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BikeWorks
EBC operates two non-profit, volunteer-run community bike workshops. We sell bikes (starting at $10), accept donations, and teach you to fix your bike for as little as $2/hr.
BikeWorks
Two non-profit, volunteer community workshops. Learn from mechanics for $2/hr. Bike sales starting at $10.
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The Spoke
The Spoke is a free program for youth aged 12-17. Over the course of a 6- to 8-week program, participants learn with volunteer mentors to repair & maintain a bike. Each participant leaves The Spoke with their very own bicycle!
The Spoke
The Spoke is a free earn-a-bike program for youth. Youth work with volunteer mentors to build their own bicycles!
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You Can Ride 2
EBC is a partner in a free learn-to-ride program and adapted bike loan pool for children with special needs.
You Can Ride 2
EBC is a partner in a free learn-to-ride program and adapted bike loan pool for children with special needs.
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Rentals
We rent bikes for getting about the city or river valley, including several tandem bikes. Daily, weekly or monthly rates.
Rentals
We rent bikes! $20/day, $50/wk, $100/mo. Double for tandem rentals.
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Bike parking
Rent or purchase bike parking racks through us to support our youth programs, or request racks on public property.
Bike parking
Rent or purchase bike parking racks through us to support our youth programs, or request racks on public property.

Calendar

  • BikeWorks Schedule

  • Events

    • Starts: 6:30pm
      Ends: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 8:30pm

      Description:

      Want to help out at BikeWorks? Attend this orientation and learn how you can lend a hand.

      http://yeg.bike

      It takes a small army of volunteers to keep BikeWorks running every day and we welcome anybody who would like to join our community. Learn how you can lend a hand by attending a Volunteer Orientation! You'll find out how you can help keep the shop running smoothly, learn a little bit of the history and philosophy of EBC, and get connected with other volunteers.

      BikeWorks volunteers receive benefits including after-hours access, volunteer pricing, free private courses, social events, and of course the opportunity to learn mechanic skills while helping people to fix their bikes.

      Existing mechanical experience is always welcome, but not necessary. There are opportunities for non-mechanical volunteers, as well as opportunities to develop new skills.

      Visit http://edmontonbikes.ca/bikeworks/ for more information about BikeWorks.

    • Starts: 4:00pm
      Ends: Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 6:00pm

      Description:

      Want to help out at BikeWorks? Attend this orientation and learn how you can lend a hand.

      http://yeg.bike

      It takes a small army of volunteers to keep BikeWorks running every day and we welcome anybody who would like to join our community. Learn how you can lend a hand by attending a Volunteer Orientation! You'll find out how you can help keep the shop running smoothly, learn a little bit of the history and philosophy of EBC, and get connected with other volunteers.

      BikeWorks volunteers receive benefits including after-hours access, volunteer pricing, free private courses, social events, and of course the opportunity to learn mechanic skills while helping people to fix their bikes.

      Existing mechanical experience is always welcome, but not necessary. There are opportunities for non-mechanical volunteers, as well as opportunities to develop new skills.

      Visit http://edmontonbikes.ca/bikeworks/ for more information about BikeWorks.

    • Organization: MS Society of Canada
      Event…

      Starts: 8:00am
      Ends: Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 4:00pm

      Description:

      Organization: MS Society of Canada
      Event contact: [email protected]

      The Johnson MS Mountain Bike Tour is a unique, adrenaline packed weekend located in the scenic Rocky Mountains. All you need is a bike and the passion to end MS.

      Whether you are riding for a personal challenge or for a friend or family member, your participation is important. Your involvement will help fund programs and services for Albertans impacted by MS as well as fund ground breaking research to help find a cause and cure.

      Go to www.msbike.ca or phone 780-463-1190 to register today!

    • Organization: MS Society of Canada
      Event…

      Starts: 8:00am
      Ends: Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 4:00pm

      Description:

      Organization: MS Society of Canada
      Event contact: [email protected]

      The Johnson MS Mountain Bike Tour is a unique, adrenaline packed weekend located in the scenic Rocky Mountains. All you need is a bike and the passion to end MS.

      Whether you are riding for a personal challenge or for a friend or family member, your participation is important. Your involvement will help fund programs and services for Albertans impacted by MS as well as fund ground breaking research to help find a cause and cure.

      Go to www.msbike.ca or phone 780-463-1190 to register today!

