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Counting Bikes on the Bloor Viaduct (with Photos and Video)


On Friday morning, I went over to the Bloor Viaduct to check out the new re-painted bikelanes, and while I was there fairly early decided to relax under some trees and count the people biking by on … [Read more...]

Photos & Video: 2010 BikeMonth Group Commute


[This post also cross-posted to the BikeMonth blog] I took part in the Group Commute and Pancake Breakfast event to kick-off BikeMonth this morning. Took some video and I took some photos for you! … [Read more...]

UPDATE! Photos and Video from the 2010 Bells on Bloor Ride


Bells on Bloor happened today, with a reported 1500 cyclists taking part. If you missed it (or if you were there and want to see it again), here's a video by mrtini on youtube. Flickr … [Read more...]

Torontoist Profiles TurnAround Couriers

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Via Torontoist: TurnAround Couriers is a self-described “competitive courier business,” but with a special twist: the company is staffed exclusively by at-risk youth. According to the social audits … [Read more...]

University Avenue Bikelane Graphics and Video

Buffered Bikelanes planned for 12 weeks this summer

Just came across a rendering of the proposed buffered bikelanes for University Avenue: Rendering via Torontoist. Want to know what buffered bikelanes are like? Here are some videos of other … [Read more...]

Video: An Early Spring Railpath Ride

The great weather has gotten Tino of BikeLaneDiary out on the West Toronto Railpath to take some video. Happy Good Morning Ride from Tino on Vimeo. Music by Leo Kottke. … [Read more...]

Photos and Video from the Ice Bike Races

Last night I went and checked out Icycle 2010, the Ice Bike Races held at Dufferin Grove Park every year. Beforehand, I met up with Todd and James Schwartz (of TheUrbanCountry.com) at 3-Speed (I … [Read more...]

An Early Ride Along the West Toronto Railpath

James D. Shwartz, editor of The Urban Country, has made this great video of an early morning (and chilly) ride along the West Toronto Railpath: Read about the railpath in James' article … [Read more...]

Ghost Bike Memorial in Mississauga

[via bikelanediary] A little over a week ago, a cyclist was struck and killed in Mississauga, and a "ghost bike" memorial has been set up by the Advocacy for Respect for Cyclists group: … [Read more...]

Video: How To (Not) Drive in Toronto

Here's a great tongue-in-cheek video from riconroy about how drivers should deal with pedestrians and cyclists in Toronto: … [Read more...]

NYC: Bike Lanes in the Big Apple

Want to know what's possible with bikelanes in a big city like Toronto? Look no further than New York (a much bigger city) for some inspiration. It doesn't take miracles to get cycling … [Read more...]

Let’s Get Visible – Safety is Sexy

Be it helmets, bike lights, reflective tape and countless other accessories there are an infinite number of ways to improve your safety while on a bike.The problem is, safety isn't cool.And well, it … [Read more...]