A Life with Bicycles: Book details incredible collection of late Mike Barry

  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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Nzinga Wright: Midwife on two wheels

This story is from the dandy ARCHIVE issue 9, 2012. Photo by Molly Crealock. On December 12, 2018, Doug Ford the Premier of Ontario, announced that his government is cutting funding for the Ontario College of Midwives. He’s also cutting … Continue reading

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New film aims to animate the story of cycling pioneer Nora Young

Above centre, Nora Young readies herself for competition at the 6-Day Race event at Maple Leaf Gardens in 1936. Credit: Nora Young Collection/Julia Morgan Nora Young blazed a trail on two wheels Now a film about her aims to combine local … Continue reading

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She Really Rides!! Opening October 4 at Fix Coffee + Bikes

She REALLY Rides!! Bicycles and sculptures by Coco Menk Fix Coffee + Bikes is pleased to host the opening reception for “She REALLY Rides!!” on October 4, 2018, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. In the male-dominated world of cycling, … Continue reading

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