Urban Biking

How to Be a Civilized Cyclist

Lisa Orr | Posted 06.28.2015 | 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.

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...

Not Matter Of Bikes vs. Cars

Brent Toderian | Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Brent Toderian

There's too much pitting of self-described "drivers" and "cyclists" against each other. Most North American families are actually multi-modal - they drive, walk, and probably take transit and bike in at least certain circumstances, if not routinely. Certainly many who cycle, also drive, and visa versa. We need a more sophisticated discussion about how we get around in cities, and it starts with this -- it's not about loving your bike. It's about loving what biking does for cities.