Thousands take part in annual 5 Boro Bike Tour

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THE BRONX - Thousands of bike riders mounted up for a breath-taking ride through the city in the annual 5 Boro Bike Tour.

The 40-mile ride takes riders through all five boroughs.

Riders say the ride isn't about speed, but having fun and enjoying the sights.

The annual ride has become so popular that organizers had to institute a lottery system for spots on the tour.

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