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July 23: New Content on BikingToronto

Suburban Critical Mass!!!!

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 06:03 PM PDT

Our next ride is on August 8th. Second Saturday of every month at 3:00pm, Yonge and Eglinton Northwe… Read more…

July 22: Added Yesterday to the Stolen Bike Listing

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 12:26 PM PDT

Burgundy Raleigh (Church & Charles) Posted: 21 Jul 2009 03:15 PM PDT From craigslist: Hi, I re… Read more…

Cops some of the worse drivers

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 02:50 PM PDT

In the last few years of cycling. I have nearly been hit my cops in cruisers numerous times. Everyti… Read more…

Donut ride

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 02:43 PM PDT

The donut is only as long and as difficult as you make it. Donut is Saturday, Sunday and holidays st… Read more…

Donut ride

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 11:32 AM PDT

I’d heard about it (info here but while I like social rides, I’m not sure I’m quite in the shape to … Read more…

National Post: One year after Kenk’s Arrest, no sign of Trial for Bike Thief

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 10:43 AM PDT

One year after Kenk’s arrest, no sign of trial for alleged bike thief A year after Igor Kenk’s noto… Read more…

The Star: Annette St. bike lane not a parking spot

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 10:39 AM PDT

Annette St. bike lane not a parking spot Cyclists love the new bike lanes on Annette St., except for… Read more…

NYC: Carmaggeddon Averted as Broadway Comes to Life

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 08:21 AM PDT

When New York City opened up new pedestrian zones in the heart of Midtown this summer, naysayers pre… Read more…

Australia: Cyclists fuming over biker lane-share push

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 08:12 AM PDT

Cyclists fuming over biker lane-share push Cyclists and bikers have clashed over a call for motorcyc… Read more…

July 22: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 12:56 AM PDT

Bucketing Posted: 21 Jul 2009 07:13 PM PDT Georgie_grrl has added a photo to the pool: This was d… Read more…

July 21: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 12:54 AM PDT

4 East Posted: 20 Jul 2009 08:11 PM PDT sevenman has added a photo to the pool: 0228 dscn73… Read more…

July 20: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 12:53 AM PDT

Blue/Red… Posted: 19 Jul 2009 04:25 PM PDT chewie2008~ has added a photo to the pool: Toronto O… Read more…

July 19: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 12:52 AM PDT

Surrounded Posted: 17 Jul 2009 06:57 PM PDT eudaimon has added a photo to the pool: These cops di… Read more…

July 18: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 12:50 AM PDT

Morning Ride Posted: 17 Jul 2009 08:35 PM PDT St-Even has added a photo to the pool: Shadow… Read more…

Photo of the Day: CCM Streetcar

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 03:19 AM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 22

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 03:15 AM PDT

2006Come On, Get BikelyMore Photos From The Leslie Spit Ride2007Photo of the Day: Sun, July 22nd2008… Read more…

Donut ride

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 06:30 AM PDT

I’ve heard of Donut rides in other cities… don’t know much about the Toronto one. Can you share in… Read more…

Donut ride

Posted: 22 Jul 2009 05:55 AM PDT

Just wondering who on the site rides the Donut ride? If you dont know what it is then your not reall… Read more…
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July 20: New Content on BikingToronto

Running Reds . . .

Posted: 19 Jul 2009 10:37 AM PDT

Reds… Should not be run. In very rare cases I will.. I assume that the practice of going into th… Read more…

Photo of the Day: Better Than A Benz

Posted: 18 Jul 2009 11:18 PM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 19

Posted: 18 Jul 2009 10:07 PM PDT

2006 Biking On The Spit Tonight?2007South East Toronto Bicycle User Group Meeting TonightBridging th… Read more…

The more things change…

Posted: 18 Jul 2009 05:33 AM PDT

Also, another quote that seems appropriate to share given the current push for cyclist licensing in … Read more…

The more things change…

Posted: 18 Jul 2009 05:18 AM PDT

I came across a link to an article in an 1896 edition of The Lancet on “The Dangers of Cycling”. It’… Read more…

Photo of the Day: Suit Style II

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 11:16 PM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 18

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 10:10 PM PDT

2006250… What’s Next?Back From Nova ScotiaPromotions Subcommittee Meeting2007Pickering Bike Cops: … Read more…

American Links

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 06:50 PM PDT

Speaking of NYC, I’m pretty fond of Bike Snob NYC for a little bit of snarky humour. … Read more…

Running Reds . . .

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 06:48 PM PDT

Great question and I don’t have an answer either. I saw that in Quebec City some even when the light… Read more…

Formatting Your Posts

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 12:57 PM PDT

Hi everyone, Just added a text formatting bar to the post entry form. :) Highlighting any text in yo… Read more…

American Links

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 12:42 PM PDT

Just added some NYC links. :) Will be adding more U.S. links… no worries. Have some that you find … Read more…

July 17: New in the BikingToronto Forum

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 07:38 AM PDT

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme Just read the PDF in full. Maybe I’m ass… Read more…

July 17: New Content on BikingToronto

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 07:37 AM PDT

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme Posted: 16 Jul 2009 04:30 PM PDT Just r… Read more…

Stolen Bike Recovered through covert ‘Bike Strike’

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 11:15 AM PDT

Awesome and insane bike recovery story from Spacing Toronto: Stolen Bike Recovered through covert ‘B… Read more…

Running Reds . . .

