2019 Bike to School Week | 2019 Bike to Work Week

Summerland

2019 Bike to Work & School Week Runs May 27 - June 2 BC-wide!

Register NOW for your chance to WIN one of many great prizes, including a Trip for 2 & Cycling Adventure through Italy's Prosecco Hills Sponsored by Exodus Travels!

How to Register:

  • If you registered last year, all you have to do is Login and you are registered for this year's event.
  • If you've never registered before, click on https://www.biketowork.ca/registration and take a few minutes to sign-up FREE!

To Qualify for the Grand Prize Trip Draw (& other Provincial Prizes):

You must log kilometers for at least one trip that you choose to ride your bike instead of drive a motor vehicle to during Bike to Work & School Week, May 27 - June 2, 2019 (for example, if you choose to ride a bike instead of drive a motor vehicle to work, school, the gym, run errands, meet a friend for coffee, etc.).

After you have registered and logged a trip, you MUST enter the Exodus Prize Draw here: https://www.exodustravels.com/ca/win-cycling-adventure-through-italys-prosecco-hills. This is a sponsor requirement, please read the sponsor’s terms and conditions located in the Exodus Prize Draw Entry page.

This grand prize trip package includes economy class round trip airfare from the nearest international airport, 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.

Click here: to learn more about the Grand Prize Trip

NOTE to School Teams: Staff must register in the "Bike to Work & School - For Teens & Adults" registration system in order to qualify for the grand prize trip draw.

Calling All Students! Bike Reels Student Video Contest

New this year, in partnership with HUB Cycling, we are encouraging students to submit a short film (click to download the poster below for more details) and the top prize is a $250 Visa Gift Card and there is 3 Honorable Mention Prizes of $100 Visa Gift Cards. You must submit your video through this form: https://goo.gl/forms/kmtmPdC9dWwhjVXm1

 

Calling All Bike to Work Team Leaders! Enter to Win 1 of 5 - $100 Visa Gift Cards!

Recruit first time participants to your team and all first time participants will be entered into a draw to win 1 of 5 - $100 Visa Gift Cards! First time participants are marked as such when they register, or when you  add them to your team.

 

Tips & Tricks to Make Cycling More Comfortable & Safer in Fall & Winter

Check out these short YouTube Videos about Route Planning, Fenders, How to Keep Your Feet Dry, How to Keep Your Hands Warm, etc...: CLICK HERE
GoByBike with Grandma: CLICK HERE
Planning for Winter Cycling: CLICK HERE
Make it Yours: Plan Your Route to GoByBike: CLICK HERE

May 8, 2018

Join us Saturday, May 19th for our inaugural Go BY Bike Week Prep Event! This event is open to everyone and no cycling experience is required...heck for one of the events, you don't even need a bike ;)

We have three great events happening Saturday, May 19th at 8:30 at Memorial Park in Summerland.

May 9, 2017
Tune up your bike and your bike commuting senses with this short and sweet review of the top 10 reasons to bike to work (and other places).
 
Top 10 Reasons to Bike to Work

Despite vast improvements in cycling infrastructure in many cities across the continent, the majority of North Americans still don’t bike to work. While the benefits of cycling to work are nearly innumerable, we managed to round them down to just ten so we wouldn’t run out of space on the Internet. From the Momentum Mag staff, here are our top 10 reasons to bike to work:

April 12, 2017

Bike to Work BC is expanding and calling out to everyone to participate in this annual cycling event. Whether your destination is work, school, town, church, or trail, you are encouraged to register and log in your bike ride during the week. Every registered rider is included in the local community calculations and the provincial calculations. Last year over 36,000 happy BC cyclists registered for the event. 

Register today and be a part of the growing healthy and happy commuter cycling movement.

 

Activity Feed

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mona ith biked 7.52 km for 2019 Bike to Work Week, June 10, 2019
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Jerome Jang biked 25.70 km for 2019 Bike to Work Week, June 7, 2019
DP
Dave Pady biked 4.00 km for 2019 Bike to Work Week, June 7, 2019
DP
Dave Pady biked 4.00 km for 2019 Bike to Work Week, June 7, 2019
JJ
Jerome Jang biked 10.40 km for 2019 Bike to Work Week, June 6, 2019
DP
Dave Pady biked 4.00 km for 2019 Bike to Work Week, June 6, 2019

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(select the event you wish to view the data for)
62
Riders
21 Teams
13
New Riders
3,869
Kilometers Biked
116,065
Calories Burned
839
Kilograms of GHG’s Saved
205 Total Trips by Bike

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