Integrating BikeWrx into the Brampton Community
BikeBrampton integrates the Brampton Bike Hub and Caledon Bike Hub BikeWrx programs into the community through partnerships. This encourages new and existing cyclists to consider riding. Learning basic bike repair skills empowers people to ride for transportation and to venture longer distances. Having help with route planning removes another barrier to cycling.
BikeWrx pop-up at Earth Day Apr 23rd, Norton Place Park
BikeWrx education for families at Earth Day
Sonia demonstrated how to load a bike onto Brampton Transit bus. Electrical bus on display at Earth Day.
Success! Trying a new skill with support and without pressure makes using a bike for “first-mile-last-mile” transit trips much more possible.
Brampton Bike Hub BikeWrx pop-up at Fletchers Creek SNAP (Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Plan), Fred Kline Park, Earth Day — combined event with CVC tree planting.
BikeWrx pop-up at Bramalea Secondary School packed with eager students. June is Bike Month!
Carabram Park Brampton Bike Hub BikeWrx pop-up at Cycling Advisory Committee Community Ride start location.
Caledon BikeWrx pop-up, along Caledon Trailway, Inglewood
BikeWrx pop-up at Algoma University at start of the semester. Introduced students to the community, and borrowing, repairing their bike.
BikeWrx pop-up at Vivian Lane painting event. Social media video image capture from Councillor Santos
Brampton Bike Hub Bike Valet at Farmers Market. Vistors securely left their bikes while shopping!
Mom and her child cycled to Farmers Market, used the bike valet while shopping for fresh produce. Her child instantly falls asleep as Mom pedals! Pedalwise Group Rides
Pedalwise group ride in March. Said ‘goodbye’ to former protege who was moving out of town.
When the chain came off and was jammed next to the frame, these Pedalwise mentors (2 of whom were formerly proteges), came to the rescue and freed the chain! BikeWrx training works!
Pedalwise group ride to catch up with visiting former protege. A flat tire does not slow down this experienced group for long! Different Spokes BikeWrx
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, our downtown Brampton DIY bike repair co-op. Different Spokes
BikeWrx in action at Different Spokes, 8 Nelson St. W.
Different Spokes participants planned their cycling routes using the new City of Brampton trail and bike lane map.
Read more about the Grand Opening of Different Spokes
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