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FN Pick: CitiBike Wear in NYC

What they are wearing to use the Big Apple's new bike share.

Citi FFANY

Early riders, who paid for a yearly Citi bike pass, took trips through Midtown in a range of fashion attire, from suits to streetwear.

Photo By Thomas Iannaccone

Call it the public peloton. New York, which will host the footwear industry this week during FFANY, unveiled its first major addition to the public-transit system in 75 years last Monday, as about 6,000 electric-blue cycles hit the street, emblazoned with the logo of lead sponsor Citi. While controversy swirled around the bike-sharing program (and its assumption of key parking spots), early riders, who paid for a yearly pass, took trips through Midtown in a range of fashion attire, from suits to streetwear.