Calendar

May
10
Tue
Flat-Fix Workshop @ Sweet Petes
May 10 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sweet Pete’s Bike Shop1204 Bloor St W, TorontoDont get left on the side of the road with a flat tire. Know how to fix it! Here’s your chance to understand your bike and learn basic maintenance and how to fix that flat. It’s a hands-on clinic, so bring your bike.Sign up >Space is limited to 6 people

May
17
Tue
Discuss bike fitting @ Sweet Pete's
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sweet Pete’s Bike Shop 1204 Bloor St W, Toronto Minor changes in the way your bike is set up can have a major impact on your riding. Come out for this in-depth conversation on bike fit. Sign up >Space is limited to 18 people

Jun
5
Sun
Flat-Fix Workshop @ The 519
Jun 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:59 pm

Right before The Big Meeting The 519 519 Church St, TorontoDont get left on the side of the road with a flat tire. Know how to fix it! Here’s your chance to understand your bike and learn basic maintenance and how to fix that flat. It’s a hands-on clinic, so bring your bike.Sign up >

Jun
14
Tue
Hills Clinic @ High Park
Jun 14 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

This clinic is designed to help you get up those hills more easily.Meet at High Park Subway station (High Park Avenue entrance)Sign up on Eventbrite

Jun
15
Wed
Bike Skills Clinic @ Leslie Street Spit
Jun 15 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

This workshop is designed to teach techniques that will make you more efficient and confident on your bike. We’ll discuss proper gearing, bike handling and much more.Meet at the beginning of Leslie Spit – 1 Leslie St.Sign up on Eventbrite

Jun
21
Tue
Bike Skills Clinic @ Leslie Street Spit
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

This workshop is designed to teach techniques that will make you more efficient and confident on your bike. We’ll discuss proper gearing, bike handling and much more.Meet at the beginning of Leslie Spit – 1 Leslie St.Sign up on Eventbrite

Jun
23
Thu
Hills Clinic @ High Park
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm

This clinic is designed to help you get up those hills more easily.Meet at High Park Subway station (High Park Avenue entrance)Sign up on Eventbrite

Jun
4
Sun
Mandatory Flat Fix Seminar @ The 519
Jun 4 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

It doesn’t matter how experienced a rider you are. At some point you will get a flat tire. And if you don’t know how to fix a flat, it’s a complete game changer, leaving you at the mercy of riders or drivers around you or forcing you make a desperate phone call. Don’t let a flat ruin your ride. Knowing how to change a flat and the tools you’ll need will give you the confidence that you won’t ever be stranded. Come out and learn how. Bring your bike and tools for this hands-on seminar.

This is mandatory for anyone who has yet attended a Flat Fix clinic.

Apr
7
Sat
Outdoor Training Kick-Off at Sweet Pete’s @ Sweet Pete's Bike Shop
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Our good friends at Sweet Pete’s will be hosting a training kick-off evening for Bike Rally participants on Saturday, April 7, 6:00 – 9:00 pm at 1204 Bloor Street West. They will run short 15 minute sessions on:

  • fixing flats,
  • how to estimate a good bike fit, and
  • advice on gear and apparel.

Whether you’re new to the Bike Rally or a seasoned veteran, there’s something for everyone to get you ready to hit the road. Sweet Pete’s will also be providing 20% off parts and accessories (excluding Garmin), and 10% off bikes.


Sweet Pete's Bike Shop logoSweet Pete’s Bike Shops have been long-time supporters with over 10 years of engagement with the Bike Rally. From amazing support the week of the Ride from Road Support mechanics to lots of in-store discounts on cycling merchandise. Sweet Pete’s is there to support you on your Friends For Life Bike Rally journey.

www.sweetpetes.com
t: (416) 533-4481

Apr
14
Sat
Bike Rally Expo! @ PWA
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

A one day event to check off some of those required seminars: the First Year Orientation and the Flat Fix Seminar. There will also be a speaker from HEAL Nutrition to talk about how you should manage your diet as you increase your training, as well as what to eat and drink on the bike. The First Year Orientation and Flat Fix Seminars will be run twice each, at 10:45 and 12:30, and the Nutrition Seminar at 2pm. This will also be an opportunity for riders to try on the jerseys to make sure you get the sizing right. This all goes down at PWA at 200 Gerrard Street East on Saturday, April 14.