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Cycling thru COVID-19 Photo Contest
October 26, 2019 Renewable Energy Fair by ReThink at Red Deer College. We represented the bicycle as green transportation. Also had an electric bicycle to try out from Wipe-Out Ski & Bike!
August 11, 2019 Cyclovia Red Deer returned 10 a.m.-2 p.m.! Downtown Red Deer! What a great time we had! See the photos HERE!
August 10th Berry Architecture Wellness Ride
Money raised went to support Central AB Mental Health Association & Central AB Brain Injury Society.
July 17th 9am We're in the Westerner Parade! Join us! See the photos HERE!
June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Free Cycle Tours Downtown Library. Bring you bike, helmet & water bottle. Meet at patio, south side of library 11am - 1:30pm
June 1st to Kerry Wood Nature Centre. Weather was perfect!
June 8th Waskasoo Trail to Red Deer Farmer's Market. Weather held up and explored some nature along the way.
June 15th to the Dawe Community Bike Fair & Repair Cafe. Lots happening at the Dawe!
June 22nd to Heritage Ranch.
June 29th to Discovery Canyon
Last guided ride!
June 5th 3-7pm
Clean Air Day Event at Kerry Wood Nature Center. There will be a Bike Tune-up Clinic and a Guided Ride to Mackenzie Trails. What a fun time we had!
Click here for photos.
June 3rd World Bike Day ReThink Red Deer & Climate Leadership Lab brings you Ed Talks - Gary Millard, President of Bike Calgary, will speak on Bicycling? What's Not to Love - 7-8:30pm in the Snell Auditorium at the Downtown Public Library. What a great evening with great insight regarding how to make cycling safer. Click here to see the photos.
June 2-8th National Commuter Challenge. Not to late to sign up and put in last weeks CO2 reducing activities! Click here.
The first week of June is Canadian Environment Week!
May 22nd Central AB Regional Trails Society (C.A.R.T.S.) AGM Click HERE for more info. Let's link our communities!
April 21st Eggstravaganza at the Kerry Wood Nature Center 1-4pm. Great fun, new members and prizes won!
February 8th Commit to International Winter Bike to Work Day! Results! Winnipeg came 6th! Calgary 10th! Edmonton 15th! Whitehorse 32nd! Lethbridge 68th! Saskatoon 118th! Banff 135th! Regina 180th! Lots of very wintery days!
Red Deer EcoLiving Fair + Workshops March 25, 2017
A very successful day with new member sign ups!
It was a beautiful day for our group ride finished off with icecream!
VOLUNTEERS have been found! It's WORTH it!
Annual Dawe Community Bike Fair and Repair Café June 10, 2017 12:30-4pm Thank you so much to RDABC, Optimist Club of Red Deer and Wipe-Out Ski&Bike volunteers who helped to make the annual Dawe Community Bike Fair and Repair Cafe such a great event. The weather didn't stop 60+ people who came to fix bikes, pick up new bikes for their kids, learn how to take care of their bikes. - Tatiana Tilly
Friday May 13th - Another great event!
Was it your lucky day?
Saturday, June 18th from 12:30 till 4pm Another great event day enjoyed by all!
July 13/16 Way to go, Alberta Health Services staff in Red Deer delivering the "Learn to Ride" program! Their vision is "All individuals will be able to experience the freedom that comes with cycling."
Friday, February 13
Met a lot of people interested in bicycle commuting that generated great conversations and signed up a NEW member!
See you in 2016!
See you next year! Mark your calendars! Friday, May 13, 2016
Very simply, it's a pledge to ride your bike every day in April, however far you want, no matter what the weather! Thanks to everyone who participated!
"You Can Ride TWO", a bike program for children with special needs which will run for 6 weeks beginning in May. Thank you to everyone who volunteered! Jan Gervais at 403.340.2606
May 9, 2014 Friday
How do you donate a bike at Red Deer Bike Swap? In Red Deer on May 9th at Bower Kin Community Centre 85 Boyce Street between 4:00-8:45 please take the bike you want to donate to our bike swap. The Red Deer Optimist group has expressed an interest in picking those bikes up. A well attended event! See you next year!
May 31,2014 4:30-6:30pm
Canadian Winter and Summer Games Olympian Clara Hughes visits Red Deer on her cross-Canada bike tour for mental health. She arrives May31st @5pm-ish (depending on cycling conditions) at Parkland Mall in front of Safeway. Come early and join the family activities around mental health and healthy living, build a noisemaker to welcome Clara on arrival! Organizations on site will be:
On Saturday June 1, there will be a youth-oriented breakfast to give Clara a great send-off on the next leg of her journey!
Check out the photos from the event!
Check the RESULTS! We came in 3rd for our city size! Right behind Victoria!
June 7 & 8 Red Deer
Just click on this title and register!
July 26-27, 2014 A two hundred km. bike ride from Sylvan Lake to Caroline with an overnight stop at Sanctum Retreat Center. Ninteen cyclists braved a two hundred km bicycle ride and raised approximately $15,000. A huge thanks to all our cyclists and their sponsors for making this year so successful. See you in 2015!
August 16, 2014 Saturday
Cycle 25, 50 or 100km in beautiful Central Alberta! They support safe cycling! A great turnout this year! Over $23K raised for Central AB Mental Health Association!
Volunteers needed! The most needed position is the role of Course Marshal, which is crucial for ensuring safety of cyclists and spectators along the route. Other positions are still available, including Volunteer Coordinators at the check-in, individuals interested in festival activations, and hospitality area hosts. Depending on applicants’ interests, there are opportunities to fill other roles, including media operations and television production runners. Interested applicants can register and find more information at
Will be entering Red Deer on Thursday the 4th!
5th Annual RDABC Bike Parade!
September 13, 2014
Show your support for safe cycling in Red Deer!
Meet at 10:00am at the
Cultural Services Centre
We had a great ride down Spruce Drive and ended at City Hall for a rally with our Prez, Greg Neiman!
Many new people became members!
2 speakers are lined up from a cycling organization in Ontario, who have extensive backgrounds in connecting with the local governments and working with municipalities to integrate cycling into the community. Similar to last year, there will be ample opportunity to discuss the topics with the speakers and break off to talk about how to incorporate the ideas into your own organizations. Great speakers and info! See you next year!
Bring your favorite beverage or mug and enjoy some home-baking while we plan our next wheel revolution! Wecome to Brie who has become our Treasurer and Guillerrmo who has become our Secretary! And a big Thank You to Keith for having filled both positions for several years!