WNBR 2016

We are happy to announce that this year’s 9th annual World Naked Bike Ride – St. Louis will take place on July 16th, 2016!

Meanwhile, get your bikes tuned up at Spoked Bikes & Stuff –  the official shop sponsor of the WNBR in St. Louis. And if you want to do some pedaling through the winter – don’t forget to stop by HandleBar and check out BikeBlitz on Wednesday nights.

Please stay tuned here and on the WNBR FaceBook Page,  for more details. See you soon!

Back by Popular Demand…Costume Contest!

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You asked and we listened…we’re happy to announce that we will again hold a costume contest prior to the bike ride!

For those who are interested in participating, the contest will start around 5:30pm. We will start enrolling interested participants around 5:00pm (we’ll be walking around with clipboards and will also be around the “Grove CID” tent in front of the Post Office).

There will be five categories with limited spots available. The categories include:

  • Best Female
  • Best Male
  • Best Couple
  • Most Hairy
  • Most Creative

This year our master of ceremony, Tatyana Telnikova (Handlebar), will lead our panel of judges in crowning the winners. The judges include:

  • Jessie Mueller (Rise Coffee)
  • Sam Coffey (The Fortune Teller Bar)
  • Nick Kanter (4 Hands Brewery)

So put on your thinking caps, get those bodies painted and bring home the crown!

Winner’s baskets are include prizes and gift certificates from:

  • HandleBar
  • ArtBar
  • Just John’s
  • Gramophone
  • Rise Coffe House
  • Mokabe’s Coffeehouse
  • StyleHouse
  • Spoked Bikes
  • The Shaved Duck
  • Scottish Arms
  • Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria
  • Fortuneteller Bar

WNBRSTL is coming soon!

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Get excited! The 8th annual World Naked Bike Ride St. Louis is less than two weeks away!

Here is the ROUTE  for this ride.

A few important things:

  • We encourage you to be safe, wear a helmet and have lights on your bike
  • We ask that photographers and press help create a safe space by being respectful and asking CONSENT to photograph, and encouraging others to do so!
  • Although you can be as bare as you dare during the ride, the St. Louis city requests that we cover our privates at the pre/post party

Pre ride gathering 5-7pm

  • If you need, park your car at the Grove CID parking lots at 4173 Manchester or 4352 Manchester
  • Gather on Manchester in front of HandleBar
  • Support the surrounding businesses and enjoy the street
  • Join us for the Costume Contest at 5:30pm.

7pm We Ride!

  • The Route is here
  • We will have a police escort, so please be respectful of their instructions and DO NOT ride in front of the escort.
  • Be safe, wear your helmet (even if it’s the only thing you wear:)
  • Spoked STL will be proving a team of leads on tall bikes
  • We’ll have a truck or bus following the ride in case anyone has a break down and needs a lift

8:30pm We Party! 

  • Enjoy the Grove, support the neighborhood, drink 4 Hands and dance
  • Again, as per request of the neighborhood, we ask that you cover up a bit after the ride
  • There will be bicycle parking available at the bike racks along Manchester and Talmage

WNBR in St. Louis is Set for July 18th!

The date for the World Naked Bike Ride in St. Louis is officially set for Saturday, July 18th, 2015, so get those bikes tuned up and ready for the fun!

Make sure to beat the tune-up rush by stopping by Spoked Bikes & Stuff, the official shop sponsor of the WNBR in St. Louis, and say hi to event organizer, Matt.

And don’t forget, you can keep your legs fresh by participating in Gold Sprints every Wednesday at HandleBar. Swing by and say hi to event organizer, Tatyana.

Stay tuned for updates on the pre-and-post festivities, as well as the route. See you soon!

Thank you and Congratulations!

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Dear riders, supporters and friends!

This 7th year of the World Naked Bike Ride – St. Louis is our best year yet. We beat all attendance and participation records, with an estimated 6000 attendees and 2500 riders.

We had no serious accidents, no arrests, and no disturbances. All we did was have fun and celebrate our sexy bodies, our bikes and enjoy our city. Thank you all for being part of this amazing event. Big thanks to the Grove neighborhood for hosting, to the St. Louis Police Department for ensuring our safety, and to our sponsors for supporting.

Cheers!

Ride safe and we’ll see all of you next July!

The Ride is 1 Week Away!

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Get excited! The 7th annual World Naked Bike Ride St. Louis is just a week away!

Here is the ROUTE  for this ride.

A few important things:

  • We encourage you to be safe, wear a helmet and have lights on your bike
  • We ask that photographers and press help create a safe space by being respectful and asking CONSENT to photograph, and encouraging others to do so!
  • Although you can be as bare as you dare during the ride, the St. Louis city requests that we cover our privates at the pre/post party

Pre ride gathering 5-7pm

  • If you need, park your car in the Commerce Bank parking lot
  • Gather on Manchester in front of HandleBar
  • Support the surrounding businesses and enjoy the street

7pm We Ride!

  • The Route is here
  • We will have a police escort, so please be respectful of their instructions and DO NOT ride in front of the escort.
  • Be safe, wear your helmet (even if it’s the only thing you wear:)
  • Spoked STL will be proving a team of leads on tall bikes
  • We’ll have a truck or bus following the ride in case anyone has a break down and needs a lift

8:30pm We Party! 

  • Enjoy the Grove, support the neighborhood, drink New Belgium and dance
  • Again, as per request of the neighborhood, we ask that you cover up a bit after the ride
  • There will be bicycle parking available on street and at Randy’s Recycled Cycles parking lot, off of Talmage
  • London Calling at HandleBar will not be charging riders a cover, so after you’re done partying in the street, come in and dance!

WNBR 2014

Friends!

This year, we are working on making the World Naked Bike Ride St. Louis bigger, better, and more fun than ever!

Things you need to know for now are :

– WNBR 2014 will take place on July 26th. The pre ride street festivities will be 5-7pm in the Grove neighborhood, between Sarah and Kentucky Ave.

– The ride will leave the Grove at 7pm sharp.

– Afterparty in the Grove is at 9pm – 12am, and will be complete with a live band, DJs, food and drink outside! Right on Manchester Ave

More details coming soon, so check in often.