We are not for profit organizations focused on providing a venue for people (beginners to advanced mechanics!) to learn how to fix their own bikes and build community. Member groups of TCBC have been helping Torontonians of all ages to build and maintain their own bicycles in Toronto since 2005!

Resources & Services Available During COVID-19

Emergency Repair Kits

Emergency Repair Kits are available for FREE at several of our member locations to help provide continued DIY repair assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. The kits include almost everything required to safely complete 1 of 3 basic repairs: Flat Fix, Brake Pad Replacement, Chain Installation

Contact Charlie’s FreeWheels (ainsley@charliesfreewheels.ca) or Gateway Bike Hub (Abrah@gatewaybikehub.org) to request a free kit!

Bike Sales

Bikechain: By appointment only (https://bikechain.ca/used-bike-sales/)

Bike Pirates: By appointment only (http://bikepirates.com/usedbikesales/)

bikeSauce: Curbside bike sales, Wednesdays (5-8 pm) & Saturdays (12-3pm)

Regenesis Cycle York: By appointment only, email cycleyork@regenesis.eco

Part Sales

Bikechain: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, 12-5pm

Bike Pirates: New parts only. Tuesdays, 5-7pm & Saturdays 12-3pm

bikeSauce: Wednesdays (5-8 pm) & Saturdays (12-3pm)

Regenesis Cycle York: By appointment only, email cycleyork@regenesis.eco

Repair Assistance

Bikechain: PWYC bicycle repair by appointment. (https://bikechain.ca/single-issue-repairs/)

Gateway Bike Hub: Free bicycle repair, starting Monday May 4. Contact Info@Gatewaybikehub.org to book a drop off.

Regenesis Cycle York: Fee-based repairs by appointment only, email cycleyork@regenesis.eco

Scarborough Cycles: Thursdays 1-4pm

Tobermory Bike Hub: Weekdays on Instagram, 1:30pm for online DIY help

Educational Resources

Charlie’s FreeWheels: Learn-a-Bike Program & online DIY repair kits

Tobermory Bike Hub: Live events, Thursdays, 4pm. and Mon/Wed/Fri for short videos on Instagram.

Follow these TCBC groups on Instagram for ongoing educational videos and repair assistance:

Bikechain (@bikechainUT), bikeSauce (@bikesauceto), Bike Pirates (@BikePirates), Charlie’s FreeWheels (@CharliesFreewheels), Gateway Bicycle Hub (@GatewayBikeHub), Regenesis Cycle York (@regenesisyork), Tobermory Bike Hub (@culturelinkbikehub)

Our Locations


TCBC Contacts

Bikechain 563 Spadina Cres.; bikechain@utoronto.ca

bikeSauce 341 Broadview Ave.; info@bikesauce.org

Bike Hub 15 Tobermory Dr.; bikehub@culturelink.ca

Bike Pirates 1564 Bloor St W; info@bikepirates.com

Charlie’s FreeWheels 242.5 Queen St. E; info@charliesfreewheels.ca

Cycle York 95 The Pond Rd.; info@regenesis.eco

Gateway Bicycle Hub 10 Gateway Blvd., Suite 100B; info@gatewaybikehub.com

RESCUE BIKE at the South Riverdale Community Health Centre 955 Queen St. E. pyoung@srchc.com

Scarborough Cycles 3079 Danforth Ave. mmacaraig@accessalliance.ca

Tobermory Bike Hub 15 Tobermory Drive dretren@culturelink.ca

The Toronto Community Bike Collectives network was established through the support of the 2018 Metcalf Foundation Cycle City program. Thank you from all of us!

Metcalf Foundation