GoByBike Week Coordinator
For all enquiries, please contact:
GoByBike BC Society Mailing Address:
PO BOX 995
On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am very excited to officially welcome Katie Macpherson of KEA Canada, as she takes on the role of GBBBC Executive Director. Working out of Nelson, BC, Katie brings significant experience growing organizational capacity and increasing resources among nonprofits, is skilled in helping organizations... [Read More...]
As of June 30th, 2021, we here at GBBBC say goodbye to a founding Executive Director, Penny Noble as she embarks on her retirement. Penny started in 2010 as the first Executive Director of Bike to Work BC, and has played an instrumental role in shaping everything GoByBike BC is today.... [Read More...]
GoByBike BC Society is proud to announce the winner of BC’s Spring GoByBike Week grand prize Exodus Travels Cycling Adventure in Croatia: Dr. Sean Maurice, of Prince George, BC. Maurice, an instructor in the Northern Medical Program at UNBC, has been a fair-weather commuter cyclist in Prince George for the past... [Read More...]
We received a ton of videos and it wasn’t an easy choice our judging panel had to make! So many creative submissions! Thank you to everybody who took the time to create and submit a video! The GRAND PRIZE of a $100 VISA gift card goes to Taycee-Belle Martin from Calyburn... [Read More...]
Thanks to everyone who participated in Spring GoByBike May 31 – June 6, 2021. Please log your bike rides by Monday, June 14, 2021 to be entered into the prize draw. Click here to learn how to BACKLOG your bike rides. [Read More...]
For the 2021 Spring GoByBike campaign, there is an exciting new Team Competition! We have been talking a lot about joining a team, or starting a team, and this is why. For the team with the most rides, we have a coveted, hand crafted, trophy that celebrates the bike(part)s of the... [Read More...]
As promised in previous posts, Spring GoByBike marks the return of the popular BIKE BINGO! Over GoByBike Week (May 31 to June 6), do as many of the activities as you can (Hint: The top right is a gimme). When you have completed as many as you can, fill out your... [Read More...]
This spring ANY ride counts to enter for a chance to win some great prizes! All you have to do is register for Spring GoByBike Week (May 29 – June 6, 2021) HERE and log all your rides. ALL rides count: trail rides, pump track laps, gravel adventures, to get away... [Read More...]
I know everyone is participating in the Spring 2021 Campaign of GoByBike week for the love of getting out on their bike and feeling the wind in their (helmeted) hair, but the chance to win a prize doesn’t hurt! First of all, a HUGE THANK YOU to all of our generous... [Read More...]
In anticipation of Spring GoByBike week, on May 29th from 10:30am – 1:30pm, there will be a Bike Tune-Up Station at Brennan Park Community Centre. We will be located in the north-east park of the parking lot, right by the Corridor Trail. The Tune-Up station is free to all registered participants... [Read More...]
The Spring edition of the GoByBike Campaign is coming up from May 31 – June 6! After the beautiful weather of this week, I know everyone is excited to get out there and start bike commuting! No need to wait until GoByBike week to start – get your bike out and... [Read More...]
Registration for Spring GoByBike is now open, register FREE for your chance to WIN one of many great prizes, including a cycling adventure for 2 along the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia sponsored by Exodus Travels! Click here to learn what’s included and more about the Grand Prize Trip. For a chance to win this amazing... [Read More...]
Now is the time to rally all your team members and get ready to pedal some KM between May 31 and June 6 for a chance to win great prizes, including an Exodus Travels Cycling Adventure in Croatia, Cycling the Dalmatian Coast. Being part of a team does not mean, you... [Read More...]
Calling all students! Shoot a short video (60-90 seconds) about why you like riding your bike and how it has helped you during this pandemic. Up for grabs is a $100 VISA gift card for the grand prize and $50 VISA gift cards for each level (Pre-School, Kindergarden – Grade 4,... [Read More...]
As you all know by now, February 12th is Winter GoByBike Day. It is a chance to get the winter rust off your bike, and reacquaint yourself with the bike routes around town. To help with that, the District of Squamish is has a new Bike Map. It is available for... [Read More...]
Pick up your card at the Squamish LIBRARY or at a LOCAL BIKE SHOP.You can also play virtually, and simply use this image to check squares. HOW TO PLAY – IT’S EASY: Check the two mandatory squares in red Check as many other squares as you can Take a photo of... [Read More...]
Register at www.gobybikebc.ca and get fit, have fun, and enter to win prizes. [Read More...]
During the 2019 Squamish Go By Bike Week… 1,345 students and 400 adults rode 20,331 Kilometres burned 610,000 Calories and saved 4,400 Kilograms of Greenhouse Gases from entering the atmosphere All in just one week! Good job everyone! How did we celebrate?Free Tune-up and Coffee StationDiscounts, gifts, and raffle for cyclists in multiple local businessesBingo... [Read More...]
Enter to WIN a GoByBike BC Society Provincial Prize! To enter:
1. Register for the upcoming event
2. Log your bike rides between May 31 and June 6, 2021
You have until Monday, June 14, 2021 to backlog all your KMs!
This grand prize trip package sponsored by Exodus Travels includes hotel accommodations, a local leader and planned routes and itineraries with support vehicles to follow. Prize winner must be 19 years of age or older. Prize package does not include round trip airfare, To learn more CLICK HERE.
Win 1 of 4 – $50 Visa Gift Cards.
Winners will be drawn randomly and will be contacted via email. Visa Gift Cards will be sent to each winner.
Win a #UnitedByCycling special edition hat or buff.
Winners will be drawn randomly and will be contacted via email. Hat or buff will be sent to each winner.
Check out our great prizes for participation!
Two (2) ways to enter to WIN a Local Prize!
1. One (1) chance to win for every trip you log.
2. Three (3) chances to win for sending your Bike Bingo card at BikeToWorkWeekSquamish@gmail.com
Get a FREE soap when you stop by bike at Be Clean Naturally on your way to work.
Located at 38142 Cleveland Ave, Squamish.
Win 1 of 5 Nesters Market $50 Gift Cards.
Free maintenance! Win 1 of 4 basic bike tune-ups at Spoke Haven bike shop. Value of $50 each + discount on parts if needed.
Free E-rides! Win 1 of 3 E-Bike locations (1-day) at Commencal Canada.
Win the Corse package: Corsa water bottle, Corsa / Giro Gloves, and a pair of Corsa / Dissent Compression MTB Socks. Value of $100.
Win 1 of 2 Tantalus Bike shop package ($25 Gift Cards + a bike lock)
Win the Drop Bar Cycles package. Value of $75 in bike goodies.
Squamish Climate Action Network (Squamish CAN) is proud to be partnering with the District of Squamish and the GoByBike BC Society to host and organize GoByBike week in Squamish. Squamish CAN is a registered non-profit organization that strives to educate, support, and empower the community of Squamish to mitigate and adapt to climate change.
GoByBike is a project of the Sub Committee Energy and Transportation. The goal of this action group is to reduce community energy consumption and dependency on fossil fuels. To know more about our other projects or to get involved as a volunteer, please visit our webpage here.