Greg's Ride 2018
You are invited to join Team Brampton for Greg's Ride 2018 Sept 23rd.
Share the Road 13th Annual Greg's Ride has offered our cycling network a 20% discount on all Early Bird tickets!Our promotional code is: 20BikeBrampton1813th Annual Greg's Ride details & RegistrationThis annual fundraiser supports Share the Road's cycling advocacy at Queen's Park (100% of profits fund advocacy). We all know the importance of what has been accomplished and what still needs to be done!
Greg's Ride 2018 in the...
Cancelled Community Ride 9 due to thunder
If you have signed up or are planning to come to Trinity Common for Community Ride 9 this morning, please be advised that heavy rain and thunderstorms are showing on the radar. We are therefore cancelling the ride!
OTM Book 18 Practitioner and Public Lessons Learned Questionnaire
The Ontario Traffic Council is looking for your input on what changes and additions should be included in the update to OTM Book 18: Cycling Facilities, and how these guidelines can be improved as a resource for practitioners, municipalities and advocates.
Bike the Creek Friendly Connections
Bike the Creek Bicycle Friendly Connections & Aboriginal Day were our 2018 themes.
We were blessed with liquid sunshine amidst brief almost dry spells. Faces shone on happy riders who came out to experience new trail connections and the three official ceremonies for 2018.Town Route riders gathered at Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre to listen to Bike the Creek Planning Committee Chair David Laing give the Rider Safety Briefing. Town Route - 46km, City Loop Route 40km, Nature Route 26km, Family...
Rear View Cycling
Rear view cycling was promoted in Bike Month.
MTO's Road Safety Challenge grant allowed BikeBrampton to design, create and display a poster to encourage cyclists to check around them before turning or changing lanes.Published April 2018 in "Cycling Skills: Ontario's Guide to Safe Cycling" included the inspiration for our challenge this year:
"A rear view mirror lets you see what is approaching from behind and makes it easier to check traffic before passing."
Brampton Springdale Library hosted a Bike Month display, where...