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Amazon Smile – Charitable Contrubutions

Did you know you can make a charitable donation to Bikeatoga when you shop on Amazon.com??  It costs you NOTHING  extra!! You just need to register us as your charity of choice. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Bikeatoga (charitable organization) every time you shop, at no cost to you. When

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Saratoga Springs Complete Streets Plan – Vote

There is a vote regarding the Saratoga Springs Complete Streets Plan on Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 at 7:00 pm at 474 Broadway Suite 8 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Bikatoga urges you to come and support the vote on this important pedestrian, bicycle, and transit plan. The Saratoga Springs Complete Streets Plan aims to improve safety,

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Bikeatoga Announces 2016 Holiday Kids Bike Giveaway

Bikeatoga will be holding its annual Holiday Kids Bike Giveaway on Saturday December 10, 2016 in Saratoga Springs. Over the past several months Bikeatoga has collected and refurbished used kids bikes specifically for this event. Parents or guardians of children who are in need of a free bicycle must call 518-290-0065 and leave a voicemail.

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CDTA to launch regional bike share

Program likely to start next summer Fresh off gaining oversight of taxi service in the region, the Capital District Transportation Authority is working to launch a bike-sharing program in Albany, Schenectady, Troy and Saratoga Springs. CDTA received applications from three contractors to run the service that would let users borrow bikes in the four cities.

To avoid ‘doorings,’ cyclist wants drivers to do the ‘Dutch Reach’

Michael Charney wants you to do the Dutch Reach. The 70-year-old retired doctor, who lives in Cambridge, is spearheading a grassroots public information campaign to encourage drivers exiting their vehicles to use their right hands to open their car doors. Charney claims that by doing so, it forces motorists to turn their bodies, and check

Traffic Skills 101 (aka Road 101) Course

The Complete Streets Advisory Board is proud to announce that Claire Nolan, League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructor, will be offering Traffic Skills 101 (aka Road 101) course on July 20th, 27th, and August 1oth from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the Saratoga Springs Regional YMCA, 290 West Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY. Bikeatoga has

2016 Bike to Work Day Results

Thank you to all of you who participated in the 2016 Bike to Work Day. We hope you enjoyed the weather and had a great ride. Thank you, and we hope to see you again next year! And the Winners Are... Most Riders Skidmore College Steerhead Trophy 24 riders Highest % Large Org Saratoga Springs

Sun to shine on Bike to Work Day

If you've thought about participating in Bike to Work Day but have never done it, this might be the year to give it a try. The weather forecast for Friday is sunny and dry, perfect weather to get out your bike and helmet. "People will need their sunglasses," said meteorologist Brian Frugis of the National

ABC Bike Clinic

Celebrate Bike Month ~ Bikeatoga will present a ABC Bike Clinic Free and open to the public! When: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 6:00 pm - 7:30pm Where: Bikeatoga Workshop (The Church of St. Peter at 241 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY. Access from parking lot off Hamilton Street)   Learn what to check on your bike before you