You don't have to log thousands of miles to gain rewards from riding a bike. You don’t need an expensive bike, special clothes or a high degree of fitness to experience the benefits of riding a... more
You have a bike. You have ridden around the neighborhood. Maybe you commute. Now, you have decided to join the 5BBC.And you wonder, what makes a good club rider? This article will attempt to... more
Hi, my name is David Jendras and along with Elyssa Respaut, we are leading the IT Committee of the 5BBC. If you are technically curious and have time to offer the club, please reach out... more
Hello fellow 5BBC members. My trip is going out again. I am a leader with 5BBC, a leader with Morris Area Freewheelers and a leader, and past President for 5 years with the Staten Island Bicycling... more
How can we enable members to show their pride in 5BBC? Bring Back Products! We are getting back into retail. And giving you a broader selection of jersey designs than ever before... more
You get any group of cyclists together, and inevitably they will start bitching about infrastructure. Crowding on the Brooklyn and Queensboro Bridges. Poorly marked bike lanes. Terrible... more
To all of our longstanding members we want to take a moment to thank you for your patience and support during the pandemic.
To our many new members who are taking up cycling anew or after a... more
It is very clear that this pandemic is, unfortunately, not a "short" thing. This too will pass, but we have no clue when.
As we have written elsewhere about the 5BBC - we are a community.... more
Covid-19 is a worldwide pandemic respiratory illness caused by a novel coronavirus. Typical symptoms include fever and cough.
Covid-19 is highly prevalent in the... more