Apr. 17, 2015

iRide visits Abbotsford Outdoor Lifestyle Show, Finds Extraordinary Talent in Lions Bay and Rolls Out in Langley

iRide Head Coach and Coordinator Ben Chaddock rallied Head Coach Wes Ochitwa and apprentices Nigel Thompson and Jeff Thulin to run a special 1-day iRide event at the Abbotsford Outdoor Lifestyle Show on Sunday …

Apr. 9, 2015

iRide Reaches New Communities with 13,000 kids now booked

iRide Vancouver Head Coaches Julian Base and Wes Ochitwa continued coaching events across the Lower Mainland last week with the help of apprentice coaches. World's Junior Bronze DH medalist, Micayla Gatto; 2015 Track Omnium …

Apr. 2, 2015

iRide remounts after Spring Break

Returning from spring break, iRide coaches rolled into the spring calendar with a 2nd flock of bicycles in tow. Thirty new bicycles joined the fleet with a mix of 14.5" and 13.5" Norco Indie …

Mar. 26, 2015

La Bicicletta Pro Shop Donation To Help Get Kids Started In Cycling

In support of CyclingBC's iRide program, La Bicicletta Pro Shop in Vancouver recently gifted over 350 water bottles and top-brand cycling kit valued at $12,000. Clothing pieces range from Castelli custom garments, created for the …

Mar. 19, 2015

Spring Break For iRide

With school students enjoying Spring Break across the province, Cycling BC's iRide program took the opportunity to visit the Vancouver Bicycle Trade Show, prepare our 2nd bicycle fleet for action and of course run …

Mar. 12, 2015

Students Get Outside With iRide For Spring

This week Cycling BC's iRide program finished its first full week of outdoor programming and worked with a total of 500 students. Field trips to the Burnaby Velodrome and TaG Cycling wrapped up and …

Mar. 4, 2015

Burnaby Velodrome Hosts Field Trips As iRide Expands To 10,000 Students

This week Cycling BC's iRide program hit its target of over 10,000 students booked for programs across the province in 2015. Last week was a great example of the growth of the iRide program, with …

Feb. 26, 2015

iRide Begins Field Trips to Abbotsford BMX & Burnaby Velodrome

With spring just on the horizon, Cycling BC's iRide indoor programs started a new field trip this week.  Last Friday's BMX field trip for distance-education students of the Summit Learning Center in Mission, BC …

Feb. 19, 2015

iRide After-School in North Vancouver

Have fun at the iRide Program at your school? Want to keep riding with your friends? Anyone ages 6 through 12 is encouraged to join us this spring at iRide's After-School program …

Feb. 18, 2015

Record iRide Enrolment Following Global TV Interview

Following a recent morning feature on Global TV with sports host Jay Janower, Cycling BC's iRide Schools and Community Program is rapidly closing in on its 10,000 student enrollment goal. Amidst the beautiful weather this …

Feb. 12, 2015

iRide Schools Coaching Seminar

Over 20 new coaches were trained as iRide instructors this past weekend! These newly minted coaches will help us get helping young people and adults to get inspired to cycle more regularly and develop the skills …

Feb. 11, 2015

iRide Field Trip at TaG Cycling

CyclingBC's iRide Schools and Community Program continued last week with a TaG Cycling visit for grade 7 students of Braemer Elementary. Older and therefore stronger than our previous grades, cycling coaches Lesley Tomlinson and …