November 20th, 2016 — It has two flat tires and no chain and judging by the state of the cables the brakes don’t work but on Main Street by Terminal Avenue nothing is safe so it’s locked all the same.
July 18th, 2016 — A cyclist rides along the Arbutus Corridor north of King Edward Avenue which was in the past two weeks cleared of tracks and then covered with gravel.
August 16th, 2015 — This bicycle was photographed at Canada Place in Vancouver but I’m pretty sure it’s been to the Tour de France. Note the full corked wine bottle in the rear water bottle holder. If there’d been a baguette in the front water bottle holder I’d be absolutely positive.
June 4th, 2015 — This man was hit by a car while cycling along Pender Street in downtown Vancouver. It was a slight collision, the cyclist explaining to a pedestrian who witnessed the incident that he didn’t really think the car hit him, this despite the rear wheel being destroyed and the frame bent. He was more concerned with getting to a nearby bike shop where he hoped repairs could be made quickly as he had some people to meet up with in Richmond.
December 7th, 2014 — Bike lanes are a contentious issue in Vancouver. All the more so when they appear almost unused on a sunny, reasonably warm, Sunday afternoon in December and there is a line up of cars restricted from using an entire lane over the Burrard Street Bridge that in the past was dedicated to automobiles.