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Brampton Critical Mass Autumn Ride

02 Oct 2015, Posted by Dayle Laing in Brampton Cycling, Events-GTA Cycling, Past Event Cycling

Two dozen cyclists celebrated Brampton Critical Mass autumn ride on Sept 25th.

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We gathered in the last rays of shorter days sun at Gage Park.

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George suggests we “burn fat not oil”.

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Cycling in downtown Brampton feels joyous with a great connection to the heritage of our city.

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We signalled our intensions to turn left from Railside Drive.

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We crossed the Mill Street tracks at the Brampton GO station.

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A few more cyclists joined the group as we pedalled.

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Back to Gage Park at Main & Wellington for stragglers and those who needed to leave early.

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Let’s check out the new urban shoulders on McMurchy Avenue, between Queen and Steeles! This feels very comfortable for cycling!

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Hooray for the City of Brampton Traffic! These sharrows will do the job for now.

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We ascend the Wellington Street stairs with our bike lights turned on.

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Back to Garden Square for a snack – ice cream for those warm and T by Daniel for those who are now cooler in the evening air!

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Come out and join Brampton Critical Mass for our friendly bike ride!

Next month, we dress up in costume for our October 30th ride. Meet up at Gage Park at 6:15pm. We set out at 6:30. Bring your friends and your kids. We pace ourselves to our slowest rider! No one is left behind.

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