Category Archive for "News"

National Volunteer Week

Bicycle SA is extremely fortunate to have a strong support network of volunteers and with the arrival of National Volunteer Week, we would like to acknowledge the awesome and tireless work that they put in to help Bicycle SA be who…

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Bike Meet at Bowden

** community announcement ** This Saturday 21st April Adelaide Bike Kitchen (ABK) is hosting a Twilight bike market at 22 Gibson St from 4-6pm, followed by tasty local street food and live music from local (Mabiina Party) and interstate (Lily…

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Adelaide Cyclist to Become Youngest Person to Ride around the Planet

February 23, 2018

Jimmy Ashby has been doing cycle touring since the age of 14 and after four years of self supported long distance tours, Jimmy is preparing for his biggest ever challenge, an around the globe ride. In completing the ride, Jimmy…

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Cycling to work: major new study suggests health benefits are staggering

January 24, 2018

Authors Jason Gill Reader, Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow Carlos Celis-Morales Research Associate, Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow Research has consistently shown that people who are less physically active are both more…

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Adelaide’s Cycling Future is in Your Hands

Fund My Neighbourhood is a state government funded initiative that allows members of the community to propose neighbourhood improvement projects. Members of the public can then nominate the neighbourhood improvement projects they most value. There are a range of great cycling…

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Road injury toll heads up wrong path for cyclists

September 13, 2017

Today’s release by the Medical Journal of Australia of a study led by Dr Ben Beck, at Monash University, showing a doubling of hospitalised major trauma for cyclists in the last nine years is the clearest warning yet that the…

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Decade decline in children’s bike sales points to crisis of physical inactivity

August 31, 2017

The Australian Cycling Promotion Foundation has released some very concerning data relating to the national sales of children’s bicycles. Sales of children’s bicycles have hit a new low leading to concerns that Australian children are not active enough to ensure…

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Australian Walking & Cycling Conference

The 2017 Australian Walking and Cycling Conference is over for another year and Bike SA’s Gold Sponsor support of the event was again justified thanks to some standout thinking from participants. With the theme ‘low tech movement in a high…

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A Simple Ride – SALA Exhibition

Meet Adelaide based designer Mandi King, ceramicist Eija Murch-Lempinen, and illustrator Jillian Packer of “A Simple Ride” opening August 7th at Bike SA. Can you talk a little about your approach to the subject of bikes and riding in your work…

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Velo City 2017

Christian HaagChristian Haag is the CEO of Bicycle SA and while he doesn’t wear lycra – he does ride a Mountain Bike.More Posts – Website

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