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The Challenge of Becoming Bike-Friendly

In the recent Lethbridge municipal election several candidates campaigned in part on making the city more bike-friendly. This was a major criterion that I used when deciding who earned my vote. It’s a tough issue to tackle, since the source of most of that relative friendliness or hostility is coming from drivers, and council can’t just force drivers to be more considerate to cyclists. Except for maybe transit drivers, and perhaps they can start there.

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Facing Off Against Cancer

I’ve curled for the Cancer Society, and I’ve biked for Southern Alberta Bible Camp. Isn’t it about time that I played hockey for a good cause? I thought so, too, and fortunately, I have just that opportunity one month from now.

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The Lethbridge Hurricanes have a new logo

The Lethbridge Hurricanes have a new logo, and I didn’t design it. Prevailing thought was that the club would promote my third jersey logo to full time use for this season, so I’ve been getting lots of questions about my feelings toward the new logo. Here are my thoughts.

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I Rode for a Reason

You may have heard about my enrolment in the 2013 Ride for a Reason. The ride was this past weekend, and not only did I complete the ride, but I thoroughly enjoyed it as well. There will be more of these rides in my future.

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