Cyclist Does Tricks on Citi Bike in Viral Video

The video has had more than 1 million views

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2013  |  Updated 8:14 AM CDT
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Cyclist Does Tricks on Citi Bike in Viral Video

Tyrone Williams rides a Citi Bike without hands or feet in a video published last week.

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A New York cyclist did a lot more than get from point A to point B on a Citi Bike recently. 

Tyrone Williams, a professional BMX biker and co-owner of Dah Shop bicycle shop in Chinatown, stars in a viral video where he does tricks on the shared bicycles.

The video has garnered more than 1 million plays on YouTube and shows Williams popping wheelies, riding hands-free and doing other tricks on the bikes. 

Williams said he thought the bike-sharing program could benefit from the viral video.

"In some ways it's like they're getting a lot of exposure as well, because you have more than a million views of someone riding your bike and doing something you thought couldn't be done," he said.
 
Citi Bike hasn't responded to requests for comment on the viral video. 
 
Watch the whole video below: 

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