Blog2017-05-15T12:02:47-04:00

SQUAD application

Want to join the SQUAD family? Please fill out our application and we will be in touch with more details soon! Keep in mind we need help both on and off the ride! http://slowrollbuffalo.org/squadapplication

Schedule Release Party Tonight!

Happy Monday, Slow Rollers - time for our 2019 Schedule Release Party! Tonight we meet at The Broadway Market, 999 Broadway in the Broadway-Fillmore neighborhood, for extended market hours from 5-8pm with free admission to all and many market vendors staying open - including plenty of dinner options and seasonal stands, as Eastertime is the busiest for this 131-year-old landmark. In addition to revealing our schedule of free community bike rides on Mondays in Buffalo [...]

St. Paddy’s Pedal Party This Friday!

UPDATE: Free admission to the Buffalo Irish Center festivities for all who participate in our free St. Paddy’s Pedal Party! ‘Tis the season for the wearin’ o’ the green…and Slow Roll Squad orange! Join us this Friday, March 15th, at the Buffalo Irish Center, 245 Abbott Road, for a new tradition in our second annual St. Paddy’s Pedal Party, a free and inclusive eight-mile ride as part of the center’s weekend-long St. Patrick’s festivities, which [...]

2019 Schedule Release Party!

Join GObike Buffalo, Slow Roll Squad, and our presenting partner Independent Health in celebrating the release of our 2019 six-month schedule of free and inclusive community bike rides around Western New York for all ages and skills levels! More than 50 rides will be announced as part of a party at the Broadway Market (999 Broadway) on Monday, April 8th, 5-8pm. Admission is free to our Schedule Release Party, which will offer food and drinks, [...]

*Snow* Roll Postponed to March 3rd

While we happily ride in rain and snow, we'll heed this warning from the National Weather Service about potentially-record wind conditions this coming Sunday - "Strong wind gusts will bring down numerous trees and power lines and result in widespread power outages. Power may be out for several days in some areas." With that in mind, *Snow* Roll XII has been postponed to next Sunday, March 3rd, 4pm start - timed to combine with the [...]

*Snow* Roll XI Saturday at Misuta Chow’s

We're expecting a winter wonderland for this Saturday's *Snow* Roll at Misuta Chow's (521 Main Street, downtown), with snowfall expected to arrive around our new 1:30pm start time! Since we'll be downtown, this ride's donation drive is for the nearby Buffalo City Mission, which has requested personal hygiene items for our homeless and hurting neighbors. Our ten-mile route will stick to major streets, returning to the warm and friendly confines of Chow's for an afterparty with [...]

*Snow* Roll and Clothing Drive at Lloyd Today!

Happy winter, Slow Rollers, time for our first of three monthly free and inclusive *Snow* Rolls! Today we meet at Lloyd Taco Factory (1503 Hertel Avenue, North Park, 12:30pm) – rumor has it that Lloyd himself plans to ride today – for a nine-mile north side ride, followed by an afterparty at Lloyd with their top-shelf tacos and full bar. In keeping with *Snow* Roll tradition, we’re holding a winter clothing donation drive, this time [...]