Archive For The “Toronto Cyclists Union” Category

Reminder: Ride for Jarvis Tonight

By | June 13, 2012

On Monday, I posted about the Ride for Jarvis happening tonight… but I thought I’d send a reminder to try and ensure everyone knows about it and comes out for a great large ride in support of the Jarvis bikelanes. When: Wed, June 13th Time: 6pm Where: Allan Gardens (at Carleton and Jarvis – map) [...]

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The News Cycle for Monday, May 7, 2012

By | May 7, 2012

Cycle Toronto says city data shows Jarvis safer for everyone with a bike lane [OpenFile] While the Toronto Cyclist’s Union Cycle Toronto’s effort to force the city to conduct a time-consuming environmental assessment before removing the Jarvis bike lanes continues, it’s published city collision data showing changes from the period before the bike lane was put in, and [...]

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Should the Toronto Cyclists Union change their name to Cycle Toronto?

By | April 18, 2012

  Just over a week ago, the Toronto Cyclists Union let their members know that they were thinking of changing their name to “Cycle Toronto“, which is to be held to a  vote on May 2nd at their next Annual General Meeting. I’ve included excerpts from that announcement below (click here for the full text), [...]

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The News Cycle for Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012

By | January 4, 2012

Toronto News: 2011 Hero: Bixi Toronto [Torontoist] When Bixi Toronto launched in May, we were surprised at how quickly we fell for the sturdy, practical rides that popped up at solar-powered stations across the downtown core—turns out that the bike-share system appeals to even habitual TTC users and bike owners. Stormy when you leave home? Take the [...]

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The News Cycle for Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011

By | December 1, 2011

From tragedy to disgust: Video of dead cyclist stolen [The Star] Earlier this month, bicyclist Jenna Morrison was struck and killed by a truck while turning right from Sterling Rd. to Dundas St. W.  Now, the family has been rocked by the news that a video camera containing footage of the much-loved yoga instructor dancing [...]

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The News Cycle for Friday, Nov. 25, 2011

By | November 25, 2011

Bike Union / MEC Member Appreciation Night [Toronto Cyclists Union] Join us for our Member Appreciation Night at Mountain Equipment Co-op on Thursday December 1st from 7:00 – 9:00.  Like last year, bike union members will receive 10% off everything in the store except boats.  New this year, MEC has extended their 10% discount to bikes as well! [...]

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The News Cycle for Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011

By | November 9, 2011

Dead cyclist Jenna Morrison was a yoga teacher, dancer, mom A heartbreaking profile of the cyclist tragically killed at Dundas West and Sterling Rd. on Monday. Bike Union Launching Register/Report/Check Campaign [Bike Union] “To combat bike theft, we’re launching the REGISTER/REPORT/CHECK campaign!  The solution to reducing bike theft is to collapse the market for stolen bikes, making [...]

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This Friday is the Bike Union Dance Party

By | November 8, 2011

  Via the Bike Union, this dance party is also mentioned in our News Cycle from this morning. You’re Invited to Derailed! We’re kicking our drive to 2,500 members up a notch – join us for Derailed: A Dance Party at CSI Annex on Friday Nov 11! Doors at 9:00. Presentations until 10:00. Silent auction, raffles and [...]

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The News Cycle for Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2011

By | November 8, 2011

Cycling safely toward a better city [Toronto Star] Mostly an article with Gil Penalosa of 8-80 Cities about what is needed to make Toronto a great cycling city (hint – it’s things other cities like NYC, London, Montreal and Vancouver are doing) Bixi Toronto Newsletter – November 2011 [Bixi] The November edition of Bixi Toronto’s [...]

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Bike Events This Week (May 16-22, 2011)

By | May 16, 2011

  Here’s a fun rundown of everything going on over the next 7 days.  Remember, BikeMonth starts in 2 weeks! Wed, May 18 6pm – Green Drinks Toronto (Grace O’Malleys – 14 Duncan Street) 7pm – Ride of Silence (Bloor & Spadina)   Thurs, May 19 7pm – Toronto Cyclists Union AGM (Centre for Social [...]

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The Bike Union expands their Member Benefits

By | March 30, 2011

We’re happy to report that the Bike Union has expanded the benefits available to their members. In addition to the existing discounts available for Momentum Magazine ($5) and AutoShare membership ($30), as well as Dandyhorse magazine (Who offer a 20% discount to all bike union members. They can email Dandyhorse at info@dandyhorsemagazine.com for the code! [...]

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BikeStyle Tour Lands in Toronto Tonight

By | September 2, 2010

Big event tonight at The Drake Hotel!
Starting at 7:00 pm it’s Bike Drinks with the Toronto Cyclists Union. Followed by the Momentum Magazine BikeStyle event.
So much bikey goodness, all at one huge event.

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Momentum Magazine Issue #47 – All About Kids and Cargo Bikes
Live, Tonight: [...]

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Partnership for Integration and Sustainable Transportation Workshop: Fun & Safe Cycling in Toronto

By | August 9, 2010

Via Toronto Cyclists Union:
Fun & Safe Cycling in Toronto!
Check out this free workshop on Saturday, August 14th, that’s being offered as part of the Newcomer Cycling Outreach Program. This workshop is just the thing for a newcomer to Toronto, or if you want to brush up on your cycling knowledge. Pass [...]

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Just Released: Bicycle Film Festival 2010 Toronto Schedule

By | August 5, 2010

Via Bicycle Film Festival web site:

TORONTO

AUGUST 18 - 22

BUY FESTIVAL PASS For BFF Toronto

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 18

BIKES ROCK!
PARTS AND LABOUR
1566 Queen St. West
Bands TBA

THURSDAY AUGUST 19

BFF AND BIKES ON WHEELS PRESENT
MIKE GIANT
THE MASCOT
1267 Queen St. West
A series of 5 bicycle frames featuring artists:
Benny Zenga
CHUNKS
Frank Maidens
Tobin Reid
Toby Reid
FRIDAY AUGUST 20
THE ROYAL
608 College St.

7:00 PM P.1 The Birth Of Big Air  BUY [...]

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