    • All EBC members are welcomed to attend…

      Starts: 6:30pm
      Ends: Monday, September 12, 2016 - 9:00pm

      Description:

      All EBC members are welcomed to attend and contribute to the board of directors meetings which are held monthly. The board of directors governs the direction of the organization so we welcome and value the input of our membership. Members are able to participate in all aspects of the board meetings except for the votes on motions.

      The location and agenda for this month's meeting are posted a few days in advance at http://edmontonbikes.ca/w/Board_of_Director's_Minutes

      Please RSVP to [email protected]

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    Non-EBC events are third-party events happening in Edmonton. These events are posted by members of the public, and are not necessarily endorsed or vetted by the Edmonton Bicycle Commuters Society.

    BikeWorks

    We have two locations to serve you.
    Information & Hours

    South Location

    8001 102 St Phone: 780.433.2453 Regularly scheduled hours (closed holidays) CLOSED August 1 Sunday: ** 2nd & 4th Sundays are general public BikeWorks program hours from 1-5pm. Monday: 6pm - 9pm

    North Location

    9305 111 Ave (SW corner of building) Phone: 780.433.2453 Regularly scheduled hours (closed holidays) CLOSED August 1 Sunday: 1pm - 5pm Monday: Closed *

    Recent News

    Isaak Kornelsen Memorial Ride

    On Friday, August 26, 2016, join us at 5:30pm in front of Edmonton City Hall (Sir Winston Churchill Square) for a memorial ride in honour of Isaak Kornelsen. The ride will proceed slowly and in legal order to the Memorial Parklet for Isaak Kornelsen at 10151 82 Ave. This ride is both a celebration and remembrance of Isaak’s life, as well as a demonstration in support of dedicated, safe cycling infrastructure. (read more…) »

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    Join EBC and Harcourt House as we ride to different galleries in downtown Edmonton for an afternoon. Take in art, speak with curators and enjoy a few gallery tours.

    Our schedule for Saturday, August 20:

    • 2:00 – Nina Haggerty
    • 2:55 – Borden Park
    • 3:50 – CARFAC
    • 4:25 – Harcourt House

    This event is free. You are responsible for bringing your own safety gear, lock, equipment, and water. We will meet at Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts (9225 118 Ave).

    Don’t forget: the 2016 Community Garden Bicycle Tour is happening the morning of August 20 as well! You can participate in both!

    The 5th year of Sustainable Food Edmonton & Edmonton Bicycle Commuters community garden bicycle tours is happening Saturday August 20, 2016!

    Discover the people power and plants production in some community gardens in north-central Edmonton. Each garden will have a host to share the stories of their garden – how the garden operates, how it came to be, and its impact on the local community. (read more…) »

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    Are you comfortable biking home at night through the river valley? Have you been the target of catcalls or other verbal harassment while riding to work? Do you worry about being run off the road or injured while running mundane errands?

    Tell us your stories of being the target of harassment, threats, or aggressive driving, while riding your bicycle. (read more…) »

    High Level Park

    In the last two weeks, we have received nearly 60 reports of collisions or near-misses on the High Level Bridge.

    In Monday’s Mayor’s Q & A on CBC Edmonton AM, Mayor Don Iveson was asked about safety issues on the High Level Bridge. He said, “If it becomes necessary…that we have to turn the east side into a proper sidewalk and keep the west side as the shared-use pathway that you can continue to ride, that’s something that will be evaluated and decision will be made in due course.”

    (read more…) »

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    Join us as we ride to different galleries in downtown Edmonton for an afternoon. Take in art, speak with curators and enjoy a few gallery tours.

    Our schedule for Saturday, July 9:

    • 2:00 – Latitude 53
    • 2:50 – Mile Zero Dance
    • 3:40 – SNAP
    • 4:30 – Alberta Craft Council

    This event is free. You are responsible for bringing your own safety gear, lock, equipment, and water. We will meet at Latitude 53 (10242 106 St).

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    Have you witnessed any close calls or collisions on the High Level Bridge? Help us collect information to help advocate for improvements.

    While walking or cycling across the High Level Bridge:

    • Have you witnessed or been involved in a near-miss or collision?
    • With the bridge itself, or with other people?
    • Have you been injured, or witnessed an injury?

    We are collecting reports to gather safety statistics about the pathways on the bridge to help us advocate for improvements. Please fill out and share this survey.