Cycling

A cyclist was hit by a vehicle at Ethel St. and Stockwell Ave. (Photo/Jordy Cunningham)

Cyclist hit by vehicle at Ethel Street and Stockwell Avenue

The incident happened around 9:15 a.m. Aug. 11

 

The West Kelowna RCMP continues to investigate after a cyclist died from injuries following a collision with an SUV on August 1 (Black Press Media file)

West Kelowna cyclist succumbed to injuries following crash

The cyclist collided with a small SUV

 

(COSAR/Facebook)

Injured cyclist rescued in Central Okanagan Search and Rescue’s 51st task

Cyclist suffered a head injury while riding along Myra Canyon

 

Okanagan Granfondo 2022 Kids’ Piccolofondo on Lakeshore Drive in Penticton. (Logan Lockhart- Western News)

Young cyclists take over Penticton’s Lakeshore Drive for Okanagan-wide bike ride

Saturday’s Piccolofondo was the prelude to the Okanagan Granfondo Sunday, July 10

Okanagan Granfondo 2022 Kids’ Piccolofondo on Lakeshore Drive in Penticton. (Logan Lockhart- Western News)
A B.C. cyclist was awarded $261,000 in damages after getting struck by a driver	in 2015. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

B.C. cyclist injured after driver turned right on red awarded $261K

James Christopher Rouse says he can no longer bike due to anxiety

A B.C. cyclist was awarded $261,000 in damages after getting struck by a driver	in 2015. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
The Okanagan Granfondo has sold out with a record 3,000 cyclists registering for the July 10 event through South Okanagan. (File photo)

From Penticton to Oliver: Okanagan Granfondo bike ride returns next week

The event will close several roads across the South Okanagan on July 10

The Okanagan Granfondo has sold out with a record 3,000 cyclists registering for the July 10 event through South Okanagan. (File photo)
Abbott/Casorso Active Transportation Corridor needs extra funds to finish. (File photo)

Kelowna’s Abbott/Casorso Active Transporation Corridor to cost $800,000 more

Additional funds needed to cover construction inflation, final project scope, and tender pricing

Abbott/Casorso Active Transportation Corridor needs extra funds to finish. (File photo)
Kelowna’s Cory Krist set a blistering pace nobody could match in winning the Kal RATS Sprint Triathlon Sunday, June 26, in Vernon. Krist was the only competitor out of 79 to cover the run-bike-run event in under 60 minutes. (Roger Knox - Black Press)

Vernon triathlon makes successful return, despite no swim

After poor water quality closes Kin Beach, Kal RATS Sprint Triathlon goes to run-bike-run race

Kelowna’s Cory Krist set a blistering pace nobody could match in winning the Kal RATS Sprint Triathlon Sunday, June 26, in Vernon. Krist was the only competitor out of 79 to cover the run-bike-run event in under 60 minutes. (Roger Knox - Black Press)
(Photo - Third Space Charity/Contributed)

West Kelowna resident cycling across B.C. for mental health awareness

Biffart’s journey started on June 5 and he aims to be done on the 21st

(Photo - Third Space Charity/Contributed)
Okanagan College President Dr. Neil Fassina, left, B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Rob Flemming, centre, and Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran, right were on hand to celebrate the completion of the Ethell/Casorso Active Transportation Corridor. (Photo/Gary Barnes)

Minister celebrates Kelowna’s active transportation prowess

B.C. Transportation Minister Rob Flemming was on hand for the event

Okanagan College President Dr. Neil Fassina, left, B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Rob Flemming, centre, and Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran, right were on hand to celebrate the completion of the Ethell/Casorso Active Transportation Corridor. (Photo/Gary Barnes)
Cyclists make their way down the REV — Reseau Express Velo — on St-Denis Street during the morning commute in Montreal on Thursday, June 2, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

As gas prices spike, Montreal’s bike culture seen as model for rest of the country

City boasts network of bike lanes that are protected from the rest of the street

Cyclists make their way down the REV — Reseau Express Velo — on St-Denis Street during the morning commute in Montreal on Thursday, June 2, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
E-bike regulations could be streamlined along the Okanagan Rail Trail to ensure a smooth ride for all users. (HelloBC photo)

Lifting of Okanagan Rail Trail e-bike ban gains traction

Class 2 electric bikes closer to being allowed on North Okanagan portion

E-bike regulations could be streamlined along the Okanagan Rail Trail to ensure a smooth ride for all users. (HelloBC photo)
GoByBike Week in the Central Okanagan is May 30-Jun 5. (Photo/Gary Barnes)

Reach for your bike instead of your car keys: Kelowna mayor

Registration for GoByBike Week is still open for a chance to win a trip for two to the Netherlands.

GoByBike Week in the Central Okanagan is May 30-Jun 5. (Photo/Gary Barnes)
More than 30 teams participated in the 2022 Cycle for Strong Kids (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
More than 30 teams participated in the 2022 Cycle for Strong Kids (Brittany Webster - Capital News)
Adam Hoerdt is seen with his bicycle and caravan Thursday morning in Fairfield. The second leg of his cross-Canada cycling fundraiser for ARVC will take three months and is tasked with raising $75,000 for an electrophysiologist fellowship in Toronto. (Evert Lindquist/News Staff)

Cross-Canada journey launches from Victoria for under-researched heart condition

Man who lost wife to ARVC hopes to raise $75,000 with second three-month leg of cycling trek

Adam Hoerdt is seen with his bicycle and caravan Thursday morning in Fairfield. The second leg of his cross-Canada cycling fundraiser for ARVC will take three months and is tasked with raising $75,000 for an electrophysiologist fellowship in Toronto. (Evert Lindquist/News Staff)
Jacinta D’Andrea is inviting everyone to participate in Go By Bike Week, May 30 to June 5. She said it’s an opportunity to make a difference in the community’s air quality, get some exercise and just have fun. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Park the car and use active transportation instead May 30 to June 5

Spring Go By Bike Week encourages active transportation, raises awareness of need for infrastructure

Jacinta D’Andrea is inviting everyone to participate in Go By Bike Week, May 30 to June 5. She said it’s an opportunity to make a difference in the community’s air quality, get some exercise and just have fun. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
The collision happened just before 7 a.m. on Highway 97 at Parkinson Road. (Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)

Struck cyclist was trying to cross highway: Kelowna RCMP

The cyclist died of his injuries at the scene.

The collision happened just before 7 a.m. on Highway 97 at Parkinson Road. (Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)
The Greater Vernon Advisory Committee will review a bylaw that bans class two and three e-bikes on the Okanagan Rail Trail at its next meeting on Wednesday, June 1, 2022. (Contributed)

E-bike restriction on Okanagan Rail Trail to be reviewed, following complaints

A petition has been launched opposing a bylaw banning two classes of e-bikes on the trail

The Greater Vernon Advisory Committee will review a bylaw that bans class two and three e-bikes on the Okanagan Rail Trail at its next meeting on Wednesday, June 1, 2022. (Contributed)
(Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)

Van strikes cyclist, drives over sign and through fence in Kelowna

The incident happened on Dickson Avenue, Thursday afternoon

(Jordy Cunningham/Capital News)
(Hoodoo Adventures Instagram)

Old rules, new signs, never-ending complaints for North Okanagan Rail Trail

RDNO bylaw no. 2834 banning class 2 and 3 e-bikes was adopted in July 2021

(Hoodoo Adventures Instagram)