Kelowna and Central Okanagan

FALL GOBYBIKE WEEKS ARE OCTOBER 3 - 16, 2022

  • Riders 566
  • Teams 144
  • New Riders 170
  • Kms Biked 1,935
  • Total Trips 141
  • Kgs of GHGs Saved 420

Kelowna and Central Okanagan Contact Information

Thank you for your interest in Kelowna’s GoByBike event. If you need assistance, please contact:

Alexis Oswald
Urban Systems Ltd.
gobybikeweek@urbansystems.ca

 

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

GoByBike Week Central Okanagan is a partnership of the City of Kelowna, City of West Kelowna, Westbank First Nation, District of Peachland, District of Lake Country, and the Regional District of Central Okanagan – as well as the Province of British Columbia …

Prizes & Coupons

GoByBike News & Announcements

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.

FREE #GOBYBIKEBC SEAT COVER OR BIKE LIGHT*

*HERE’S HOW IT WORKS:

The first 100 people to register for Fall GoByBike Weeks, completing StreetWise Online and logging ONE ride will be sent an email with further instructions how to redeem their prize.

Check out our FAQ section for help how to register and how to log rides here >>

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.

BICYCLE ACCESSORIES SPONSORED BY AXIOM CYCLING GEAR

Axiom bicycle accessories are made with both people and planet in mind, so you can ride freely. Axiom’s thoughtfully-designed products allow you to adapt your bike how you see fit. With more than 30 years of experience and a history of innovative designs, they continue to push the industry forward in new and inspiring ways.
· The entire product line is sustainable, made from reclaimed and recycled materials.
· They ensure their products are ethically produced by trusted partners who are like family.
· Axiom Accessories are quality products with a lifetime warranty, because product made to last means less waste.

Register for Fall GoBybike Weeks, ride your bike between October 3 and 16, 2022, log your ride(s) and you will be entered into the draw for one of the following Axiom accessories:

Totally waterproof and packed with features. Axiom Monsoon Oceanweave® panniers and bike bags are favourites with gritty all-weather riders who want protection, pockets and mega hauling potential. The Axiom Seymour Oceanweave® series is sturdy, dependable, and loaded with long-lasting options. Water-resistant outer fabric sheds dirt easily and resists fading with smart pockets and accessible straps making organization easy, perfect for any commute throughout the year.

Every Axiom bag uses Oceanweave fabric, which is made from recycled, reclaimed fishing nets. 

"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!

Colleen MacDonald is the author of the popular biking blog Let’s Go Biking. She has written books about local history, as well as children’s stories. Colleen has cycled all over the world and still thinks British Columbia is one of the best places to cycle. She spends her time in Belcarra and Whistler, BC and has is generously donating 3 of her guide books.

HOME TOOL KIT FROM UNIOR BIKE TOOLS

💥 #FallGoByBikeWeeks Social Media Contest Alert on FACEBOOK & INSTAGRAM. Find this post and make sure to read the rules carefully for a chance to win the UNIOR Bike tools Home Tool Kit donated by NRG Enterprises.

The HOME TOOL KIT: 34 carefully selected high-quality Unior tools are enough for much more than just basic maintenance on just about any bike. Foam trays with cutouts will keep tools organized, while the dust and waterproof case will make sure tools will be always securely stored. Included additional blank foam tray gives room for tool case personalization, it can be cut to include some of your favourite tools or removed for extra storage space.

"HI-VIZ-PACKAGE" DONATED BY HLC

💥 #FallGoByBikeWeeks Social Media Contest Alert on FACEBOOK & INSTAGRAM. Keep an eye out for this post and make sure to read the rules carefully for a chance to win the “Hi-Viz-Package” donated by HLC.

The “Hi-Viz-Package” is made up of PROVIZ REFLECT360 Waterproof Cycling Gloves, PROVIZ REFLECT360 Waterproof Overshoes, and the CAT EYE AMPP800 & ViZ300 COMBO KIT.

$25 E-GIFTCARD DONATED BY OUTWAY

Socks are how we inspire and express ourselves. But while apparel shifted towards ‘active wear’ to compliment active lifestyles, we noticed that socks were left behind. To solve this problem, OUTWAY set out to create a pair of socks that meet the technical demands of professional athletes, paired with premium design and comfort for any occasion.

.. AND MORE! NEW PRIZES ADDED WEEKLY!

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Kelowna and Central Okanagan Prizes

Craft Beer Market - Gift Cards

$25, $50 and $100 Gift Cards to Craft Beer Market Kelowna

To Enter:

Bad Tattoo - Gift Cards

$25 Gift Cards to Bad Tattoo

To Enter:

Central Kitchen & Bar - Gift Card

$100 Gift Card to Central Kitchen & Bar Kelowna

To Enter:

Orthoquest - Yoga Equipment Package

To Enter:

At Orthoquest, our mission is to provide high quality products and services in a friendly and fun environment to help you Move Well, Be Well. But our philosophy extends far beyond the four walls of our store front, it is a way of life we live and breath every day, and it is a message we promote throughout our community.

