Bike to Work Week 2017 was another great event. This report summarizes the 2017 Bike to Work & School Week event, evaluates how well it met the goals, identifies successes and challenges, and provides recommendations for future events. The full report is available here.
Please join us Tuesday November 21st, 7:00 pm at the Gumboot Cafe for the TraC Annual General Meeting. The usual business of presentation of financials, reports on activities and election of directors will occur along with great food and a “Bikes Before Blogs” presentation by our very own Martin Prestage. […]
We are making some DIY bike safety flags and are looking for old reflective construction vests. If you have any lying around gathering dust please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
In late June, TraC met with the Town Of Gibsons in order to go over the details of the plan for cycling and pedestrian improvements to Gibsons Way. There are a number of issues with the plan, the most serious being lack of bi-directional travel, and we have recommended to […]
Congratulations to our Elementary School contest winners. We had so many wonderful submissions, it was hard to choose a winner. Our panel of 7 people came to an agreement after over an hour of review. We asked students to illustrate “What I love about riding a bike” with either art […]
Join us for the Bike to Work & School Week Wrap Up Party at the Gumboot Cafe. Friday June 2nd, 5:30-9:00pm There will be free food, great drinks, games and prizes. GRAND Prizes for New Riders & Returning Riders will be awarded. Follow our Facebook Page for details.
Many of you will haven noticed the dangerous accumulation of gravel on the shoulders from road sealant work over the past week. We have received expressions of concern about this, and have pursued it with Capilano Highways and MOTI. Cap has clarified that this is not their contract, and it […]
Bike to Work? But I need my car for all my stuff! Read our Prep & Pack list to get ready for Bike to Work & School Week. Stash stuff at work: Change of shoes Refresher Kit (hair brush, deodorant, hair brush) Snacks Plan ahead: Bring a few lunches to […]
Keeping your body energized through Bike to Work & School Week doesn’t have to be a challenge. Here are some easy tips and great recipes for you and your family to try. Drink water – Staying hydrated for even a short ride is important. Be sure to drink water before, during […]
The project will be implemented in collaboration with School District 46 and with the generous support of local businesses Coastal Craft Yachts, Howe Sound Pulp and Paper, and Harbour Air. Approximately 475 grade four and five students will be trained in bike and road safety skills starting this spring. The […]