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Sign up for Intro to Mechanics this October

Registration is open for our Intro to Mechanics series running in the month of October (and then again in November). Over 4 Thursday evenings sessions from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm learn everything from fixing a flat to truing your wheels, overhauling your bearings and tuning your brakes and derailleurs. Sign up for […]


Volunteer Bike Building for Those that Don’t Have Access

This Summer we introduced a brand new program and are currently looking for volunteers! On Monday evenings we build and repair used bikes to be given to those that need them, but don’t yet have access. We work with groups such as Bici Libre to get in contact with individuals that […]


Building my First Bike: an Apollo Custom Sport

by Kim Trainor At the beginning of the year I decided to learn how to fix my own bike after a series of unfortunate flats on my ancient Norco step-through: sudden inner tube failure; broken rubber rim strip; pierced last-minute-replacement plastic rim strip followed by dramatic explosion of inner tube […]


We’re hiring 2 Marketing Assistants!

The Bike Co-op and Bike Kitchen are currently hiring 2 UBC Work-Learn positions for the September 2015 to April 2016 school year. The positions are suited to marketing or business students interested in developing and implementing a marketing plan for a non-profit organization.  In order to be eligible, the applicant […]


Bike Rentals Temporarily Discontinued

The Bike Kitchen is currently in the process of selling our rental fleet and will not be acquiring new bikes until the new year (at the latest). Bikes are still available for rent on campus at More Bikes, or consider becoming a part of our campus bike share.


Bike Kitchen closed Labour Day weekend

The Bike Kitchen will be closed Saturday, September 5 through Monday, September 7 for Labour Day weekend. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday. Have a great long weekend!