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Community Events, Pedal Play - Kanata North 2017

Registration is open for our Annual Mobile Bike Rodeo

We had the 1st ever Mobile Bike Rodeo in October last year. It was a huge success and we also got a fair bit of feedback. We have listened and are happy to say that we will be having the 2nd annual Mobile Bike Rodeo on June 4th from 1-4pm. It's going to take place… Continue reading Registration is open for our Annual Mobile Bike Rodeo

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Monna's Weekly Bike Safety Tip

Monna’s Weekly Bike Safety Tip – Sharing the Road with Trucks

Trucks have huge blind spots, and are not able to see cyclists trying to pass them, or when entering intersections, making right-hand turns. These images have been taken from inside a large truck.   TAKE SPECIAL CARE with garbage trucks as they can be operated from both right and left sides - which further increases… Continue reading Monna’s Weekly Bike Safety Tip – Sharing the Road with Trucks

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From Car Seat to Bicycle Seat, it’s Bike to Work Month

Cycling is increasing in popularity for a number of reasons. It's great for the environment, amazing for your overall mental & physical health, saves money on gas & car maintenance. It’s spring, the snow is a distant memory, it’s time for people to come out of hibernation and get active again. Most people ride their… Continue reading From Car Seat to Bicycle Seat, it’s Bike to Work Month

Pedal Play - Kanata North 2016

Prizes Prizes Prizes

You came out one Saturday To Pedal Play Participated in activities And got your passport stamped Submitted it for a prize draw Voila you won a prize!! How do you know if you won a prize? It's very simple, we have contacted you via email or phone depending on the information you provided. When and… Continue reading Prizes Prizes Prizes

Pedal Play - Kanata North 2016

A big thank you to our prize donors

What can I say, Pedal Play - Kanata North was a huge success. We had many volunteers and 100 participants! I just wanted to say a special thank you to all the businesses that generously donated prizes to support our community event. They are in alphabetical order Busktukah for gift certificates Fun Haven - multi-pack… Continue reading A big thank you to our prize donors

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Pedal Play – Kanata North 2016 Route

Pedal Play is the 1st mobile bike rodeo. It's going to debut in Kanata North, Ottawa on Saturday, October 1st in the Beaverbrook and Kanata Lakes neighborhoods. Cyclists of all ages will follow a designated route to parks and schools, to learn about safety though interactive and fun games. The best part they will get… Continue reading Pedal Play – Kanata North 2016 Route

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Movibelo teaching ABC’s of biking

We are all about keeping things mobile with that in mind we are excited to announce that Mobivelo will be at Pedal Play - Kanata North.   They will be on site to help you with the ABCs of biking. Who are Mobivelo and what do Mobivelo do? Mobivélo was created by a husband-and-wife team… Continue reading Movibelo teaching ABC’s of biking

Pedal Play - Kanata North 2016

Save the Date

We are very excited to announce the 1st event. Pedal Play –  Kanata North 2016 A moving bike rodeo When: Sat. October 1st 2016 Group lead rides: 10am – 1pm (12 groups, leaving every 15minutes) Start: Beaverbrook Community Center, 2 Beaverbrook Rd, Kanata, ON K2K 1L1 End: Whalen Park, Kanata, ON K2K 3K5 Guided tours… Continue reading Save the Date

Pedal Play - Kanata North 2016

Finalizing the route

The initial vision was for the route to involve places that people would visit on a regular basis i.e. schools and parks in the area. I noted this down and did a test run of the route. It seemed doable, however depending on the age of the participants it could be long. There would be… Continue reading Finalizing the route