Complete. The racks are loaded and unloaded; tables & trailer returned, Facebook checked and it’s time to try and sleep. While it was cool (really, really) to have the Mayor come by, but what strikes us is the people that contact us, year after year to volunteer. It isn’t fancy work, it can be stressful,… Read more »
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What a wonderful day we had in Lethbridge with BikeBridge Cycling Association at the FO Eagles hall. The Alberta Motor Association came to share the information on their regular and bike assist programmes. Two shops, Berts and Mac’s and Alpenland brought out bikes, and we had a great assortment of bikes from private sellers…. Read more »
Can’t go to bed yet, I’ve got to post that Alpenland is coming to the Lethbridge Bike Swap, too. Glad to have you!
Trucks are booked! I’ve always had good service and vehicles with AVIS and have decided to go with a quality (read – safe) supplier this year. Believe it or not, there is no real price difference! The cube vans are not available on-line, so see Dave at the 5707 MacLeod Trail SW location.
The paperwork is in order. Bert and Macs is joining us. The plan is in place. The Kijiji ad has had over 500 visits. BikeBridge is ready to roll, and most importantly, lunch has been ordered for the volunteers. See you at the FO Eagles Hall, 631 – 13 St N. Sale starts at 12:30… Read more »
Wow – we were out at the Ecole St. Cecilia School 4th bicycle Re-cycle and Exchange Event this morning. Check out their details through our Sponsors and Participants page. Harry and his crew started accepting, sorting, checking, and fixing bikes Thursday night and had 310 kids and adult bikes ready to go at 9:00. Most of those… Read more »
Q: Is this a cash only event? A: Nope! For 2013 we’ve had some help from our bank, and have 3 terminals for your speedy debit transaction checkout.
That’s right, the Alberta Motor Association is a major Sponsor of Alberta Bike Swap. The Community Services section has recognised the value Alberta Bike Swap is providing to the cities we are involved in, and an opportunity for AMA members to benefit as well. At the Calgary and Edmonton Bike Swap events, AMA will… Read more »
For our first event in Lethbridge, we’re using a different timing than Calgary and Edmonton. Sellers drop off bikes from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM , then the sale runs 12:30 – 3:00 PM.
Like bikes? Like riding bikes? How about 3000 km in 3 weeks? That’s what Jasper Fire Chief Greg Van Tighem plans on doing later this month. Greg will ride from Wickenburg Arizona, to Jasper Alberta – all on Route 93. I’ve seen Greg and his Rockhopper Team at the Hinton MS Mountain Tour, so it… Read more »