One ride is better than none

By James Durand In a country where we’re so fortunate, lucky, even…

  • Jun 30, 2020


Campbell River sees COVID-19 cycling boom

Bike sales and service up at local bike shops


What I want doesn’t always count

I was a lucky kid and when I was 10-years-old, my parents…

  • Jun 17, 2020


Speed and manners

I was raised in sports where speed was very important. I played…

  • Jun 3, 2020

Catch the cycling bug!

What an incredible few months it has been. In our last article,…

  • Jun 2, 2020

SPIN MY RIDE: Back to school…

By James Durand I was in North Van doing a bit of…

  • May 13, 2020

Campbell River Bike shop raises funds for park project

Final stage of construction to include four runs of varying skill levels

Cycling advocates say a different mindset is needed for people taking it up

Cyclists have seen a visible increase in bike usage during the pandemic

Parents who ride without helmets are a bad influence

Before we get too far into this week’s version of my wandering…

  • Apr 28, 2020

B.C.’s Ride to Conquer Cancer postponed until 2021

2,100 riders had signed up for the massive annual fundraiser for the BC Cancer Foundation

Are bikes essential? Who’s to say?

Obviously it’s been a messed up few weeks for … well, everyone.…

Spanish traveller cycles across Europe and Asia; stops in B.C. for a visit

Nestor Yuguero has been pedaling across the world since June to spread solidarity

Hey, you been riding much?

Hey, you been riding much? This is a standard question in the…

  • Feb 27, 2020

Commitment gets you results

By James Durand It sounds like such a simple statement, but like…

  • Feb 20, 2020

The new community ambassador

Swicked is turning 10 next month. When we started this little bike…

  • Feb 13, 2020

City of Campbell River to remove parking, install bike lane along Hwy. 19A between 5th and 6th Avenues

Cyclist safety was a concern after repaving highlighted a pinch-point between bikes and traffic

Vancouver Island’s West Coast going wild about cycling

Ongoing project will tie Tofino and Ucluelet together with a paved cycling trail