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Bike Valet Volunteers needed

The Bike Valet is getting into full swing and needs your help to make Saskatoon a greener place. We have two Bike Valets going on almost everyday from June 30-July7 so we need all hands on deck. The Jazz Festival’s main stage at the Bessbourogh will have a valet and the free stage in Victoria…

Volunteering for the 2022 Children’s Festival

We are very glad that you are one of our Bike Valet volunteers. We are looking forward to seeing you at the 2022 Nutrien Children’s Festival of Saskatchewan! This year the Children’s Festival requires a Criminal Record Check and vulnerable sector check for all volunteers on site. This is 100% to provide the best protection…

We Want Your Help!

We hope you’ve had a chance to cycle around Saskatoon as we celebrate BYXE Week and Bike to Work Day. We’ve had a lot of fun working with the City of Saskatoon to make the week a good time and to remind people of all the reasons to love riding a bike: freedom, exercise, fuel…

BYXE Week 2022 kicks off this Saturday

IceBreaker Slow Roll – this Saturday, May 14 at 2pm On May 14th 2022, please join us in The ICEBREAKER Slow Roll. Unlike most of the slow rolls this summer, this first one will have muffins! However, we need you to tell us you are coming so we know how many muffins to have on…

The BIKE VALET for 2022 needs your help!

We’re back with the Bike Valet after a long Covid layoff and looking to get more people to their activities using their bikes again! This year, Erin Edwards will be coordinating the volunteers again. Hopefully you are one of those volunteers! Ben VanDenberg will be the onsite supervisor at each Bike Valet. So far we…

2022 Sask Marathon Bike Valet Volunteering

You can volunteer for one or more shifts using the link below. However, we wanted you to know where you are going to find the Bike Valet on the Marathon’s big event space. The Bike Valet is in the bottom right corner of this map. Volunteer for the Saskatoon Marathon – Sunday, May 29

Wayfinding on Wheels

By Jason Hanson, Saskatoon Cycles Operations Manager We live in a complicated world. 7.9 billion of us stress-test the social and environmental limitations of the planet every day, bumping into one another as we scurry from one task to the next. We are expected to manage our own individual perspectives, interests, and needs at exactly…

BYXE Winter 2022

Exciting times! This winter, “Bike to Work Day” will be the physically-distanced “BYXE Week”, where you’re encouraged to get out and explore a snowy Saskatoon by bike, anywhere, anytime, and all week! Commit to riding your bike any time during BYXE Week, February 14 to 21. Register for a chance to win prizes! Register below…

Thinking about transportation with a “C.A.R.” framework

By James Arnold, board member, Saskatoon Cycles I get car by riding a bicycle. I’m a mostly retired clinical-community psychologist, and board member of Saskatoon Cycles. I mostly travel around by bike. I’m very interested in making people’s lives happier and less stressful by looking at things within our city. Environmental and community psychology researchers…