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ghaith sabri

Cyclist Profile: Ghaith Sabri

Sabri riding through Point Pleasant Park with his dog Falafel. Photo: Julia Manoukian. When Ghaith Sabri is granted his Canadian citizenship, he’s going to celebrate by cycling across the country. “It’s really a big deal,”…
Jim Dikaios

Cyclist Profile: Jim Dikaios

“I’m not good. I mean, I’m an ‘ok’ rider, but… I just love to ride” After over thirty years riding bicycle, for 53 year old Jim Dikaios it’s all about being a kid again. “My…
Postcards for Mayor Savage

Lobbying Mayor Savage

Summer is in full swing now and there are more people riding bicycles on Halifax’s roads than ever before! These voices are being heard here in Halifax as several hundred postcards were delivered to Mayor…
Halifax Cycling Coalition's 7th Birthday

2014 Bike Awards Winners

Thank you for joining us at our 7th birthday party and bike awards. We had a great time sharing stories, meeting new people, and celebrating individuals and businesses that are doing great things to make…

Nova Scotia Bike Summit

Join Bicycle Nova Scotia for the 9th Annual Bike Summit, October 17-19 in Halifax. The weekend kicks off with a free public lecture by Elly Blue on Friday, October 17 at 7pm (Dalhousie University, Room…

Nocturne Halifax by Bike

Not sure how to start your Nocturne Halifax adventure on October 18? The Halifax Cycling Coalition is here to help! Dress your bike (and yourself!) with lots of lights and meet us at the Hydrostone…

North Park St Roundabouts Letter to Council

The following letter was sent to HRM councillors this morning: Dear HRM Councillors, We have been eagerly following the developments concerning the roundabouts on North Park St. We believe that the proposed designs (referred to…

Winter Bike to Work Day 2014

February 14th is rapidly approaching, and you know what that means: Winter Bike to Work Day! This holiday, celebrated around the world with cards and lavish gifts for your freezing-cold bike is back and we…