This package includes a halfmoon yoga bolster, strap and halfmoon yoga block.

Visit Orthoquest at the following LINK for more information.

Orthoquest - Massage Rollers

To Enter:

At Orthoquest, our mission is to provide high quality products and services in a friendly and fun environment to help you Move Well, Be Well. But our philosophy extends far beyond the four walls of our store front, it is a way of life we live and breath every day, and it is a message we promote throughout our community.

This package includes a massage roller.

Visit Orthoquest at the following LINK for more information.

Orthoquest - Gift Cards

To Enter:

At Orthoquest, our mission is to provide high quality products and services in a friendly and fun environment to help you Move Well, Be Well. But our philosophy extends far beyond the four walls of our store front, it is a way of life we live and breath every day, and it is a message we promote throughout our community.

This package includes a $50 Gift Card.

Visit Orthoquest at the following LINK for more information.

Orthoquest - Move Well Subscriptions

To Enter:

The Move Well Subscription was created by Kelowna Kinesiology in order to keep our clients active while in the comfort of their home or office. This concept makes movement accessible for so many people. The mission of Kelowna Kinesiology by Orthoquest is to encourage intelligent movement in an effort to improve overall health and wellness. Which is where our tag line Move Well, Be Well was born.

Visit Orthoquest at the following LINK for more information.

Orthoquest - Functional Movement Screens

To Enter:

At Orthoquest, our mission is to provide high quality products and services in a friendly and fun environment to help you Move Well, Be Well. But our philosophy extends far beyond the four walls of our store front, it is a way of life we live and breath every day, and it is a message we promote throughout our community.

Visit Orthoquest at the following LINK for more information.

Orthoquest - Rest and Restore Packages

To Enter:

Rest and Restore Package: Our Kinesiologists will work with you to help you move better and concentrate on areas such promoting tissue elasticity, increasing your range of motion, and overall health by using techniques like Active Isolated Stretching, Soft Tissue Release, Myofascial Release, compression therapy, laser therapy and/or Electrical Muscle Stimulation. Whether you are an endurance athlete or a weekend warrior who struggles with flexibility and chronic muscle soreness, a Kinesiologist can help you move better and recover quicker!

Visit Orthoquest at the following LINK for more information.

Our Yoga Space - 1 Month Unlimited Pass

To Enter:

Built on a strong foundation of love, community + heart, we always have YOU in mind through every decision that is made in our yoga space. OUR goal is to create a space that feels like home to everyone, a place you can come and completely exhale your day and find reprieve in our safe space.Our Yoga Space is a hot yoga studio in the heart of downtown Kelowna, offering lightly heated daily yoga classes for you to enjoy. Our classes range from Power Vinyasa to Gentle Yoga practices. It is our mission to uphold a standard of respect, comfort and inclusivity within our walls. We continue to welcome all of you with open arms, creating a wholehearted, inclusive yoga studio in the Okanagan. 

Package includes a 1 month unlimited pass.

Visit Our Yoga Space following the LINK for more information

Big White Ski Resort - Seasons Ski Pass (Winter)

To Enter:

Big White Ski Resort is known worldwide for its ideal climate that provides the sought after light and dry champagne powder. Big White is spread across 3052 ha/7355 acres and offers 119 designated runs and 16 lifts which is British Columbia 2nd largest uphill lift capacity allowing you to spend more time on the slopes. With a daily action packed program filled with family friendly activities and events, and the largest totally ski-in, ski-out resort village in Canada, it’s no wonder that Big White has proudly collected international accolades for being one of the world’s top family friendly ski destinations.

For more information on Big White visit the following LINK.

Big White Ski Resort - Biking Seasons Pass (Summer)

To Enter:

Bike Big White – Lift access will run from the Bullet Express at a distance of 5,807 ft. The trail system will be top-to-bottom lift access for all riders of all levels.
Mountain Biking opens June 30th, 2022.

For more information on Big White visit the following LINK.

Urban Harvest - $500 Gift Card

To Enter:

Serving the Central Okanagan (Westbank to Winfield) with farm-fresh, certified organic produce!

For more information on Urban Harvest visit the following LINK.

About

GoByBike Week Central Okanagan is a partnership of the City of Kelowna, City of West Kelowna, Westbank First Nation, District of Peachland, District of Lake Country, and the Regional District of Central Okanagan – as well as the Province of British Columbia and GoByBike BC.

We are thrilled to be partnering with Urban Systems and Elevation Outdoors on this amazing opportunity to get residents active, encourage them to explore their communities, and win some great prizes!

Provincial Sponsors

Community Sponsors