Greater Victoria

Fall Go By Bike Week: October 3 - 9th

  • Riders 440
  • Teams 161
  • New Riders 44
  • Kms Biked 0
  • Total Trips 0
  • Kgs of GHGs Saved 0

Greater Victoria Contact Information

Jordan Glowicki

Events Manager
email: jordan.glowicki@capitalbike.ca
office phone: +1 (250) 920 5775
address: 1034 Hillside Avenue, Victoria, BC V8T 2A5

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday: 9:00am-4:00pm

GoByBikeBC Society Contact Information

For GoByBike Week program enquiries, please contact:
Terri-Lynn Gifford
Provincial Program Manager
terri-lynn@gobybikebc.ca

For all other enquiries, please contact:
Katie Macpherson,
Executive Director,
katie@gobybikebc.ca

GoByBike BC Society Mailing Address:
PO BOX 995
Nelson BC
V1L 6A5

About

Capital Bike’s vision is to serve the entire Capital region with cycling education, celebration, and advocacy. You can find out more about our organization at www.CapitalBike.ca.  

Prizes & Coupons

Over $20,000 in prizes to be won!😍 (tons not yet listed!)

What's happening in Greater Victoria...

  • Jul 21, 2022

    The Sticker Challenge Returns (August 1-14)

    We challenge YOU to discover new places by bike and collect stickers along the way! 🚲 Explore your community, try out exciting new bike infrastructure, support local businesses, and win fantastic prizes worth thousands of dollars! 😁 Enjoy this 100% FREE scavenger hunt from August 1st – 14th! [Read More...]

  • Jun 24, 2022

    Spring Go By Bike Week Winners🎉

    Thanks to everyone who participated in Spring Go By Bike Week 2022! It was so nice to be out in the community and see your beautiful faces! We can’t wait for Fall Go By Bike Week (Oct 3 – 9)! 🤗 Grand Prize Winners ($800+) Those who won Grand Prizes visited... [Read More...]

  • Jun 3, 2022

    Go By Bike Week Block Party @ Fernwood Square

    Join us this Sunday in Fernwood Square for our final Celebration Station of Spring Go By Bike Week! Enjoy free food & beverages, live music, kid’s crafts and special performers, bike mechanics, and lots more fun! Make sure to arrive on your bikes – our valet will take good care of... [Read More...]

  • May 27, 2022

    How to be the BEST TEAM LEADER

    Go By Bike Week is ALMOST HERE! Is your team ready? Here are some tips on how YOU can be the best Team Leader EVER! How-To Videos Struggling to Recruit? It can be intimidating to start cycling. Have a chat with your team members about concerns they may have or barriers... [Read More...]

  • May 24, 2022

    Guide to: Prizes

    With hundreds of prizes worth over $20,000, you won’t want to miss out on your chance to win! How to WIN Put simply, one can win prizes by: Register for Go By Bike Week at GoByBikeBC.ca Go for a bike ride! Log at least one ride through GoByBikeBC.ca from May 30... [Read More...]

  • May 24, 2022

    Guide to: Celebration Stations

    What are Celebration Stations? To encourage riding during Go By Bike Week (May 30 – June 5), we set up Celebration Stations along popular cycling routes! Any wheeled gas-free vehicles welcome (bikes, scooters, one-wheels, skateboards, etc.)! At each station, you’ll find: FREE food, drink, & swag one-time prize draws bike mechanics... [Read More...]

  • May 10, 2022

    Just 3 Weeks Until Go By Bike Week: News, Updates, & MORE!

    ❤️☕Thanks to Level Ground for supporting Go By Bike Week!You can drink a delicious and FREE cup of Level Ground coffee at each weekday morning Celebration Station (May 30 – June 3), and collect free coffee vouchers for their tasting room! Volunteers Wanted: The Commuter Challenge For the first time since 2019,... [Read More...]

  • Apr 27, 2022

    FREE Team Leader Kits Available

    Inspire people to ride! Create a Team with your friends, family, or work buddies! Organize group rides, escort your friends, or devise a friendly competition! Kits are available for each Team Leader! Valued at over $100, these kits are a fantastic prize pack.  Included:GBBW 2022 T-Shirt2 Posters3-Class Pass to Orange Theory FitnessLevel Ground CoffeeLevel... [Read More...]

  • Apr 27, 2022

    GRAND PRIZE ANNOUNCEMENT

    Capital Bike is pleased to announce the GRAND PRIZE for this year’s Go By Bike Week:Trek Verve+ 2 Lowstep E-Bike! 🚲 Graciously donated by Oak Bay Bicycles and valued at over $3600, this e-bike is perfect for any age and ability! ⭐Win this bike by participating in Go By Bike Week... [Read More...]

  • Apr 9, 2022

    Spring Go By Bike Week is on the Horizon!

