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EVENT: Sat, Nov 16 – The Toronto Tweed Rally

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Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/385629144895813/ RAIN OR SHINE, NOVEMBER 16th 2013 – Tweed enthusiasts, cyclists, messengers, and fashionistas of yesteryear are invited to the Toronto Tweed Rally, a metropolitan bike affair done in a rally race style! The inaugural Toronto Tweed “Rally” is a Tweed cycling inspired event for everyone! In support of the “official” “Toronto Tweed […]

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EVENT: Sat, Oct. 26 – Ward 32 Tweed Ride

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Grab your bike and tweed to learn about Ward 32 history Hop on your bike and put on a tweed jacket and learn about the history of Ward 32 on Saturday, Oct. 26. Meet from 2 to 4 p.m. at Grinder Coffee, 126 Main St. for the first Ward 32 Historical Tweed Bike Ride featuring […]

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Photos from Toronto’s Latest Tweed Ride

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Originally posted on the Toronto Tweed Ride page. Follow the Toronto Tweed Ride on Twitter at @TweedRideTO and on Facebook at facebook.com/TweedRideTO This past Saturday saw a dashing Tweed Ride in Toronto!  Here are just a few fine photographs from the event, with more to follow soon! Images by Rannie Turingan, Jason Chan and Emma […]

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BikeHugger’s Built in Toronto for NXNEi

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This post was originally posted here by Byron of BikeHugger, who are bringing their Built series of talks to Toronto for NXNE Interactive.  They saw my Ignite Culture presentation on “Tweed Rides: Who Are These People?” video, and asked me to do it again for Built.  I gladly accepted. Next month Built is in Toronto […]

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Video and Photos from the Toronto Tweed Ride

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This past Saturday was Toronto’s first Tweed Ride. It was immensely successful (we estimated about 200 people showed up) and this will be an annual event. We kept hearing again and again how much fun everyone had and how they can’t wait until next fall when we do it all again (and hopefully bigger and […]

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We’re Extending Tweed Ride Registration!

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Wow! The last few days have been amazing for registrations for the Tweed Ride! It’s going so well, in fact, that we’ve decided to extend registration a little bit longer (making it easier for people to get the cheaper online rate of $15). IF there are any spots left on Saturday, it’ll be $20 for […]

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Submit your Tweed Photos for a Prize!

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The Tweed Ride is hastily approaching (next Saturday, Oct. 15) and if you’re interested in the most stylish and civilized ride Toronto has seen in decades, you need to register to ride.  Online registration closes on Wed, Oct. 12. Your $15 registration fee gets you: Official participation in Toronto’s first annual Tweed Ride High Tea […]

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Ride in Tweed, Win a Bike!

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The Toronto Tweed Ride is less than 2 weeks away, and lots of people are registering and planning their tweed/retro outfits! If you want to do more than just register, we have fundraising prizes for people as great thank-yous! Raising $500 gets you a $100 Mountain Equipment Co-op gift card… And raising $1000 gets you […]

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Help Promote the Toronto Tweed Ride

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Volunteer Opportunities with the Toronto Tweed Ride Thanks to all those who have offered to volunteer to help with the Toronto Tweed Ride taking place on October 15th, leaving the Trinity Bellwoods Park Gates (registration is open from 12:00 – 2:30 at the Gates that day, or you can register NOW online) We’d like to […]

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Toronto Tweed Ride announces first Contest!

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We’re working furiously on the Toronto Tweed Ride (Sat. Oct. 15), and have announced our first contest, aimed at getting groups of friends / co-workers / neighbours registering in groups for the most stylish, most debonaire, and most fun event of the fall! Via TweedRideToronto: Contest #1: Tweam Captain Extraordinaire! Hear ye, hear ye! Gather […]

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Join BikingToronto on the Tweed Ride!

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In case you don’t know, BikingToronto is bringing a Tweed Ride to Toronto on Sat. Oct. 15, and generous sponsorship by ING Direct is making it possible. It’s going to be, quite frankly, amazing, with people dressing up in Tweed and other fashions of a bygone era, and riding through downtown Toronto, stopping for high […]

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The Tweed Ride Toronto Press Release and Photos!

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You may have already gleaned this from past entries, but for the past few months, BikingToronto has been working to bring Toronto a Tweed Ride on Sat, Oct. 15! Here is our press release, as well as some fabulous photos of dapper Mayor Miller (yes, it’s still appropriate to call him Mayor, etiquette-wise, I’ve been […]

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Planning a Toronto Tweed Ride

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Tweed Rides are getting immensely popular around the world… and if you haven’t heard of them before – here’s a description of London’s “Tweed Run” from wikipedia: “The Tweed Run is a group bicycle ride through the centre of London, in which the cyclists are expected to dress in traditional British cycling attire, particularly tweed […]

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