I am honoured to be able to share with you the stories around the humble bicycle that help to shape our future for the good. I also believe that conversations around advocacy needs more female energy to remind us of the values in cycling: social inclusion on the bike and off, and in discussions affecting the design of cities for people. ⠀
Founder, Susan Stokhof is attending the Urban Planning program at the University of Amsterdam to develop a rich understanding of a cycling city. Returning home, she will present her findings to the City of Victoria on what it’s like to truly be a cycling city. Let's get into it.
This coming summer, 2018, I am going to The Netherlands where I will immerse myself in the Dutch lifestyle and experience true urban cycling in the city of bikes that embraces people and place. Specifically, I will be attending a 3-week program at the University of Amsterdam. This is a graduate-level program that will unravel urban cycling from a critical and interdisciplinary perspective. Drawing on historical and current events, engage with top Dutch and international experts and leaders; as a student I’ll learn a host of essential skills that support meaningful understanding, developing and fostering of cycling cities. In the fall of 2018 I plan on presenting my findings. Learning from the world’s leading cycling city, Amsterdam, and understanding how...
It's that time of year. Before we know it, Christmas will be here. To make sure your gifts arrive in time we've created our Holiday shipping schedule. If you're not sure what to get for the cyclist in your life, gift cards are always a great idea. If you want to see our line of classic European handbags & panniers in person, we'll be at the Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse on December 16th, 11 to 5pm. Details inside.