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Meet Our Communications Coordinator: Kristina!

Kristina recently joined the AMS Bike Co-op as our Communications Coordinator. She was born and raised in Victoria, BC, and studied in the Land and Food Systems Department at UBC after a brief stint in writing, performing arts, and opera. She become a dedicated cyclist in her senior year of […]

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The Bike Kitchen is closed May 18!

The Bike Co-op and Kitchen will be closed Monday, May 18 for Victoria Day. Maintenance Monday will be cancelled. Regular shop hours and programming will resume on Tuesday.

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Trip Report: Bike Tour to Wildwood on Vancouver Island!

As April came to a close, some of our members, along with Varsity Outdoors Club members, ventured on a 1-night trip to Vancouver Island to visit an “eco-forest” owned by The Land Conservancy and stewarded by the Ecoforestry Institute. Located near Ladysmith, Wildwood is a working experiment in “sustainable selective forestry,” whereby they harvest less […]

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Meet a Board Member: Amir!

Amir is a current Bike Co-op Board Member. Born and raised in Iran, he is currently in the first year of a PhD program in Mechanical Engineering at UBC. Apart from biking, he enjoys other outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, and camping. How did you get into cycling? My dad […]

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Bike Ride to Belcarra Park

Last weekend the Bike Co-op took a group ride to Belcarra park. The 90km round trip took 4 and a half hours of riding time with a break at Belcarra Park in Anmore where the sun was out and the grass was green! The ride followed bike lanes the entire […]

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Transit Referendum: vote yes despite legitimate concerns

Lots of buzz has been going around on the upcoming transportation plebiscite in Metro Vancouver. We published a blog post back in January that debunked some myths regarding the plebiscite. The Bike Co-op has started to hand out information around campus on how to sign up to vote for the […]

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