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CycleNews | July, 2011
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To access the latest cycling resources and to find out more about cycling programs in your area, check out PeterboroughMoves

To keep up-to-date on outdoor news, reviews and trail listings for Peterborough and the Kawarthas, go to TrailSwag

For more information about great rides in the area, and to get inspired, visit PtboRides

Find out more about Peterborough's amazing Community Bike Shop at B!KE
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megaphone-01 ONLY UNTIL JULY 22nd!
Transportation Plan Review - Comment Sheets Available!

Comment on Peterborough's proposed Comprehensive Transportation Plan Update. This is an important opportunity to offer your input on Peterborough's roadway, cycling and pedestrian networks! Click here to view the public information displays; to download the official comment card, click here!

2011 Peterborough & the Kawarthas Cycling Summit Report

The final report for the 2011 Cycling Summit is now available - This report provides a summary of both the events and the follow-up community survey completed afterward. Click here to view the report.

activercompledge-01Bicycle Friendly Communities Recognized

The Share the Road Cycling Coalition has just announced this year's Bicycle Friendly Communities. Ottawa, Ajax, Waterloo and Windsor were all recognized for their efforts. The City of Peterborough is currently completing an application to become recognized as a Bicycle Friendly Community. To find out more about the Bicycle Friendly Community program, click here. To view the press release, click here.

cyclingfriendly-01Champion Cycling in Ontario!

The Active Communities Pledge is an initiative of Share the Road Cycling Coalition to encourage voters and candidates to be champions for cycling and active transportation in the upcoming October 6 provincial election. Click here to take the pledge!

cyclingcourse-01COURSE RUNS NEXT WEEK!
SMARTcycling: Traffic Skills 101 Course

Session 3: July 12, 13, 14 | 10 - 1pm
Session 4: July 21 | 6 - 9pm & July 23 | 9 - 3pm
Session 5: Aug 3, 4, 5 | 10 - 1pm

In this fast-paced course, you'll learn the real world skills to ride comfortably and confidently in traffic. Get solid advice about equipment, bike fit, gearing and tools. In the experienced hands of certified instructors, you'll discover street-smart handling skills and empowering features of traffic law in practical group rides and drills. Adults, $35 | Youth, $10. Click here to register; to find out more, contact 705.745.3238 x203

flattire-01-01Basic Bicycle Clinic (Flat Tire Repair)
Weekly on Saturdays until September 3, 2011 | 10 - 11am

This clinic is intended for the recreational to advanced rider, with little to no experience with changing a flat. This clinic is also intended to prepare persons who are commuting to and from work or those who go out on long bike rides with necessary skills required to effectively change a flat tire. Cost is $10 per person per clinic. To Register, visit Wild Rock Outfitters.


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