2015 Events

#BikeMonthWR Challenge, June 1-30

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Why not leave the car behind and bike to work? Throughout June, log your bike trips on gotravewise.ca for a chance to win great prizes including:

  • A $500 gift card to your choice of King Street Cycles, Ziggy’s Cycles, or Grand River Cycle
  • 1 of 2 $100 Canadian Tire gift cards
  • 1 of 5 $50 Cineplex gift cards

Ready to try? Log a bike trip!

Full contest details are available here.

Help Promote:

Have an exciting biking story or picture of your ride? Share it by tweeting #BikeMonthWR

Want to challenge your office to get involved too? Check out our poster series to help promote Bike Month at your workplace:
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Third Annual Cycle for Angels – May 31

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If you care about safe cycling in KW, come out to the third annual Cycle for Angels. Cycle for Angels is a family and kid-friendly 3 km bike ride in Uptown Waterloo to promote “sharing the road” and to remember those hurt or killed while cycling locally. The event is led by members of Waterloo
Regional Police Services and begins at 2 pm in the CIGI parking lot at Caroline and Father David Bauer Drive. The ride is free – all we ask is that you wear a helmet and a white shirt.

Kitchener Bikefest 2015 – May 31

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Kitchener BikeFest is a community festival which celebrates the power of the simple bicycle and its role in positively transforming our health, environment, and community.

Join us at city hall on Sunday, May 31, 2015 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. for our third annual BikeFest celebrationThis year’s events will include free bicycle tune-ups, food trucks, free community bike rides, lots of prize giveaways, cycling skills training workshops, kids activities and more!

Special thanks to our sponsors:

Gold Sponsor: Ziggy’s Cycle & Sport

Silver Sponsor: Grasp Inc.

Bronze Sponsor: Women, Trans and Non-Binary Folk Bike Nights