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The Loft to screen “Bikes vs Cars” in August

  Ken Prue will be showing the highly acclaimed movie, “Bikes vs Cars” on Friday, August 13, 15, 19, 21, and 23 (time to be announced) at The Loft on Division St. “The bicycle, an amazing tool for change. Activists

Bicycle Parking provided at Cobourg’s Waterfront Festival

Cobourg’s Active Transportation Advisory Committee with the efficient help of the Public Works department has delivered  a double bike rack to Victoria Park. The bike parking is located on Queen Street, east of McGill.  Citizens are encouraged to cycle to

Cycle Transitions at Canadian Tire

Cycle Transitions will be at Canadian Tire on Saturday morning July 4th during its big cycling sale. We’ll have a table set up to distribute flyers, answer questions about our operations, sell memberships, t-shirts and ball caps, and to raise

Cycle Transitions closed for Canada Day week

Cycle Transitions will not be open Tuesday, June 30, Thursday, July 2, or Saturday, July4. Have a happy holiday!  

Happy Holidays!

We at Cycle Transitions, wish each of you a very safe and happy holidays! And may 2015 be your best year yet for cycling!

Cycle Transitions donates two bicycles to Cobourg Women’s Shelter

On March 26th 2014 Cycle Transitions, Cobourg’s community “do-it-yourself” bicycle repair shop, donated two bicycles to Cobourg’s Women’s Shelter. Shown is Nancy Johnston, Residential Services Manager of Cornerstone Family Violence Prevention Centre, along with Rick Nonnekes, Manager of Cycle Transitions.

“Donate Your Bicycle” Spring Drive: April 26th

We’ll take any bicycle as long as it has potential for refurnishing or for parts (please, no junk bikes!). We’ll refurbish the bicycle and put it up for sale at very low cost to the community, or use it for

“Making a studded tire” workshop at CT: Tues. Feb. 18th

Learn how to create your own studded tires for winter cycling in these seemingly never ending icy conditions that we’ve been experiencing! You’ll have the opportunity to get some hands on practice during the workshop. Registration: Email: space is

Reminder: RSVP for the Winter Cycling Workshop next Sat. Jan. 25th

The Winter Cycling Workshop is just a week from Saturday. It’s a great way to learn how others ride their bikes throughout the winter. Learn about how to dress, what type of tires to use, and what type of bike

Winter Cycling Workshop, January 25

Cycling can be a year-round activity. Cycle Transitions is hosting a  Winter Cycling Workshop to share some winter riding best-practices from experienced local riders. Effective clothing, gear, and winter bicycle maintenance will be discussed. Date: Saturday, January 25 Time: 10 am