News

Members Only Spring Cleaning Sale

What: 30% off fixer-upper bike sale When: Saturday, April 28, 2018 Where: Good Life Community Bike Shop – 6016 3rd St. SW, Calgary, AB Who: Members only   On Saturday, April 28th, Good Life Bikes will be having a spring cleaning sale. All fixer-upper bikes will be 30% off for our members. It’s easy to… Read more »

Alberta Bike Swap 2018

Where: City Centre Parkade, 340 10 Ave SW When: May 5, 2018 Consign: 8:00am – 2:00pm Buy: 2:30pm – 4:00pm Donate: 8:00am -4:00pm Good Life Community Bike Shop will be participating in Bike Swap! We will be there bright and early at 8am accepting donations. We are also in need of many volunteers to help… Read more »

April Newsletter

Monthly Update Happy April! Spring is here! (…Hopefully?) Whether your bike has spent the winter months cooped up in a garage or trudging bravely through the snow, we can get your baby warm weather ready. Come in for a spring tuneup today as we look forward to the sunny days ahead! Thank You for Saving… Read more »

Bike Store Day at The Good Life Community Bike Shop

The first Bike Store Day takes place across Canada on March 24, 2018 “Bike Store Day was conceived in 2017 at a gathering of independent bike store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding the hundreds of independently owned bike stores in Canada. Originally conceived… Read more »

Want to Help Save The Good Life?

First of all: THANKS FOR THE OVERWHELMING ONLINE SUPPORT! As some of you may have already been aware, The Good Life is at risk of closing down for good at the end of March. Please feel free to contact us if you want more details and didn’t receive our newsletter earlier this month. We’ve been… Read more »

VOLUNTEERS WANTED

Hey you! Yes, you! You who wants to learn more about bikes! Come volunteer for The Good Life Community Bike Shop! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Seriously, we will teach you everything you need to know and not everything volunteers do involves bike mechanic work. So go ahead and register, you know you want to 😉  … Read more »

GEM Potluck and Movies!

We’d like to invite you to join us for a special GEM day this Wednesday, February 14th 11-8pm. We will be screening various feminist, and queer minded films through out the day (movie listing TBD) with a potluck starting at 4pm!  Allies welcome after 6pm.  Bring some snacks, a dish or just yourselves. Big thank… Read more »

We are Hiring!

The Good Life Community Bike Shop is looking for some radical bike enthusiasts to join our team. Please review this job description to find out more about our organisation and the positions available. We are looking for a new dynamic team member for a part time position as a Good Life Greaser! Send your resume… Read more »

Annual Memberships

New Annual Memberships Moving into our new location gave us an opportunity to make a lot of changes to our operations in the shop and give us a chance for a fresh start. After multiple Box Socials, staff meetings, and time in front of computers we not only devised a new platform for managing volunteers,… Read more »

WE’RE MOVING!!!!

Yes it’s true we are leaving our beloved neighbors at our Mission location. But we are excited for what’s to come at our new spot! Come October 30th we will no longer be at 2100 4th St. SW. In order to move all necessary bikes, merchandise etc. to our new home we will be closed… Read more »

Full Service is back!

Starting September 8th we will be rolling out our fall/winter season full-service option ending January 31st*. Check out our prices here. *Due to our small capacity we can only accept 10 bikes at a time, we do not make appointments, and we do not have a waiting list. We apologize for any inconvenience.