Toronto TRAILBLAZERS Tandem Cycling Club
A organization that provides safe recreational cycling oppurtunities for the blind or those with impared vision. Those with impared vision are paired with volunteer sighted cyclists on tandem bikes. The group organizes social group rides, but also encourages members to arrange impromptu rides. [Read More]
Toronto Cyclists Union | safe streets, a healthy city, a vibrant voice
The Cyclist Union aims to be a unified voice for the cycling community in Toronto. In the short few years of their existence they have become a powerful force in advocating for cyclists rights and safety. Want more reasons to join the Cyclist' Union? Dave Meslin wrote an article about it. [Read More]
ARC - Advocacy and Respect for Cyclists
Advocacy for Respect for Cyclists aim is to educate Torontonians about cyclists rights and to provide support for cyclists who have been involved in a collision. Their web site contains an impressive collection of resources. Some of the most notable include their list of cyclist friendly lawyers and their overview of some of the laws relevant to cyclists.... [Read More]
Art Spin
Art spin organizes free art crawls in which participants travel to a series of Toronto art galleries by bicycle. Art spin takes place the last Thursday of the month. For 2013 the dates are June 27th, July 25th and August 29th. The ride usually meets between 6:30 – 7 pm. Check the website for locations. The art crawls end around 9 pm. [Read More]
Charlie's Freewheels
Charlie's Freewheels provide training in safe riding skills and bike maintenance. Participating in the program provides youth with a bike, lock and helmet. After completing the program participants are connected to paid cycling-related internships. They also operate their own retail space at the location run by program participants where they sell bikes to the general public. If you'd like to support the organization they are currently looking for donations of time, parts ... [Read More]
critical mass toronto!
Toronto's edition of the monthly community bike ride that takes place all over the world. In the summer one can expect such a huge number of people that you don't have to worry about cars. Cycling is done at a relaxed pace condusive to socializing. Expect music, smiles, cheering, costumes, art bikes, bell ringing and just plain old ordinary bike riding. You are welcome to take part. Simply show up the last friday of the month, every month. Meet at the corner of Bloor and Spa... [Read More]