Choosing a Bicycle Helmet – Bicycle Safety Campaign

In Newfoundland and Labrador all persons riding a bicycle are required to wear an approved helmet. Here’s some key factors when you choose a bicycle helmet. Bicycle helmets fall within three basic types: Recreational helmets will provide basic impact protection for casual riding. Road bike helmets are designed to be light weight, well ventilated and […]

Pre-Ride Bicycle Inspection Checklist – Bicycle Safety Campaign

Before a ride do a quick bike inspection to increase your safety, comfort and enjoyment. Check the air pressure of your tires and compare it with the recommended pressure listed on the sidewall. Test brakes for stopping power. Squeeze brake levers to insure that the brakes firmly grip the wheels. For bicycles with disc breaks, […]

Tips for Cycling on Multi-Use Trails – Bicycle Safety Campaign

Multi-use trails are non-motorized and shared by a variety of users such as cyclists, walkers, joggers, and parents with small children. The users move at different speeds as they have different abilities. The following cycling tips will helps everyone have a safe and enjoyable time. Always wear a helmet and avoid wearing headphones or earbuds. […]

Cycle for Sight 2020

Cycle for Sight is happening on Saturday June 20th! No barriers to participating: Free registration No fundraising minimums Fully accessible program so anyone and everyone can participate from their own home. Paralympian athlete ambassadors are participating and cheering us all on this year! Ways to participate: Go to CycleforSight.ca on Sat. June 20 th to […]

iBike Camp on Sept 14

iBike camp takes place on Sept 14 at Pearlgate Track and Field Complex. Fun biking skills, obstacle courses, games, prizes & more for adults & children aged 6+ with disabilities or difficulty learning to ride.