Over the course of the years, these city-based cycle events have evolved into a creative festival where cyclists, artists, musicians and enthusiasts come together to cycle the streets. You can ride totally nude, partially, or in fancy dress, the choice is yours… and the British weather! With over 50 countries across the world taking part in this mass event, the UK have released their schedule:.
Last August we had the, uh, pleasure of learning about a Florida man known for biking while naked on an interstate in Miami. Well, not entirely naked: He donned a headband, neon pink socks to match his bar tape and water bottleand neon yellow shoes as he zipped down I, dodging highway traffic. Once again confounding Miami drivers on I, the mysterious cyclist showed up perched on the handlebar of his fixie, pedaling backwards down the interstate.
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Cyclists in London, Cardiff, Manchester and Bristol got their kit off for the road safety event. Thousands of brave cyclists whipped their kit off and got on the saddle for World Naked Bike Ride today. As well as providing an opportunity for cyclists to air their wares, the ride is carried out in protest of car culture. In the capital riders got their bums and bikes out on a warm day, with routes starting at eight locations across London.
If you were hanging out around the Loop on Saturday night, there's a good chance you spotted something out of the ordinary: hundreds of nearly nude cyclists streaking through the streets. This weekend, World Naked Bike Ride zipped around the North Side, encouraging thrill-seekers to strip down and saddle up to raise awareness of cyclist rights and oil dependency. Take a look at the body paint, undies, creative costumes and, yes, very naked bods that graced Chicago streets on Saturday night.
The head-turning bike fest—a global grassroots movement that began in —is taking over L. That and to bring joy back to transportation via cycling. But make no mistake: The nudity is a major part of the ride and is a celebration of body positivity, strength, and respect and acceptance for every human being.
The World Naked Bike Ride WNBR is an international clothing-optional bike ride in which participants plan, meet and ride together en masse on human-powered transport the vast majority on bicyclesbut some on skateboards and inline skatesto "deliver a vision of a cleaner, safer, body-positive world. The dress code motto is "bare as you dare". Body artsuch as body paintingare common forms of creative expression, as well as costumes, art bikesportable sound reinforcement systems such as public address systems, bullhorns and boomboxes and musical instruments or other types of noisemakers.
By Jack Newman For Mailonline. A naked bike ride has taken place through the streets of London today with thousands baring all for the annual event. Now in its 16th year, the bike ride sees men and women of all ages stripping off for a freeing ride in the city centre. An after-party will then take place to celebrate the event but the venue has insisted that all revellers put their clothes back on for the festivities.
One "overexcited" man was pulled aside and spoken to by organisers at the start of a World Naked Bike Ride in CanterburyKent, this weekend, according to reports. The man, who was trying to take part in the annual demonstration, was then told to put jeans on and was barred from competing in the race. His details were taken by police.