I had the living shit scared out of me today! My “Hey!” was 75% fear and 25% reaction. This asshole rode his motorcycle into the bike lane and passed me on the right hand side. I happened to be moving to the right to stay in the bicycle lane at […]
“Children aren’t the only ones who should be required to wear a helmet while cycling…” The Canadian Paediatric Society is pushing for tighter safety regulations for cyclists. Check out Paola Loriggio’s story and tell me if you think adult cyclists should be forced to strap on a helmet. Here: CityNews.ca
Bern is promoting their helmets with assistance from New York City bike couriers and their stories. Titled “Bern Sessions”, episode one talks with Kevin “Squid’ Bolger. Squid has been riding New York’s streets for 20 years. Experiencing several head injuries he finally got wise nine years ago and wanted to be […]
Veronica Tang for The Twenty-Fitfh Hour narrates a video discussing cycling in Ottawa and the need for a culture shift. WIth 16 deaths on five years, I can understand the need for change. Please watch. Every view will show our support for improved infrastructure in Ottawa.
I may have a friend in the community. Check out velo tastic’s video below to see what I mean. She’s up-to-date on her law book and making sure that shit heads, like the child-in-car-raging-motherfucker in the video, learn it to. Keep it up velo, I fully support you. Check this […]
Here is a commercial for Bikes on Wheels, the Toronto bike shop where I get my gear. Check out their website here.
In my short rides to work and back home I don’t get a lot of footage of really bad cyclists. Blowing the occasional red light or stop sign is bad and needs to be stopped and I will continue to take issue with it. But today I found a video […]
From CityNews.ca It might seem obvious, but now there’s a study to back it up: cyclists who don’t wear helmets are more likely to die from a head injury. Dr. Nav Persaud and researchers at St. Michael’s Hospital said the study, which was published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal on Monday, […]
The ICEdot Crash Sensor is evolving helmets. It detects critical impacts of helmets and notifies emergency contacts of where you are and how hard you were hit. Crash Sensor + iPhone® Your helmet can only go so far. ICEdot takes your protection farther. The Crash Sensor is a slim device […]
By Tess Kalinowski for the Toronto Star. “There have been some high-profile cycling accidents, and I think that’s just raised the issue. The car-cyclist interaction has not gone that well in Toronto,” Read it here.
By Derek Flack on BlogTO. “Is a speedier rush hour commute for motorists worth taking another step back for bike safety in Toronto?” Read it here.