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by shawn
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: TripleShot Cycling
Topic: 2020 Women's Clinic
Replies: 3
Views: 740

Re: 2020 Women's Clinic

UPDATE: Yesterday, B.C.'s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, issued a provincial health officer order cancelling all gatherings of more than 50 people. Based on this directive, and advice from our provincial health authority about the need to "flatten the curve" for transmission of COVID-19, t...
by shawn
Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Ride Planning
Topic: Ride with Instafund La Prima Racing Sunday, March 15th
Replies: 0
Views: 729

Ride with Instafund La Prima Racing Sunday, March 15th

At Broad St. Cycles we are super excited to be the official supporting bike shop for Vancouver-based UCI Continental women's race team, Instafund La Prima. Please join us next Sunday, March 15th, for a social ride from the shop with members of the team, including rider Isabella Bertold, Sport Direct...
by shawn
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: TripleShot Cycling
Topic: 2020 Women's Clinic
Replies: 3
Views: 740

Re: 2020 Women's Clinic

Registrations have been pouring in! In fact, we have decided to open up additional spots to accommodate the demand. If you, or somebody you know, have been thinking about signing up for 2020, please do so quickly to avoid disappointment.
by shawn
Fri Feb 28, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: New cycle cross track
Replies: 1
Views: 410

Re: New cycle cross track

This is a really exciting development for Greater Victoria. Locals Jon Watkin, Drew Mackenzie and Parker Bloom are chief instigators so it's sure to be great :)
by shawn
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: TripleShot Cycling
Topic: First Aid Certification
Replies: 12
Views: 766

Re: First Aid Certification

You're most welcome! If I remember correctly, we did spend a bit of time in positions suited to stretchy clothing last time 😁 We can pay at the second session. I'll make sure to get those details tonight. I don't think you need to bring anything special, but you may wish to prep by having a listen t...
by shawn
Mon Feb 10, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: TripleShot Cycling
Topic: First Aid Certification
Replies: 12
Views: 766

Re: First Aid Certification

FYI we checked and anyone riding their bike to the course can bring their bike inside :)
by shawn
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: TripleShot Cycling
Topic: First Aid Certification
Replies: 12
Views: 766

Re: First Aid Certification

First session is tomorrow night, Tuesday, Feb. 11th. 5:30pm at Alert First Aid, 920 Johnson St. Unit A.

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by shawn
Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: TripleShot Cycling
Topic: First Aid Certification
Replies: 12
Views: 766

First Aid Certification

Just over 3 years ago, we booked a private first aid course for TSC members. Since the certification expires after 3 years, it's time for a repeat. I've booked the "Emergency First Aid with CPR" course with Alert First Aid, customized to address the particular situations that we may encounter while ...
by shawn
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Indoor Workouts with Kelly Guest
Replies: 0
Views: 1562

Indoor Workouts with Kelly Guest

Hey, all. I did a block of indoor workouts coached by Kelly Guest this past Fall and thought some of you might be interested in the next block. Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:30pm January 8th - March 11th. Mondays are coached through the magic of the internet. You stay in your own home and log onto the l...
by shawn
Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: Ride Planning
Topic: 30th December - Bikes n' brunch ride
Replies: 28
Views: 2515

Re: 30th December - Bikes n' brunch ride

In...at least for the brunch :)
by shawn
Sat Dec 28, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Ride Planning
Topic: Dec 29 To Sooke via The Goose
Replies: 4
Views: 625

Re: Dec 29 To Sooke via The Goose

I'll meet up with you along the way at The Nest.

I'm voting for a snack stop at the Stick. Egg-a-majig for the win :)

Shawn
by shawn
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Website Banner Photos!!
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Website Banner Photos!!

Just a nod of thanks to the person responsible for the photos that are coming up on the TSC website banner. Ever-changing and beautiful!
by shawn
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Victoria ranked most bike-friendly city in Canada
Replies: 4
Views: 558

Re: Victoria ranked most bike-friendly city in Canada

Dolly, I'm impressed by your restrained hand gesture! If anyone wants to give some feedback about the next phase of bike lane construction, you can shoot an email to the City here: engage@victoria.ca There's a fairly sketchy looking proposal for Richardson. As one gentleman put it in the CHEK broadc...
by shawn
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Meet and Greet with Iris Slappendel Tuesday, Dec. 3 6-8pm @ Broad St. Cycles
Replies: 5
Views: 802

Re: Meet and Greet with Iris Slappendel Tuesday, Dec. 3 6-8pm @ Broad St. Cycles

Good old boys are always welcome. Dogs too :) I hope you and the pup had fun!
by shawn
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Meet and Greet with Iris Slappendel Tuesday, Dec. 3 6-8pm @ Broad St. Cycles
Replies: 5
Views: 802

Meet and Greet with Iris Slappendel Tuesday, Dec. 3 6-8pm @ Broad St. Cycles

Retired Dutch pro Iris Slappendel is visiting Victoria next week and will be dropping by Broad St. Cycles. She's offered to put on a little event for our local community so we will be throwing the doors open for a meet and greet. She will be joined by local former pro Annie Ewart. Not only is Iris a...
by shawn
Fri Nov 22, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Cyclocross & Gravel
Topic: Vintage British Cross
Replies: 3
Views: 462

Re: Vintage British Cross

Thanks for the tech support, Ann :)
by shawn
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Cyclocross & Gravel
Topic: Vintage British Cross
Replies: 3
Views: 462

Vintage British Cross

Bike tosses! Dramatic music! A Valley of Death! Vintage 'cross footage of the British Cyclo Cross Championship, Yorkshire,1962, including the women's race is featured in this article: https://journal.rouleur.cc/super-tough-cyclo-cross-1962-style-featuring-beryl-burton/ You can find the video link in...
by shawn
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: General Banter
Topic: Bike Parking Downtown - GVCC Survey/Recommendations
Replies: 0
Views: 1314

Bike Parking Downtown - GVCC Survey/Recommendations

More civic engagement opportunities! Copied below is a post written by Todd Kalyniuk on behalf of the GVCC regarding the recent survey about bike parking downtown and recommendations to Council based on the results of that survey. There is an opportunity for cyclists to support the recommendations b...