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Statement from AMS Bike Co-op condemning pride flag burning

Yesterday, members of the UBC Pride Collective found the rainbow flag erected to celebrate OUTweek burned off the pole outside of the SUB. This act of bigotry and hatred has no place on our campus, nor in our communities. The […]

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New Blog Feature: Book of the Month!

Believe it or not, the AMS Bike Co-op has an eclectic collection of books available to borrow in our space in the basement of the old SUB. The library boasts titles such as Divorce Your Car and BC Car-Free and topics range from gender theory to bike mechanics and everything in between […]

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BikeMaps.org : A crowdsourced tool for mapping cycling safety

Did you have a near miss on your bike to work today? Would you like to alert fellow cyclists to a hazard such as broken glass? BikeMaps.org is a website where you can log cycling incidents: collisions, near misses, hazards, or thefts […]

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We’re Hiring an Education & Outreach Coordinator!

Our current Communications and Outreach Coordinator is leaving to cycle in faraway lands, and therefore we’re hiring a new permanent staff member! Check out the job posting below and tell all of your cycling obsessed friends. Education & Outreach Coordinator Hours […]

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The Baby Eater and the Flea: the Stories Behind Pro-cycling Nicknames

Pro-cycling has a history of giving wonderful, weird, and terrifying nicknames to its stars. Below are just a few of the greats of the male pro-cycling world and their even greater nicknames. The Baby Eater or The Tashkent Terror Djamolidine […]

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Wednesdays are Volunteer Day!

Introducing your new favourite day of the week… Wednesdays at your local community bike shop are about to get a lot more exciting. Starting January 6th 2016, Wednesdays are volunteer days at the Bike Kitchen. That means that every Wednesday […]

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