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In conjunction with the W.R.E.N.C.H, the Rainbow Artbike Project is raffling off beautiful bicycles with all proceeds going to benefit Sunshine House's 2SLGBTQ+ programming!

These bikes have been created through collaboration between artists, mechanics and artist-mechanics.

Read all about the bikes below! 

The draw will happen live on Facebook on June 25, 2021 at 7:00pm. RSVP here!

BIKE #1

MEMPHIS

This bike is built for adventure!  Memphis is a playful hybrid (mountain frame with drop bars)  featuring cushy bubble-gum pink tape, a single bar-end lever for the simple 1x drivetrain, and tires built for both road speed and dirt grip. 
 

SPECS:

Frame Style: Mountain

Frame Size (Seat tube height): 49mm / 19.25” (Medium / Large) 

Tire Size: 26” x 1.76”

Brakes: Cantilever

Bars:  Drop 

Gears: 7 Speed (1x7)

Cranks & Wheels: Aluminum

Artist: Keira Friesen

Mechanics: Vero Warkentin, Erika Wilson, Sarah Thiessen

Estimated Value: $450

BIKE #2

MONTERO

A truly bold multi-speed bike for the rider of discerning taste.  With a paint job that is a cheeky homage to fishnets, red high heels and purple nail-polish, Montero is a whip with both humour and sex appeal.

 

SPECS:

Frame Style: Mountain

Frame Size (Seat tube height): 48mm / 19” (Medium / Large)

Tire Size: 26” x  2.125” (brand new, luscious red tires)

Brakes: Cantilever

Bars:  Straight

Gears: 7 Speed (1x7)

Cranks & Wheels: Aluminum

Artist: Kevin Celestino

Mechanics: Noah Woodford, Sarah Thiessen, Leslie Parisien

Estimated Value: $450

BIKE #3

EXCITEBIKE 64

An easy-going, comfy single-speed with style for miles! ExiteBike 64’s vibrant yellow frame is lovingly adorned with colourful pointillism and minimalist designs that are sure to delight anyone who appreciates the fun life. 

 

SPECS:

Frame Style: Mountain (Step through / Step over frame)

Frame Size (Seat tube height): 46mm / 18” (Medium / Large)

Tire Size: 26” x 2.125” (new, blue)

Brakes: V-brakes

Bars: Riser

Gears: Single-Speed

Cranks & Wheels:  Aluminum

Artist: Leslie Parisien

Mechanics: Sarah Thiessen, Rob Grabowski, Leslie Parisien

Estimated Value: $450

BIKE #4

TASTEERIDER

This nimble single-speed roadie is the perfect choice for a zippy ride to your favourite snack shack. TasteeRider’s white and gold frame features drool-worthy hand-painted pizza slices, hot dogs and tacos and even has an adorable tea-cup shaped valve cap - a truly tasteful feast for the eyes. 

 

SPECS:

Frame Style: Road / Mixte 

Frame Size (Seat tube height): 55mm / 21.5” (Medium / Large)

Tire Size: 700 x 32C (new, black)

Brakes:  Side-pull caliper 

Bars: Cruiser

Gears: Single-speed, flip-flop hub.

Cranks & Wheels: Aluminum

Artista: Vero Warkentin, Sarah Thiessen

Mechanic:  Daniel Perry

Estimated Value: $450