CAB Community Access Bikeshare Membership Giveaway – How would you use a full year subscription

In support of CAB’s crowd-raising campaign May 1-15, WaterlooBikes is giving away a one year membership to the reader who provides the most compelling use-case of how they would use a CAB (Community Access Bikeshare) membership. Either respond to the comments in this post, on our facebook page or directly via waterloobicycles@gmail.com. The winner will be chosen by the CAB team by the end of the week. For a detailed review of how the bikeshare works refer to our post from Sept 2013.  If you’re interested in a Bikeshare membership sign up here. The fleet is ready to be used with stations at … Continue reading CAB Community Access Bikeshare Membership Giveaway – How would you use a full year subscription

2013 in review – WaterlooBikes

2013 will be a true springboard year for the WaterlooBikes community. We welcomed a few new writers giving all of us a spark. This year saw a first as WaterlooBikes stepped out of the realm of the internets and into the physical world, setting up a booth celebrating lifestyle cycling at NightShift. It was a blast, and this Baboe cargo bike was a definite hit. The springboard is the King Street redesign petition for protected bike lanes. It’s been our most engaging topic ever. It’s given us a taste for working ahead of the curve to impact change within our region. A shout … Continue reading 2013 in review – WaterlooBikes

Oktoberfest Parade Cyclists Wanted – Help promote our BikeShare

FIVE more cycling volunteers needed to help promote a cycling culture in Kitchener Waterloo by riding a bikeshare bike in the Oktoberfest Thanksgiving Day Parade. First 5 commenters will be contacted by Adrian from CAB Bikeshare and given further details (valid email addresses needed and will only be shared with Adrian). Community Access Bicycles, BikeKitchener and the Kitchener Market are sharing a float that features bicycles in this year’s Oktoberfest Parade. It’s a great way to showcase cycling as an integral part of our transportation system. An additional bonus is that this will help us promote CAB to a wide audience. (Remember our review … Continue reading Oktoberfest Parade Cyclists Wanted – Help promote our BikeShare

REVIEW: Community Access Bike Share in Kitchener Waterloo

One of the most exciting things I’ve done over the last couple weeks is take out a Bike Share membership with CAB (Community Access Bike Share). The more I use the service the more excited I get about my $30 expenditure. Its a made for Waterloo Region in Waterloo Region, people oriented, affordable bike share that I hope becomes more accessible to the rest of Waterloo Region.  It’s a non-profit service where as a community we’re going to discover what it means to share a bicycle (the sesame street sense of the word). Support K-Ws CAB bike share by registering today, … Continue reading REVIEW: Community Access Bike Share in Kitchener Waterloo