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PHOTO OF THE DAY: Make Every Trip Count

Source: Original photo – by Georgie_grrl on Flickr. And always travel safe my friends! via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.



INFRASTRUCTURE: Self-Righteous Drivers still trying to drive in separated bikelanes.

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If a car might fit somewhere, a driver will try and fit it there.  The above was spotted in the brand new separated Wellesley bikelanes at Yonge.   Via: Seen today at Yonge and Wellesley



Still we ride? Checking out Toronto’s dwindling Critical Mass

Is Critical Mass in Toronto dying?  A victim of it’s own refusal to be part of the system?  It’s hard to make something successful if you don’t promote it. The local ‘zine community helped to spread the word—and still does. But only a loosely organized Facebook group currently exists to ‘promote’ the ride. But to […]



PHOTO OF THE DAY: Merry Bicycle

Source: Original photo – by JeffStewartPhotos on Flickr. View "Merry Bicycle" on black or on white. Copyright © 2011, Jeff Stewart. All rights reserved. via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.



PHOTO OF THE DAY: Tough Elf

Source: Original photo – by _.Chris._ on Flickr. The elves are serious about their fitness in Toronto via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.



PHOTO OF THE DAY: Bikes in Snow on College Street

Source: Original photo – by sevres-babylone on Flickr. via Flickr. See this and 7,000+ other amazing bike photos in the Biking Toronto Flickr Group.



ELSEWHERE: America’s 10 best new bike lanes of 2014

Cities to emulate, Toronto. This was the year that saw protected lanes pop up in Tempe, Arizona; in Athens, Georgia; in Pentagon City, Virginia. Last year, half of the new mileage of protected bike lanes nationwide was in the Green Lane Project’s six focus cities. This year, protected bike lanes grew twice as fast, and […]



INFRASTRUCTURE: Wellesley West gets separated bikelanes

Photoso are surfacing of the new separated lane on Wellesley west.  This photo looks to be looking east on Wellesley from Bay. Look: a bike path that’s physically separated from traffic! Now that wasn’t so bad, was it? via John Lorinc on Twitter



INTERVIEW: Yvonne Bambrick, Urban Cycling Consultant

Torontoist’s latest interview in their “I Want Your Job” series, is Yvonne Bambrick.  Great interview. Yvonne Bambrick wears many hats. She’s a founding member of Pedestrian Sundays, the popular series of street closure events in Kensington Market that acts as a showcase for area businesses, musicians, and local colour. In 2008, she helped establish the […]



INTERVIEW: Jenna Campbell of dandyhorse magazine

Dandyhorse’s latest interview is with their new web editor.  I like these holiday interviews. Jenna Campbell is the managing web editor at dandyhorse magazine. She’s a new cyclist and has written a series reviewing multiple bike lanes in Toronto. Her most recent story reviews Gerrard and Dundas streets.As apart of our winter cycling profiles, we’ve asked Campbell […]