Bike to Work Day Articles

60 Pit Stops Welcome ‘Bike to Work Day’ Cyclists

Pump up those bike tires, Winnipeg and get to work! The eighth annual Bike to Work Day is Friday, featuring 60 pit stops city-wide from 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. As part of Bike Week Winnipeg, volunteer-run stops will include free refreshments for cyclists, and bike repairs...

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Bike Week to Get Winnipeggers Active

Building on the success of Bike to Work Day, the city is launching Bike Week Winnipeg, running June 16-22. The first annual event will include bike-friendly happenings across the city, such as traveling dinners, group rides and workshops, as well as leisure and...

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‘Bike Assist’ Has Cyclists Covered on Friday

Cyclists taking part in Friday's Bike to Work Day will have one less thing to worry about -- breaking down. CAA Manitoba is providing its Bike Assist service to cyclists for free to help with flat tires and broken chains. “One of the reasons people don’t bike to work...

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U of W Bike Lab Hosting ‘Bike to Work Day’ Pit Stop

Students from the University of Winnipeg's Bike Lab will join hundreds of others on Friday for Bike to Work Day. The U of W's Students' Association (UWSA) is participating in the sixth annual event, with volunteers hosting a pit stop to provide participating commuters...

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Katz Kicks Off ‘Bike to Work Day’

Mayor Sam Katz launched the sixth annual Bike to Work Day activities Tuesday, leading up to the event on Friday, June 21. Katz took part in a group ride from the University of Winnipeg Students' Association Bike Lab, arriving at City Hall around noon. Bike to Work Day...

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Commuters Use Pedal Power to Bike to Work

Cyclists ditched their vehicles and bus tickets Friday to enjoy the great outdoors and get some exercise on their daily commute. The 5th annual Bike to Work Day began at 7 a.m. at Assiniboine Park as about 100 riders made their way towards The Forks by travelling down...

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Grease Those Chains Up — Bike to Work Day is Friday

The forecast looks favourable for Bike to Work Day on Friday, as cyclists use pedal power as their mode of transportation for their daily commute. The day encourages commuters to ditch their vehicles and bike to work/school as a way of reducing the impact on the...

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