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Group Ride Saturday April 26 10:30

On Saturday April 26 , The  Kelowna Area Cycling Association is  sponsoring our first group ride of Spring. Start time will be at 10:30 at Cyclepath Kelowna, 2169 Springfield Road. There will be two choices for rides, a shorter route along Mission Creek  Greenway and another

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Bike To Work Week Preparation – Lunch Time Workshops

This year the Kelowna Area Cycling Coalition will offer a one-hour lunchtime workshop for cyclists in your office/workplace. The Safe Cycling Workshop offers the basics on safe riding including: Basic theory, traffic dynamics and positioning on the road for safe

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Cycling Courses Spring 2014

The Kelowna Area Cycling Coalition has 2 courses scheduled for the spring of 2014. CanBike1 Bicycle Commuter Skills Course Saturday May 3, 8:30 am at the EECO Center, 2363 Springfield Road This course is designed for anyone who can ride

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Group Ride Postponed to April 26

Sorry Gang, Spring has not arrived as quickly as we had hoped so we will postpone our group ride and BBQ until April 26. Looking forward to seeing you (and the sun) then. Time to the dust your bike off,

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Designing Bicycle Friendly Cities February 27

Gavin Davidson of Alta Planning and Design will speak on the evolving practice of bicycle facility design. Gavin has over 15 years experience planning and implementing multi-modal transportation plans. Before joining Alta, Gavin spent 10 years at TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s Regional

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Kelowna e Ride

Are you one of those people who would like to commute by bicycle but are concerned about the distance, or arriving at the office tired and sweaty? Ever thought about an E Bike? Cyclists on E Bikes are still required

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Family Day Challenge 2014

On February 10th you and your family can take part in the first ever Family Day Challenge held in Kelowna. Families will create a personalized action plan, making decisions together to commit to challenges like: cook with your kids, create a

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Why should motorists subsidize bicyclists? Do bicyclists even pay their fair share of the road?

At last Thursdays KACC meeting this topic again came up and I thought I would share the accompanying article from Bike Calgary to help us sort out who pays what. It is interesting to note that when one looks at

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December Meeting

Our December Board Meeting will take place this Tuesday, December 17  at  6:30 PM. Location:  #206 1610 Bertram Agenda: All are welcome to join.

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A Boy with the right priorities

We met up with Beckett and his Dad today and they were preparing to head out for a ski with the family. I saw the conversion and had to take a picture. Although Beckett likes to ride in the trailer he

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