    Save the date! Spring Go By Bike Week is happening May30th – June 5th! More info COMING SOON! Impress and excite your friends, family, and team with the2022 Go By Bike Week shirt – now available for pre-order!  [Read More...]

Prizes & Coupons

GoByBike Provincial Prizes

Enter to WIN a GoByBike BC Society Provincial Prize!

To enter:
1. Register for Fall GoByBike Weeks.
2. Log your bike rides between October 3 -16, 2022. If you are on STRAVA you can connect your Strava to your GoByBike account - see our FAQs.

PROVINCIAL GRAND PRIZE - A SELF-GUIDED CYCLING ADVENTURE FOR 2 IN ITALY SPONSORED BY EXODUS TRAVELS

How to enter into the draw for “Cycling in Tuscany: Pisa to Florence” – A Self-Guided Cycling Adventure for 2 sponsored by Exodus Travels:

Go beyond the guidebook as you spend magical days cycling from the leaning tower of Pisa to the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, cycling under the Tuscan sun through the beautiful countryside that inspired artists and composers such as Leonardo da Vinci and Puccini. Gently cycle along riverside paths, sample some of Italy’s finest wine and taste authentic local cuisine. Enjoy a day in the romantic city of Florence and visit the sights on two wheels in one of the world’s most stunning cities!

Prize winner must be 19 years of age or older. Prize package does not include round trip airfare.

"LET'S GO BIKING" E-BOOKS: VANCOUVER, OKANAGAN, VANCOUVER ISLAND

Registered participants logging at least one trip can win one of three LET’S GO BIKING e-books donated by Colleen MacDonald. To be entered into the draw and in addition to riding your bike during Fall GoByBike Weeks, please send an email to stories@gobybikebc.ca with a photo of your bike (or the view when riding your bike) and a short description of your favourite ride and why it’s your favourite. #AnyRideCounts!

.. AND MORE! NEW PRIZES ADDED WEEKLY!

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Greater Victoria Prizes

Over $20,000 in prizes to be won!😍
(tons not yet listed!)

Oak Bay Bicycles GRAND PRIZE: Trek Verve+ 2 E-Bike Lowstep

Valued at over $3600, this e-bike is perfect for any age and ability! Thanks, Oak Bay Bikes!

Commuter Bike: BC Transit

Valued at $1000!

BIKE TO SCHOOL GRAND PRIZE: Birthday Party at the Flying Squirrel

Of course we didn’t forget about the kids! During Go By Bike Week, kids who ride to school will have the opportunity to add to their school’s tally.

Valued at $350.

Crag X Beginner Climbing Lesson for Two

Valued at $149, learn to climb and have some fun with a friend!

Roundtrip for 2 People & 2 Bikes MV COHO!

As the world opens up, there is no better time to take a little cycle tour from Victoria to Port Angeles on the world famous BlackBall Ferry line! Valued at $139.

Whale or Bear Watching for 2 at Jamie's Whaling Station

Located in Tofino and valued at $276, you won’t want to pass up this opportunity of a lifetime!

1-Month Unlimited Membership to Alive MindBody

Valued at $139!

4-Month Pass & 4 Personal Training Sessions at Innovative Fitness

Valued at $550

2 Tickets to the Filberg Festival

Valued at $85.

Axe Throwing for 2! From Axe & Grind

Get your plaid shirt ready for some very cool axe throwing! Valued at $53.

$500 In-Store Credit to Cit-E Cycles

1-Week Climbing Pass to BoulderHouse

Valued at $35.

Bicycle Tune-Up from Cycles West

Is your bike making a weird noise? Something not working like you think it should? Have a skilled bike mechanic help! Valued at $100

1-Month Gym & Class pass to Forge Training gym

$142 value!

8-Week Class Pass at the Iyengar Yoga Centre of Victoria

Values at $152! Get those stretches in!

One Night Stay in a Deluxe Suite at the Parkside Hotel

Did you know the Parkside Hotel is carbon neutral AND offers bicycles for their guests to use during their stay?! Way to go, Parkside!

Valued at $279.

$50 Gift Card to Broad Street Cycles

Arcane Large Daypack from Robinson's Outdoors

Valued at $125!

Panier Backpack LITE from Two Wheel Gear

Valued at 179.99!

Dayliner Mini Handlebar Bag from Two Wheel Gear

Valued at $79!

$100 Wildplay Gift Card

75-Minute Massage from Hemma

$100 Value!

Acupuncture Treatment from Hemma

$40 value!

$75 Gift Card to Driftwood Brewery

Bean Around the World: x5 free drinks punch card

Free admission for two: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

Computer Tune Ups with Malware Protection - Pixel Art Computers

Valued at $150, the folks from Pixelart (right next door to the Capital Bike office on Hillside) will fix up your computer and protect you from digital viruses!

About

Capital Bike’s vision is to serve the entire Capital region with cycling education, celebration, and advocacy.

You can find out more about our organization at www.CapitalBike.ca.

 

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