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Tag: University of Puget Sound


Get ready for bike month Saturday at the Tacoma Bike Swap

Need a bike so you can get the most out of Bike Month? The Tacoma Bike Swap is scheduled for April 28, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the University of Puget Sound. Vendors and individuals plan to sell new and used bikes. The event includes beginner bike maintenance clinics. For more information or to register to sell a bike or equipment, email

The Tacoma and Olympia REIs are staging free Cyclefest events 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on May 5. The events offer opportunities to sign up for commuter challenges and information about local clubs and recreational rides. Experts are scheduled to

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Tickets selling fast for Fred Beckey appearance in Tacoma

I just heard from Goeff Lawrence with the Tacoma Mountaineers. He said the group and University of Puget Sound officials are looking for a larger venue to hold the Nov. 18 event featuring famed climber Fred Beckey.

Lawrence said they have almost sold out the tickets for the Rotunda Room at Wheelock Student Center, a week and a half before the event.

Tickets are $5 each and available $5 through Brown Paper Tickets, Tacoma Mountaineers and Edgeworks Climbing Indoor Rock Gym.

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