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HISTORY: Vintage Toronto Ads: The Toronto Bicycle Club Races, 1895

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As a form of healthy and manly recreation no sport can surpass that of wheeling. If the rider desires to be alone that he may commune with his own thoughts he may be so, but the social side of cycling … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Bells on Danforth AND #DanforthLovesBikes !!

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A new Cycle Toronto Action Alert dropped today. Join us for Bells on Danforth: A pedal-powered parade to celebrate cycling! Bells on Danforth returns for the fourth annual family-friendly ride … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Ontario approves tougher distracted driving penalties

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The Making Ontario's Roads Safer Act will: Increase fines for distracted driving from the current range of $60 to $500 to a range of $300 to $1,000, assign three demerit points upon … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! How to move by bicycle in downtown Toronto

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Yes, you can move that A chest of drawers? No problem. A laundry bag the size and shape of a dead walrus? Easy. A compost bin filled with decaying vegetables and black slop? Sure thing, … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: Prince Edward Viaduct may keep those Jersey Barriers for ALL of Bike Month!

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Big ups to Councillor Paula Fletcher, who has requested that those awesome jersey barriers that have separated the eastbound viaduct bikelanes from car traffic (above) during a period of construction … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: The Origin Story of Sunnyside Bike Park – An Advocacy Success Story

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In early 2011, the High Park BMX jumps were removed as they were on the Seneca Wolf Clan’s Serpent Mounds in the south east corner of the park. A few members of the Toronto Off-Road Bicycle … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: Rolling Youth into Toronto’s Bicycle Renaissance

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With countless community events being hosted from May 25th to June 25th, the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area is anticipating Bike Month 2015. Municipalities and community groups alike are hosting … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! Steamwhistle expands its network of bike repair stations

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Oh yeah!  BlogTO has picked up the BikingToronto post last week about this.  Steamwhistle deserves lots of toasts. As Biking Toronto reports, over the last year or so the beer company has installed … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH! How I learned to love cycling my way to work

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I’ll be honest, and I hate to admit this, but I used to be that person that perpetually ran five minutes late—to everything. I’d do my best to be timely, but in many circumstances, I just couldn’t … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: What the hell is #quaxing and why are you already doing it?

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I just noticed this hashtag this morning and didn't have time to figure out what it meant.  Now I know (and it's hilariously awesome).  Thanks Momentum! Soon enough, the trend was picked up by … [Read more...]