A Life with Bicycles: Book by Mike Barry details his incredible bicycle collection

  Mike Barry was a Canadian cycling legend. He founded of one of Canada’s best bicycle brands, Mariposa, and ran a bicycle shop called Bicycle Specialities for many years in Toronto. A Life with Bicycles: a collection from 1878 — 2003 is a … Continue reading

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Toronto History Ride

Words and pictures by Jun Nogami Toronto Centre Cyclists organized a Toronto History Ride which was a group bike ride up and down the Don Valley, followed by a series of lectures about the history of bikes in Toronto. We … Continue reading

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Velo Aquatico

Velo Aquatico is an exhibit of fish themed art, both static and kinetic sculptures, as well as other pieces, all fabricated from bike parts. It is the work of Alberto di Ciccio. Alberto was hard to miss during the annual … Continue reading

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Westward Ho! Bloor bike lane extension meeting

Tonight was Westward Ho!, a community meeting organized for the Bloordale neighbourhood to educate people about the issues surrounding a possible westward extension of the Bloor bike lane as far as High Park. It was organized by frequent Dandyhorse contributors … Continue reading

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The perfect commuter: Clare Barry and her everyday bike

This article was originally published in dandyhorse issue 3. The perfect commuter Clare Barry ~ One of the joys of my day is commuting to and from work on my bike. I can carry all I need and navigate very easily … Continue reading

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