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TODAY: Wed, Aug 13 – Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic 101

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MEC is having a free DIY bike workshop this Wednesday! Come join us for a FREE in-store session that focuses on the basics of bike maintenance. Learn… • How to maintain your bike’s chain & components. • How to change a tire & patch a tube. • How to adjust your brakes. This information clinic will […]


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EVENT: Wed, Aug 13 – Basic Bike Maintenance Clinic 101

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MEC is having a free DIY bike workshop this Wednesday! Come join us for a FREE in-store session that focuses on the basics of bike maintenance. Learn… • How to maintain your bike’s chain & components. • How to change a tire & patch a tube. • How to adjust your brakes. This information clinic […]


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EVENT: Sun, Aug 17 – Front End Workshop – Women Only

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Date: Sunday, August 17, 2014 – 12:00 – 15:00 CBN will host a Women Only Bicycle Front End Workshop Sunday August 17th from 12pm to 3pm. The workshop will focus on the front end of the bicycle (handle bars, front wheel, breaks, etc.) Space is limited so register soon! Registration fee is $30 ($20 for […]


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EVENT: Sat, Aug 16 – CBN Front End Workshop

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Date: Saturday, August 16, 2014 – 10:00 – 13:00 CBN will host a Bicycle Front End Workshop Saturday August 16th from 10am to 1pm. The workshop will focus on the front end of the bicycle (handle bars, front wheel, breaks, etc.) Space is limited so register soon! Registration fee is $30 ($20 for CBN members). […]


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EVENT: Sun, Aug 10 – CBN Women Only Care & Maintenance Workshop

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Date: Sunday, August 10, 2014 – 12:00 – 15:00 CBN will be hosting a Women Only Bicycle Care & Maintenance Workshop Sunday August 10th from 12pm to 3pm. Participants will clean their bicycle and learn how to properly lubricate and identify the need for repair, overhaul or replacement. There will be a brief discussion of […]


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HOW TO: How to run a Ward Group – A glimpse at Ward 18

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Just a quick shout-out to Ward 18 in the city’s west end.  They’ve released the minutes from their latest meeting and there are some things in there other groups (or wannabe groups) can learn. FUN! Ward 18 has really stood out for me during the past year as I try to keep abreast of bike stuff […]


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HOW TO: One Simple Tip That Could Save a Cyclist’s Life

Checking for cyclists should be a routine and heavily emphasized part of driver education, especially now that many more cities are encouraging cycling and installing painted bike lanes, which often put cyclists right in the door zone unless they are riding at the lane’s far edge. Using your mirrors and also turning to look over […]


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HOW TO: Cycle in a Skirt, Using a Penny and a Rubber Band

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Summer is for cycling and summer is for skirts—but how on Earth do you reconcile the two? It turns out that you can, with only a penny and a rubber band. This video explains how. via Cycle in a Skirt, Using a Penny and a Rubber Band.


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HOW TO: Five things I’ve learned about commuting by bicycle in Toronto

So, a few summers ago, I tried biking a few days a week to save money and build a workout into my day. Soon, I was biking every day. Fall arrived, so I put on sweats, gardening gloves and my running jacket. Winter followed, so I pretended I was cross-country skiing, and added wool socks, […]


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HOW TO: How to Bike to Work

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Have you discovered the sheer joy of riding your bike to work? Not only will you beat congestion and save time and money on parking, but you will also arrive feeling happier, healthier, and ready to tackle your day. Here are a few simple tips to help you get started. WHAT BIKE DO I NEED? […]


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