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North Toronto

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 01:31 PM PDT

Businesses who like bikes in North Toronto (roughly bounded by St. Clair, Yonge, Lawrence and Mt. Pleasant) (Please add more stores that you know of.) Dufflet Pastries – 2638 Yonge Street … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Downtown

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 01:26 PM PDT

Businesses who like bikes in Downtown Toronto. (Please add more stores that you know of.) Mountain Equipment Co-op – 400 King Street West (just east of Spadina) … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

The Beach(es)

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 01:19 PM PDT

Businesses who like bikes in the Beach(es). (Queen East from roughly Coxwell to Victoria Park) (Please add more stores that you know of.) Cycle Solutions – Beach – 615 Kingston Road (at Southwood) Duf… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Danforth East

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 01:09 PM PDT

Businesses who like bikes on Danforth East. (from roughly Donlands to Victoria Park) (Please add more stores that you know of.) Cyclepath Danforth – 1510 Danforth Avenue … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Black Norco Bushpilot (Islington & Lakeshore)

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 09:15 AM PDT

Someone ripped the lock off my garage on the night of July 13/14th and made away with my Norco Bushpilot. It’s fairly distinct – large mudguards over the front and rear tires, Duke’s Cycle sticker in … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

10 Picture-Perfect Bike Races

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 07:03 AM PDT

The Woman’s Day Magazine website has a nice article of 10 picturesque settings for bike races around the world: The sport of cycling claims the most awe-inspiring backdrops. Athletes who earn spots i… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Recovered!!! Black & Silver Kuota Kharma

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 06:10 AM PDT

Great news everyone! George (the owner of the above bike) contacted me and sent me a story of how, with the help of a good neighbour, a digital camera, and the police, he recovered his bike: The Stole… Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

American Links

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 05:16 AM PDT

Thanks Todd. I’ve added Bike Snob, and also a couple of Akron, OH links in the top post of this thread. :) … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

Cops some of the worse drivers

Posted: 23 Jul 2009 04:24 AM PDT

Personally, I find police to be quite courteous and responsible when I’m on a street with a cruiser. I’m not saying they are *all* great, but it may be unfair to paint them all with the same brush. I … Click to read more in the Forum >>>…

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