wheely great time. (We couldn’t help ourselves!)
New York City Triathlon
A world-renowned Olympic-distance triathlon held every summer in New York City
Next Panasonic New York City Triathlon is July 24, 2016.
Each year, brave triathletes from around the world commune in New York City for a 1500m swim across the mighty Hudson River, a 40km bike ride along Manhattan’s beautiful West Side Highway, and finally a 10km run through world-famous Central Park. The 16th Annual Panasonic New York City Triathlon will be held on July 24, 2016.
This annual event has quickly become an NYC staple, and we love to be a part of the action! Bike and Roll is proud to offer triathletes custom-fitted Trek race bike rentals for the event. Visiting athletes can rest easy knowing a quality bicycle is one less thing they need to worry about in preparation for their big day!
Brooklyn Public Library’s Bike the Branches
Explore Brooklyn’s neighborhoods and library branches!
Brooklyn Public Library’s Bike the Branches lets you have fun and support the Library at the same time. Explore Brooklyn’s cultural hubs, diverse neighborhoods, local eateries and breathtaking views and discover your network of 60 neighborhood libraries.Join the Brooklyn Public Library on May 7 and choose to bike your own route or participate in one of our many suggested regional routes. Cruise to as many branches as you can visit between 10am and 5pm. Be sure to get your Branch Passport stamped at each location!
Celebrate a job well done at the Bike the Branches Block Party at Central Library which has been expanded this year to run from 3 – 7 pm. All participants are invited to end their tours at the Central Library. Return your passport by 5:30pm so we can tally your passport stamps and determine first, second and third place winners. Enjoy local food, drink and activities at the block party. Meet your Brooklyn neighbors!