1993 By stevebeck | October 5, 1993 - 2:56 pm |October 5, 1993 Started Our Community Bikes, Vancouver’s first do-it-yourself bike store. In 1999 we spun OCB into its own non -profit, PEDAL. PEDAL’s three core programs are: Our Community Bikes – full service mechanic and retail bike shop. Our Community Bike Club – bike skills for youth. Pedals for the People – providing refurbished bikes to people in need. Bookmark the permalink.