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at Museum of the City of New York - Public - East Harlem

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East Harlem, Manhattan
1220 5th Ave
At E 103rd St
New York, New York 10029
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 175

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Outlaws, Alleycats, and BMXers: The Wild World of NYC Cycling

From the Black Label Bike Club "outlaws" who joust on tall bikes to the BMX crews of the South Bronx and the unsanctioned alleycat riders who race on brake-less, fixed-gear bicycles, we survey the wide, wild world of cycling in the city. A conversation with members of some of NYC's boldest and most vibrant clubs, including Tyrone Means, a longtime BMX rider at the South Bronx’s Mullaly Bike Park; David Trimble, founder of the fixed-gear race Red Hook Criterium; and coach and former elite bicycle racer Tara Parsons. Moderated by photographer and author Sam Polcer.

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· Space is limited to 25 participants and advance registration is required
· Enrollment will close on Tuesday, October 1st at noon
· Check in with Visitors Services upon entering the museum to receive a designated tour sticker
· Meet the curator in the rotunda on the first floor under the Starlight chandelier
· Minimum enrollment must be reached or the event may be canceled by email notification on October 1st and fully refunded
· All sales are final

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The Museum of the City of New York was founded in 1923 by Henry Collins Brown, a Scottish-born writer with a vision for a populist approach to the city. The Museum was originally housed in Gracie Mansion, the future residence of the Mayor of New York. Hardinge Scholle succeeded Henry Brown in 1926 and...

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