Bike to Work Week
Bike to Work Week
The Sault Cycling Club invites individuals and businesses to participate in Bike to Work Week from Monday, May 16 to Sunday, May 22. The official Bike to Work day is Friday, May 20, 2022. We’ve got some great ideas on how you can challenge yourself and your co-workers this week along with a chance to win some great prizes!
|Take the Long Way Home
Take a different route home. It can help you form a habit and encourage more daily activity in your routine! Send your longest tracked ride from this week to firstname.lastname@example.org to be entered to win a $25 visa gift card.
Post a cycling selfie from one of your commutes this week and use #SCCBikeToWorkWeek to be entered for your chance to win a $25 visa gift card.
Include Whitefish Island or the waterfront in your route today. Take some time out of your day to enjoy the views and be sure to post a picture of your bike on the waterfront using #SCCBikeToWorkWeek to be entered for your chance to win a $25 visa gift card.
|Add a Climb
Is your route normally pretty flat? Why not add a hill today to help get your heartrate up. Send a tracked ride this week with the highest elevation to email@example.com to be entered to win a $25 visa gift card.
Include the Hub Trail in your route today. It’s a great way to explore the City or to get from place to place without all of the traffic. Post a picture from the hub trail using #SCCBikeToWorkWeek to be entered for your chance to win a $25 visa gift card.
|Visit your favorite local bike friendly establishment.
Some of our favorites include Outspoken Brewing and The Mill. Post a photo with your bike letting us know who your favorite bike friendly business is and why for your chance to win a $25 Visa gift card. Be sure to use #SCCBikeToWorkWeek
|Family & Friends
Encourage your friends and family to get out and ride today too! Post a cycling group selfie and use #SCCBikeToWorkWeek to be entered for your chance to win two $25 visa gift cards.
|Challenge #1||Commuter Challenge
Encourage your staff and customers to ride their bikes to work this week. The top 5 businesses with the most daily commuters (% based on the number of employees) to a business will be entered to win a $100 gift certificate to the local restaurant of their choosing.
|Challenge #2||Best Bike Parking
Send us a picture of your bike parking area and tell us why your employer is the most cycling friendly workplace. Bonus points will be awarded if there is a shower available.
Email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The top businesses will receive certificates and bragging rights and will be included in a media release.
All entries must be submitted by Monday, May 23, 2022 at 11:59 pm in order to be considered.
Rules and Regulations:
*Sault Cycling Club (SCC) reserves the right to cancel or suspend this Challenge at any time for any reason. Winners will be chosen at random or by selection criteria listed. Prizes will be distributed or withheld at the discretion of SCC. No monetary value will be given in exchange for prizes. Rider winners may be shared via our social media platforms. Pictures submitted may be used for media or marketing purposes.
Good luck and happy riding!!