Unfortunately the Boys and Girls Club Bike to Work (and School!) Week BBQ in the park scheduled for 5pm today has been cancelled due to the weather. It is wet out there!! We look forward to better weather tomorrow and hope to see you all out at the Friday Night Market. We'll be gathering around 6:30 pm for Bike Soccer and will announce the prize winners for the week at 7 pm. The market starts at 3 pm and runs until 8 pm; come down and check out what our local producers have to offer!!
It's looking bright out there this morning! We hope you've been enjoying a great week of pedalling! Yesterday's draw prize winner was Erika Manarin. Congratulations Erika! Your prize will be available for pick up at the Friday Night Market or give us a shout at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here's the scoop on today's deals and activities:
You guys are starting to rack up the kilometres!!! Yesterday's daily draw prize winner was Mark Wintjes. Congratulations Mark! Your draw prize will be waiting for you at the Friday Night Market.
Today's deals and activities:
Pop over to Barking Spider on your lunch hour (12:10-12:40) and learn what to do when your chain breaks mid-ride. Save yourself from having to run-bike yourself back from whatever adventure you've been out on and let the guys at the shop give you some quick tips to fix your chain on the fly!
It's day two of Bike to Work Week and we are over 100 riders!!
It's Monday - Bike to Work Week Day 1!!! Here's a list of today's Bike to Work week happenings:
Join the guys at Barking Spider from 12:10-12:40 to learn how to change a flat tire. This is the biggest must-know skill for cycling and the one thing you don't want leaving you stranded roadside. Even if you left the bike at home today, stroll over on your lunch break and watch our local mechanics demo a smooth tire change.
Check out our local coffee shops for Bike to Work Week deals throughout the week. Pedaling can make you thirsty! These deals require 'proof of pedalling' so make sure to show up with your bike nearby and your helmet on!
- Monday, May 26: Fix a flat tire (Barking Spider)
- Tuesday, May 27: Troubleshooting your bike (Red Shred's)
- Wednesday, May 28: Broken chain? Don't sweat it (Barking Spider)
- Thursday, May 29: Fix a flat tire (Red Shred's)
- Friday, May 30: Gears and derailleur (Barking Spider)
This just in from the Bike to Work Week folks: A chance to win two spots on: Exodus Travels’ Cuban Highlights Cycling Trip – includes includes roundtrip airfare!*
*airfare is from the closest international airport in BC to where the winner lives, that has flights to Cuba.
Detailed itinerary and prize description is here.
Bike to Work Week Williams Lake is on Facebook. Click here to join the event and share it with all your friends!