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 10:29 AM PDT

Good question singer. :) I too am interested in hearing what cyclists who do this would have to say…. Read more…

Running Reds . . .

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 10:11 AM PDT

I’m curious for some feedback on something I’ve noticed Toronto cyclists doing. Not sure if it’s uni… Read more…

How harmful is it to Exercise Outside on a Polluted Day?

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 08:52 AM PDT

Closer to home, recall the Toronto Hoof & Cycle Courier Coalition and their 1999 report “CHOKING… Read more…

July 17: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 12:39 AM PDT

Girl biking Posted: 06 Jul 2009 07:54 PM PDT NMinTO has added a photo to the pool: Downtown… Read more…

Cyclist Hit at Front & Spadina

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 07:38 AM PDT

From the sounds of it… the cyclist was going north and at the tail end of a green light (ie., the … Read more…

July 17: Style Flickr Group Update

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 12:30 AM PDT

Girl biking NMinTO has added a photo to the pool: … Read more…

Cyclist Hit at Front & Spadina

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 07:16 AM PDT

I really, really hate that intersection, no matter where I’m approaching it from. Even southbound it… Read more…

Annette and Dupont Street

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 05:36 AM PDT

Hmmm, sounds like there are still two lanes for cars, one for parking, one for driving. The traffic … Read more…

Weekly News Wrap-Up: Cyclist Hit and Councillor Walker wants Helmets

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 01:25 AM PDT

A couple items of news from the past week:Councillor Walker wants Helmets to be Mandatory In additio… Read more…

Photo of the Day: Tulips

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 01:13 AM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 17

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 01:02 AM PDT

2006The University of Toronto BikeChain2007South Kingsway Meeting TonightThe Toronto – Niagara BikeT… Read more…

The Danforth

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 04:49 AM PDT

I ride this stretch of the Danforth through Riverdale a lot. It already seems wide enough to put in … Read more…

Bikes+Transit.com

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 04:13 AM PDT

Hi Joe, I like the fact that all of the information is now in one place and I don’t have to go to th… Read more…

Cosburn Lanes – Fewer Parked Cars?

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 04:12 AM PDT

I was out of town on business for a while and then my routine kept me off my bike for a while after … Read more…

The Danforth

Posted: 17 Jul 2009 04:09 AM PDT

Thanks, Joe, for passing that on. Sensible approach. … Read more…
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July 17: New Content on BikingToronto

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 04:30 PM PDT

Just read the PDF in full. Maybe I’m assigning too much emotion to this but I’d say it reads rather … Read more…

July 16: New in the BikingToronto Forum

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 09:38 AM PDT

Vancouver Cyclists Welcome Burrard Bridge Bikelanes Posted: 15 Jul 2009 04:40 PM PDT Here are some… Read more…

July 16: New Content on BikingToronto

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 09:37 AM PDT

Vancouver Cyclists Welcome Burrard Bridge Bikelanes Posted: 15 Jul 2009 04:40 PM PDT Here are some… Read more…

How harmful is it to Exercise Outside on a Polluted Day?

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 01:08 PM PDT

Great article from the Globe & Mail… I know I wonder about this when I bike home on a hot smog… Read more…

Councillor Walker wants Helmets to be Mandatory

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 12:33 PM PDT

This story has been picked up by the great Copenhagen bike blog – Copenhagenize. Kissing Toronto’s B… Read more…

Vancouver Cyclists Welcome Burrard Bridge Bikelanes

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 12:27 PM PDT

Awesome pics Jin. Here are a couple for everyone’s viewing pleasure: … Read more…

The Danforth

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 12:25 PM PDT

I mentioned above that I had sent the Big Carrot an email, and they’ve replied… with 2 great point… Read more…

July 16: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 12:17 AM PDT

Steph 7 Posted: 15 Jul 2009 07:29 AM PDT bikeroo has added a photo to the pool: I don’t normally … Read more…

Photo of the Day: Skirt Style

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 02:05 AM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 16

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 01:54 AM PDT

2006:Toronto Cycling Committee 2007:TheStar.com – Man on bike attacked in east endNews – Mon, July 1… Read more…

The Danforth

Posted: 16 Jul 2009 04:38 AM PDT

There could be one other aspect: If everything remains the same, you and I are still going to go the… Read more…
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July 16: New Content on BikingToronto

Vancouver Cyclists Welcome Burrard Bridge Bikelanes

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 04:40 PM PDT

Here are some of my photos. I had the pleasure of talking to one of the activists (Richard Campbell)… Read more…

The Danforth

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 12:07 PM PDT

That’s probably what is happening… a few drivers but a lot infrequently, and they get the attentio… Read more…

Toronto Links

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 12:05 PM PDT

Thanks Todd. I’ve added them above. :)Read more…

Vancouver Cyclists Welcome Burrard Bridge Bikelanes

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:56 AM PDT

From the CBC: Burrard Bridge bike lanes start summer trial Many Vancouver commuters were adjusting … Read more…

