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Upcoming Events

"TOUR DAH TARTAN"

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH

 

Ladies!  This is your last chance for a Women on Wheels ride season ender.  Sad to say goodbye as far as the regular bike rides go.  Here's the skinny on our last official ride till 2015.  
 

MEETEnglishtown Ferry 
 

TIME 10:00 am for a 10:15 am start.  * note this is a slight time change from the schedule.
 

DESTINATIONRide to the Clucking Hen in Indian Brook.  Great food and lots of fun!  Check out the glass blowing across the street and some of the artisan shops along the way.

 

NOT MANDATORY BUT COULD BE FUNLet's see how creative you are by donning a piece of tartan (yours or other clan . . . who is gonna know?  Okay, maybe some aficionados will).  Attach it to yourself or your bike.  Could be fun!

Shelley Johnson - A Community Hero

Cycling enthusiast Shelley Johnson loves to pass on her knowedge of the sport.
by:  LauraJean Grant,  Community Post.

SYDNEY - Having learned first-hand the benefits of cycling over the last five years, Shelley Johnson is eager to share her love of the sport with others.
A resident of Sydney Forks who works as an employment support counsellor with the Department of Community Services in North Sydney, Johnsaid said she bicycled as a child but it wasn't an activity she continued as an adult.
That all changed about six years ago.
(Rest of story  here on Page 9)

Note:  Community Heroes is a feature of the local newspaper Cape Breton Post that celebrates people who help make Cape Breton Island a better place to live.  

 

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Velo Cape Breton is the Island wide voice of cyclists, working for better cycling in our great Island. We have made significant progress since our formation in 2004.  Browse the website that will introduce you to some of our activities.   If you have any questions, suggestions, or want to contribute to this eNewsletter,  please contact us at (902) 562-8137 or info@velocapebreton.ca

 

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Vol 11, #44 - 11/09/14 -  Get A Horse!
Vol 11, #43 - 4/09/14 -  Women on Wheels... of Change!
Vol 11, #42 - 29/08/14 -  Meet Our Challengers - Part 2
Vol 11, #41 - 22/08/14 -  Meet Our Challengers
Vol 11, #40 - 15/08/14 -  Preparing for Harvest
Vol 11, #39 - 7/08/14 -  Have Bicycle - Will Travel
Vol 11, #38 - 31/07/14 -  Travelling With Your Bicycle
Vol 11, #37 - 24/07/14 -  What Not To Wear
Vol 11, #36 - 17/07/14 -  Alone...
Vol 11, #35 - 10/07/14 -  That Was Predictable.
Vol 11, #34 - 3/07/14 -  In the Heat of the Night.
Vol 11, #33 - 26/06/14 -  Momentum.
Vol 11, #32 - 19/06/14 -  Cycling With Potholes. And cars.
Vol 11, #31 - 12/06/14 -  To Be A Cyclist, Keep Going!
Vol 11, #30 - 5/06/14 -  Cycling Spring
Vol 11, #29 - 29/05/14 -  If I Can Make It To The Library I'll Be OK!
Vol 11, #28 - 22/05/14 -  Like the Sky
Vol 11, #27 - 15/05/14 -  To Bring Up a Child in the Way He Should Go
Vol 11, #26 - 08/05/14 -  What Are You Afraid Of?
Vol 11, #25 - 01/05/14 -  Night Rider
Vol 11, #24 - 24/04/14 -  Emergent
Vol 11, #23 - 17/04/14 -  Why I have Five Bicycles
Vol 11, #22 - 10/04/14 -  Post Traumatic Storm Disorder
Vol 11, #21 - 03/04/14 -  Time Stood Still
Vol 11, #20 - 27/03/14 -  Making the Best of Things
Vol 11, #19 - 20/03/14 -  Spring Equinox: Who Froze My Bunny?
Vol 11, #18 - 13/03/14 -  Acting As If...
Vol 11, #17 - 6/03/14 -  Aligning The Stars    
Vol 11, #16 - 27/02/14 -  Nostalgic or Envious?    
Vol 11, #15 - 20/02/14 -  Rumble Strips  vs  Cyclists' Safety
Vol 11, #14 - 13/02/14 -  Technology vs Physical Activity  
Vol 11, #13 - 6/02/14 -  Cycling Advocacy   
Vol 11, #12 - 30/01/14 -  An Update 
Vol 11, #11 - 23/01/14 - 23 Days Later...
Vol 11, #10 - 16/01/14 - For The Love Of... ? ? ?
Vol 11, #9 - 9/01/14 - Winter Cycling!
Vol 11, #8 - 2/01/14 - Healthy New Year!
Vol 11, #7 - 19/12/13 - Happy Holidays !
Vol 11, #6 - 12/12/13 - The Bike Helmet   
Vol 11, #5 - 5/12/13 -  Show Me The Light!
Vol 11, #4 - 28/11/13 -  Looking Ahead!
Vol 11, #3 - 21/11/13 -  Unrolling the Red Carpet
Vol 11, #2 - 14/11/13 - Moving Forward
Vol 11, #1 - 7/11/13 - A New Year Ahead

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