2018 Bike to Work Week | 2018 Bike to School Week

Nanaimo

Bike to Work & School Week 2018

May 28 - June 3

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for a chance to WIN many great prizes!

Bike to Work Week Nanaimo is a community event that celebrates active and fun ways to commute to work, school, or other activities. 

WHY PARTICIPATE TO BIKE TO WORK WEEK?

  • Win awesome prizes! -- Log your trips for a chance to win a cycling trip to Lisbon for two! You can also win a bike from Arrowsmith! 

  • Celebration Stations -- Stations around Nanaimo will be offering free drinks, snacks, bike inspections, and great prizes. 

  • Discover active transportation routes around Nanaimo!

  • Reduce CO2 emissions -- each km cycled avoids about .20 kg of CO2 emissions (compared to driving).

  • Fun -- It’s a great time to be out and about on a bike with your team or with other cyclists in the community

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 Register and take a few minutes to sign up FREE!

PRIZES

To qualify for the Grand Prize Trip Draw to Lisbon

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 28 - June 3, 2018 (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.). Enter the Exodus Prize Draw here: https://www.exodustravels.com/ca/cyclingBC-registration Note: if you enter, you will only qualify if you have logged a trip during May 28 – June 3, 2018.

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. Contest terms can be found here: https://www.exodustravels.com/sites/exod/files/bike_to_work_bc_tcs.pdf?t=1F1blF

To qualify for the Arrowsmith bike in Nanaimo

Come by at least one Celebration Station during the week and fill out a ballot (see Celebration Stations schedule down this page). A name will be drawn at random from all the Celebration Station entries. The more stations you visit, the more entries you'll have. :-)

DO YOU NEED HELP?

  • If you want to start a team:

         https://www.biketowork.ca/help/team-leader

  • If you are a new solo rider:

         https://www.biketowork.ca/help/rider

11 celebration stations will welcome you for some coffee and snacks and prizes to win: 

DON'T MISS OUR WRAP UP PARTY

On June 1, join us at 4pm at Bowen Park for a musical light supper with Kumbana Marimba. 

At 6pm, we will jump on our bikes to ride to the after dance party at Maffeo Pavillion:

 

May 9, 2018

May 5 kick off event: a great start to Bike to Work Week 2018!

                                                         

Wonderful chalk art, how to put a bike on a bus, spiced up bikes, theft-deterrent bike registry, inspiring prayers and words from community leaders and that was all before an amazing lunch!

Activity Feed

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Luis Cifuentes biked 0.52 km for fun, May 21, 2018
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Luis Cifuentes biked 0.52 km for fun, May 21, 2018
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cerena richardson biked 4.53 km for fun, May 18, 2018
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cerena richardson biked 4.53 km for fun, May 18, 2018
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cerena richardson biked 4.53 km for fun, May 18, 2018
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cerena richardson biked 4.53 km for fun, May 18, 2018

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492
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226 Teams
75
New Riders
0
Kilometers Biked
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0 Total Trips by Bike

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