Vancouver Cyclists Welcome Burrard Bridge Bikelanes

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:54 AM PDT

From the Globe and Mail: Opening day gets thumbs up from cyclists Except for a few angry drivers, … Read more…

Perceptions of Bike-Friendliness

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:50 AM PDT

Thanks for the report from Vancouver Jun. :) Did you get any photos of the new Burrard Bridge bikela… Read more…

Jarvis Street

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:43 AM PDT

The Jarvis bikelanes have been approved, but I thought this was interesting. Thank you to Councillor… Read more…

Councillor Walker wants Helmets to be Mandatory

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:38 AM PDT

In addition to wanting bikes and/or cyclists to be licensed, Councillor Walker also wants to make we… Read more…

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:33 AM PDT

I went to Councillor Walker’s website and found the motion he plans to put forward at the next meeti… Read more…

July 15: New in the BikingToronto Forum

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 07:25 AM PDT

white le circuit 10 speed 1970′s white 10 speed le circuit stolen from annex area july 14th in the … Read more…

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 11:20 AM PDT

I think you’re right, Todd, the motive appears entirely political, which is why it seems irrational…. Read more…

July 15: New on the Stolen Bike Listing

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 06:25 AM PDT

white le circuit 10 speed 1970′s white 10 speed le circuit stolen from annex area july 14th in the … Read more…

July 15: New Content on BikingToronto

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 06:23 AM PDT

white le circuit 10 speed Posted: 14 Jul 2009 04:23 PM PDT 1970′s white 10 speed le circuit stolen… Read more…

Adding your Photo/Avatar

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 08:38 AM PDT

I’ve just added the capability for forum users to add small photos (also called avatars) to their pr… Read more…

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 07:06 AM PDT

I’m still trying to figure out the logistics of the plates themselves. The old plates I’ve seen are … Read more…

Councillor Michael Walker wants a Bicycle Licensing Scheme

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 06:48 AM PDT

Licensing, to what end, oh, insurance you say, Mr. Walker? Hmmm… insurance for cyclists, what would … Read more…

Photo of the Day: Suit Style

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 01:16 AM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 15

Posted: 15 Jul 2009 01:13 AM PDT

2006The Toronto Gay West Bike Club2007Photo of the Day – Sun, July 15th2008July 15: Weekly Site Dail… Read more…
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July 15: New Content on BikingToronto

white le circuit 10 speed

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 04:23 PM PDT

1970′s white 10 speed le circuit stolen from annex area july 14th in the afternoon. where can i look… Read more…

Councillor Michael Walker to propose a bicycle licensing scheme in Toronto

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 02:16 PM PDT

Interesting chat! I thought I’d throw a few points into the mix – Re: the licensing issue: Cyclists… Read more…

Perceptions of Bike-Friendliness

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 12:07 PM PDT

Perception is interesting. I am in Vancouver right now, and yesterday I had the pleasure of attendin… Read more…

Toronto Star: Field guide to Toronto cyclists

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 11:41 AM PDT

I’d say I fit in to the Average Joe profile as well though for whatever reason I can’t seem to keep … Read more…

July 14: New in the BikingToronto Forum

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 07:18 AM PDT

West Toronto Railpath Looks awesome. How do you get on to it? … Click to read more in the Forum &… Read more…

July 14: BikingToronto Flickr Group Update

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 01:43 AM PDT

Octagon Posted: 13 Jul 2009 05:00 AM PDT Georgie_grrl has added a photo to the pool: A little se… Read more…

Cyclist Hit at Front & Spadina

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 02:20 AM PDT

680 News and the Toronto Star are reporting that a female cyclist in her 30′s was hit by a car at Fr… Read more…

Photo of the Day: The Lean

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 02:17 AM PDT

Photo by Xander N’Dantes… Read more…

BikingToronto Archives: July 14

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 02:09 AM PDT

2006The Social Life of Cyclists2007Photo of the Day – Sat, July 14th2008July 14: Today’s Headlines J… Read more…

The Danforth

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 05:18 AM PDT

I’m with you, Joe, but I’d also wager that their impression is that big spenders are coming by car b… Read more…

Toronto Links

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 05:14 AM PDT

I haven’t gone on any of their rides, but the Devil Strip Rollers were mentioned in the last Dandyho… Read more…

Perceptions of Bike-Friendliness

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 05:07 AM PDT

Bringing my bike with me on business trips has been an education in what it means for a place to be … Read more…

Cyclist Hit at Front & Spadina

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 04:53 AM PDT

Article in the Star: Cyclist hit by car near Rogers Centre A cyclist suffered multiple injuries af… Read more…

Cyclist Hit at Front & Spadina

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 04:47 AM PDT

A woman in her 30s was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after she was hit by a car downtown,… Read more…

West Toronto Railpath

Posted: 14 Jul 2009 04:25 AM PDT

It goes from Caribou (off Osler, north of Dupont) in the north to Dundas in the south. I entered at … Read more…

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