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Atlanta Bicycle Coalition and SoPo Alliance Listening Session – Monday, October 13, 6:30pm

Join the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition and the Sopo Bicycle Coop for a listening session regarding the proposed alliance between the two organizations. The event is open to the public and we urge anyone who has an interest in the future of either organization to attend.

Georgia State University, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, 14 Marietta Street, Room 750, Atlanta, GA, US

Please RSVP via Facebook or Eventbrite so we know how much pizza to order.

SoPo is leading a ride from the shop to the listening session. Meet at 545 at SoPo, roll at 6.

DFL >DNF

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Thanks Rhys May Jewelry!

Thank You to The Bicycle Wheel

A big thank you goes out to The Bicycle Wheel in Johns Ferry. They recently donated 33 bikes, a unicycle, and other bike stuffs. 33 Bikes!

This awesome donation will go a long way to helping out folks. Bikes are in the shop. Some bikes are headed to Beltline Bikes in Adair Park. Lots of bike love being spread around Atlanta.

We can’t say thanks enough. And remember, donations to SoPo are tax deductible, we are a 501c3 non-profit.

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The Terminus 5C: a Bicycle Challenge

This Saturday, October 4th, come out for the fun. From our friends at The Mobile Social, a benefit for the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition

Order tickets via Eventbrite:
http://theterminus5c.eventbrite.com/?aff=efbevent

the Terminus 5C: a bicycle challenge
5 cycle-friendly bars.
5 physical & mental challenges.
5 hours to make the rounds and win as many points as you can.

The Terminus 5C is an annual fundraising bicycle ride for the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition hosted and run by The Mobile Social.

Idea:
Bike to as many of the stops as you can, completing both mental and/or physical Challenges. The better you do at the Challenges, the more points you get. Points to win amazing prizes. The Terminus 5C isn’t about being fast… it’s about completing the 5 Challenges.

Grand Prize:
Globe City bike from SOPO.

Other Prizes:
Swag from New Belgium Brewing, The Atlanta Cycling Festival and The Spindle ATL.
Gift cards to Villains Wicked Heroes and Form Yoga.
(2) One-month family membership and belay lesson at Stone Summit.
Tune up from Atlanta BeltLine Bicycle.
…. and really, a lot more. To much to list. So, we won’t.

Date:
Saturday, Oct 4th
11am : Registration at Woodruff Park.
12pm : The adventure begins.
5.30pm : After party.

Registration Info:
– $10 ABC Member (Gets you in the challenge & bracelet to after party/keg)
– $20 Non-ABC Member (Gets you an ABC Membership, access to the challenge & bracelet to after party/keg)
***Prices go up $5 for day of registration***

 

October Bike Commuter Breakfast

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Another great bike commuter breakfast with contributions from the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, Batdorf & Bronson Coffee, and hosted by Atlanta Beltline Bicycle. Thanks to all!

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Shop Mash Up

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Met Will on the Beltline, he needed a wrench to tighten up the bolts on his rear wheel. We got to talking and he told me about his custom bike with several shops contributing.

Frames from Starter Bikes, welding by Carver, and some parts from SoPo.

Atlanta Streets Alive

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Another Atlanta Streets Alive has come and gone. It’s still amazing to see all the people on the street enjoying themselves with all that ASA, local businesses, and participants offer. This is a great event for Atlanta.

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