Almost naked bicyclists ride through Albuquerque

Created: 06/28/2014 9:57 PM
By: Kristen Garcia,

If you were on Central Saturday, you may have done a double take as a group of bicyclists passed by.

The "Bike Burque" Facebook group hosted a 'Less clothes more fun' bike ride. Wearing next to nothing, the bicyclists rode from the UNM Duck Pond to the Tannex, a clubhouse in southwest Albuquerque. The reason? To show everyone that cycling is fun.

"Today's event was a video installation and dirty zine reading. So the bike event was just an add on to try to get more people to come out, get on bikes, and have a good time and bring awareness to all the fun in Albuquerque," said Ratzlaffl organizer Lee Ann

There are laws that ban certain nudity. Event organizers say they did not endorse nudity but told participating cyclists to make their own decisions.

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