Canada Biking

The Dos And Don'ts Of Winter Bike Riding

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 11.28.2016 | Canada Living

Because summer bodies are made in the winter.

Pro-Mountain Biker Hans Rey Gives Back To The Community

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada
Tiffany Leigh

Crankworx is considered "the Superbowl of mountain biking"; it appeals to adrenaline addicts and it "brings the mountain biking world together in a to...

Cycling In Toronto: 3 Ways To Ensure Safe And Confident Riding

Chloë Hill | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Living
Chloë Hill

Cycling provides an unmatched sense of freedom. I love the feeling of wind in my hair. I love the challenges and rewards cycling offers. I love to climb and I adore the descent. I love the sense of comradery and community linked with cycling. I love cycling's ability to clear my mind. For me, cycling is a form of meditation.

Meet The Fundraiser On An Epic Journey To Change The World

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 07.25.2016 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

By the time Mark Quattrochi had biked through China, he had raised enough to build a school room. Rather than stopping at the border, he plotted a new route that allowed him to visit all of the other communities in India, Kenya, Ecuador and Nicaragua where he wanted to build school rooms.

7 Great Reasons To Get Your Butt On A Bicycle

Melanie Nathan | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Living
Melanie Nathan

Balancing on a self-propelled, two-wheeled mechanism is not everyone's cup of tea. Those who do it, though, agree that it's one of the most exciting experiences. Cycling is an activity that has significant social, economical and health benefits. And with all the new technologies available, it's only getting better.

California: One Big Outdoor Fitness Centre

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Travel
Kathy Buckworth

As someone who runs or works out six days a week, I was unnaturally concerned by what California had to offer me. How on earth was I going to get my gym fitness fix in a setting like this? I needn't have worried. I got active, in the most natural way.

11 Things To Consider Before Buying A New Bike

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 04.19.2016 | Canada Living

And don't forget a helmet!

Bike Tips For The Adventure Seeker

Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Living

Looking for an awe-inspiring bike trip this summer? Visit Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean in Quebec, Canada

10 Life Hacks To Help You Reach Your Healthy New Year's Resolutions

The Huffington Post Canada | Evan Pang | Posted 01.04.2016 | Canada Living

8. Add greens to every meal.

Cheers to Vancouver's Craft Beer Scene

Yelp Canada | Posted 08.09.2016 | Canada British Columbia
Yelp Canada

As we all know, Vancouver is in one hell of a drought right now, let's all save water by drinking more beer! In the past few years Vancouver's craft beer scene has exploded into a myriad of fabulous places to imbibe fresh, local beer, and we're here to give you the heads up on some of the best.

How to Be a Civilized Cyclist

Lisa Orr | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Living
Lisa Orr

Summer is in full swing here in Toronto and fabulous events like Pride and the Pan Am games will be bringing lots of visitors to the city. That also means lots of traffic, which means it's time for me to get back on my bicycle.

Being Selfish Just Means Taking Care of Yourself

Shannon Mulligan | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Living
Shannon Mulligan

I like being selfish. I'm not sure when it came to be a bad word, but to me, it's always spoken of the power of self-confidence. Of knowing what you want, what makes you happy, and making that happen for yourself.

Get Your Kicks on Bicycle Route 66

Bryen Dunn | Posted 05.09.2015 | Canada Travel
Bryen Dunn

Most know the history behind the iconic Route 66 highway that runs across the USA. Now Adventure Cycling's 2,493-mile bicycle route will revitalize the "Main Street of America" -- this time with travelling cyclists.

Canada by Cargo Bike

Chris Bruntlett | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Bruntlett

This would be the first time anyone attempted such a vast distance on a cargo bike. But Lamar saw it as the perfect way to show people across the country what a cargo bike is, and what it is capable of. The mission was a simple one: "I wanted to inspire individuals, families, and businesses to consider the endless possibilities of a cargo bike."

Toronto Woman Warns Cyclists About Company Cutting Bike Locks

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 08.14.2014 | Canada

A Toronto woman who thought her bike was stolen only to discover security guards from a nearby building had confiscated it has launched a social media...

Bored of Your Exercise Routine? Add a Spin Class to the Rotation

Dr Dina Kulik | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Living
Dr Dina Kulik

If you're getting tired of your usual workout, try a spin class instead. The instructors play high-intensity songs with dedicated rest periods to deliver an amazing and energetic work out. You sweat. A lot. At least, if you're doing it right.

Absolutely Breathtaking

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Experts predict that 2014 will be the year of the bike, as cycling continues to gain fans worldwide. Following the trend, a number of co...

Biking In The City May Be Hurting Your Health

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 12.31.2013 | Canada Living

Urban cycling, while good for the environment, may pose a risk your health, a new Dublin study has found. Cycling in congested cities could do mor...

Six Tips for Niagara-on-the-Lake Visits

Travelzoo Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Travel
Travelzoo Canada

Being a Toronto native I have been to Niagara Falls many times, but never actually spent quality time in Niagara-on-the-Lake. What a completely different experience! There are many ways to experience the region, but here is a list of tips and tricks that we discovered on our getaway:

SavvyMom Roundup: Talking with Toddlers and More

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Our crack team at City Hall wasn't all that caught my attention this week. Funny parenting videos, more viral ads from Kmart, technology in sports and a great bike for families, all the way from Denmark, made the list. Sorry Rob, you've had too much air time already.

Bikes, Trikes and Great Gear for All Ages

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

There is nothing like your first set of wheels -- and learning to ride them is a very big deal. Here's our list of not-to-be-missed bikes, trikes and great gear for all ages.

The Most Efficient Transportation On the Planet

David Dodge | Posted 03.31.2013 | Canada Living
David Dodge

Ever since the 1950s the car has been the accidental architect of our cities. Billions of dollars have been dedicated to roads, overpasses, tunnels and other car infrastructure. Enter the bicycle. It is the most efficient form of transportation on the planet.

Lance Armstrong, Champion Doper?

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 10.25.2012 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

If you work at ESPN, CBS, The Huffington Post, TSN, Sportsnet, FOX Sports, CBC, BCC, Some French Television Station Whose Sole Goal in Life is to Tarnish American Superstars, Al-Jazeera, or any other credible mainstream news organization, your goal is not to speculate over whether Lance Armstrong is guilty or not. It's to report the facts.

Is Your Bike Ruining Your Sex Life?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Living

The many benefits of cycling have been expounded for years -- the cardiovascular exercise, the strengthening of muscles, the reduction in stress. But ...

From Vibrators to Parents Fails, the Best of the Week

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 07.26.2012 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

After a long weekend and a short week, there was a lot in my inbox to review. Here are the five things that caught my attention this week.