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TBN is the largest recreational cycling club in the Greater Toronto Area and offers plenty of cycling activities for riders of all levels. TBN also organizes a variety of other activities that include hiking, cross-country skiing, ice-skating and weekend excursions.
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Chain of Events is TBN's e-newsletter, featuring up to date info about upcoming rides and events. Click here for the most recent Chain of Events.
What's New: Cycling in York Region & The Law
On Monday April 23, York Region Cycling Coalition and York Region Police are hosting an evening to discuss cycling safety, cyclists' rights and the law. Click here for more information.
TBN Spring Kickoff Breakfast
Celebrate the start of TBN ‘s cycling season at our annual spring kickoff breakfast. Rides will be available at all levels and are free for non- members. Register here for food planning and you could win a prize. And bring a guest and you will both be eligible to win a gift certificate.
Date: Saturday, May 12th, Etienne Brule Park (Bloor & Royal York)
Check Out Cycling Tips - The "ABC" Check Before Cycling
We’ve recently added a Cycling Tips section to the website – check it out here. If you have suggestions for additional articles or you read a tip that you disagree with, let us know at email@example.com. In the meantime, as better weather beckons, here are short videos on the three key steps before jumping on your bike
Cycle the DVP with Ride for Heart
On Sunday June 3, Ride for Heart will waive the registration fee for TBNers who volunteer as “Ambassadors” for the ride along the Gardiner and up Don Valley Parkway. Click here for more information and to register.
Toronto-Niagara-Toronto Overnight, June 16-17, 2018
Challenge yourself with the 2-day ride from Toronto or Stony Creek to Niagara Falls with an overnight in Niagara Falls and ride back the next day. This event is in its 25th year and features an exhilarating ride along the Niagara Parkway and the return route through picturesque Niagara-on-the-Lake. Trip prices for members are $150/person, single occupancy, $90/person for double occupancy. Registration starts April 1. More details here.
BIKE Through HALTON HILLS & STRATFORD TO BURLINGTON, JUNE 21-24, 2018
No car? No problem! You can join this 4-day bike tour without needing to drive or car pool. Start the tour by taking the GO train with your bike to Brampton, where you leave your luggage with the support vehicle. The tour takes you through scenic Halton Hills, past Amish Farm lands, an overnight in Stratford, a ride along the Grand River and through the Escarpment. End the trip at Aldershot GO station and train back to Toronto. Register by April 30 for the early bird price of $425/person double occupancy, single supplement available. Trip details here.
The Hairshirt Classic Double Century– TBN’s Ultimate Challenge
On Sunday June 24, TBN hosts its annual 200 mile Hairshirt Ride, starting in Mississauga and going to Niagara and back. Are you ready to challenge yourself by cycling 322 kms in one day? Cyclists from ages 16 to 76 have completed this ride - click here for more details and to register.
Midland History Bike Tour, July 20 – 24, 2018Take a ride into history. This relaxed 4-day tour starts with a Friday overnight at Georgian College in Barrie, next day ride to Midland to explore Ontario’s 1st European settlement and First Nations heritage at Christian Island. Next, ride the Georgian Bay shoreline. The tour continues on through Orillia along bike paths or roads, and returns to Barrie. This trip includes a support vehicle and has GO train options. Register by May 15 for the early bird price of $ 455 person double occupancy, single supplement available. Trip details here.
Quebec’s Eastern Townships and Vermont, Sept 15 – 21, 2018
Join a 6-day bike tour starting in the Eastern Townships with the added bonus of a detour to bike-friendly Vermont. Organized by Velo Quebec, this tour is for cyclists who want everything taken care of, with a support vehicle to carry your luggage, an experienced guide and well-designed and tested routes. The package includes 6 breakfasts and one 3-course dinner. The trip price is $1510/person double occupancy if 10-14 persons register and $1425/person if 15-20 persons register. Trip details here
PIZZA, POP & CYCLING - Wednesday JUNE 6, 2018
On June 6, TBN will host a free information session on cycling in Toronto with speakers from the City of Toronto Cycling Unit and Toronto Police Service. Open to both members and non-members, the session will take place at the Northern District Library near Yonge & Eglinton. Registration for this free event opens Wed May 9. Space is limited - Preregister for this free event and you could win a $25 gift certificate. Stay tuned for details.
Retail Partner: 50% off Tuneup
Until April 30th, Retail Partner Pedalinx is offering 50% off their Classic TuneupFor $39.99, Pedalinx’s mechanics will clean your bike and do a safety check, adjust gears and brakes, lube chains and true wheels. Available at locations at College / Bathurst and in Mississauga
TBN iPhone App
TBN has a free iPhone app displaying upcoming rides with a single click. Open up the AppStore and look for "Toronto Bicycling Network." We'll have an Android app soon as well, but for now if you don't have an iPhone, please bookmark our mobile friendly site -- you can reach the mobile site by clicking here.
Membership Card Update
You can obtain your membership card online to print or download directly from your online profile. To access your profile, please log in using your email and password, then click on the link to access the profile. The link appears as your name at the top left of the page. The membership card will appear under Membership Details. If you wish to get a hard copy of the card, email firstname.lastname@example.org
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