Slow Roll Buffalo, a nonprofit organization with a mission to connect communities by bike whose 2020 season of free and inclusive community bike rides was stunted by the pandemic, will reconnect communities by returning to its full schedule of Monday night rides beginning May 3rd at Big Ditch Brewing Company. Nimble as ever, Slow Roll will continue to adapt to current conditions - while the ride will pick up where it left off last year, requiring masks and splitting into groups with staggered start times as needed to stay well under the limit on public gatherings, the afterparty will return with emphasis on supporting local businesses. As usual, Slow Roll Monday nights will start at 6:30pm on a 10-mile roundtrip ride with two stops to regroup and learn about different parts of Buffalo, guided by Slow Roll’s trained squad of volunteers and accommodating all skill levels. Each ride has a unique route and theme illuminated throughout the week in advance both online and along the route, as Slow Roll SQUAD canvasses the community and street conditions. “Slow Roll is going back to basics,” said Slow Roll Buffalo co-founder and board president Anthony Caferro. “We’ll look a lot like our first [...]
Thanks to everyone who join us for one, two or all twenty six of our 2019 Monday night community bike rides in Buffalo. Here's an interactive map of all of the routes for the season... we covered a lot of ground this year.
Slow Roll! This week on Roll Call Radio, we previewed a weekend full of rides, including the Clarence Bike Stampede, Jes Breathe Cancer Awareness Ride and of course this Monday's Slow Roll out of the Martha Mitchell Center. We also had the Beau Fleuve Festival's Lindsey Taylor join us via phone and played jams from Bill Withers, EPMD, A Tribe Called Quest, Syl Johnson, Run The Jewels and more. Listen to the podcast of the show below and tune in LIVE every Thursday 7-8pm on 96.5FM or online at www.power965radio.com. http://www.dtr45.com/rollcallradio/august232018.mp3
Slow Roll! This week on Roll Call Radio, we chatted with new SQUAD riders Stephanie and Courtney Anderson about their experiences as a family on Slow Roll Buffalo and previewed our upcoming ride this Monday at Ms Goodies on Bailey. Courtney discussed her movement dedicated to providing positive outlets for young peopleYoung and Ambitious,, and we paid homage to the late great Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin - as well as playing jams from Stevie Wonder, LL Cool J, Michael Jackson, Mos Def, Boogie Down Productions and more. Listen to the podcast of the show below and tune in LIVE every Thursday 7-8pm on 96.5FM or online at www.power965radio.com. http://www.dtr45.com/rollcallradio/august162018.mp3
Slow Roll! This week on Roll Call Radio, Edreys and Tone held it down with deep rooted synergy - playing tunes from A Tribe Called Quest, Gwen McCrae, Roy Ayers, Erykah Badu, Brand Nubian and more. We welcomed Todd Lesmeister from Autism Services and Detra Trueheart from the Young Miss Buffalo Pageant to discuss their respective events coming up, as well as previewing this coming week's Variety Ride on Saturday, Fire & Ice Cream Sunday Ride, and Parkside Slow Roll on Monday. Listen to the podcast of the show below and tune in LIVE every Thursday 7-8pm on 96.5FM or online at www.power965radio.com. http://www.dtr45.com/rollcallradio/august92018.mp3