June 7th, National Trails Day, Roger’s Lake Trails, Roger’s Lake Join the entire Flagstaff trails community in the annual celebration of trails! Directions: Roger’s Lake Trails Help build a new trails at the new County Park at Roger’s Lake The meeting location will be 8 miles from Rte. 66 on Woody Mountain Road, (gravel but easily 2 wheel drive accessible), at Roger’s Lake. Google Map: http://goo.gl/maps/ymmIa What to bring and other details:
Congratulations to our 2014 Worksite Challenge Winners! First Place Large Worksite (40+ people), winner of a KHS Green 3 USGS Flagstaff Science Campus! 24.18% of their 98+ workers rode each day! First Place Medium Worksite (11-39 people), winner of a KHS Green 3 Arizona Raft Adventures, (reigning champions!), 47.11% of their almost 17 average daily workers rode! First Place Small Worksite (under 11 people), Burley Flatbed cargo trailer! NAU Institute
Bike to Work Week: Saturday Wrap Up! Someone won a New Belgium Brewing cruiser bike, Best Breakfast Stop winners, more raffle prizes awarded to Friday commuters.
And the New Belgium Brewing Cruiser Bike goes to… …Aaron Seifert!!! Lucky you Aaron! (Aaron was not in attendance last night, so we’ll need to post a photo of him with his new ride at a later date.) Thanks to everyone who bought raffle tickets. Those funds help Flagstaff Biking Organization in our mission to promote cycling as a safe and attractive means of transportation and recreation in Northern Arizona.
Bike to Work Week: Friday Update! Join us for a beer and a raffle tonight, thanks for riding all week with us…
Join us tonight for a beer to wrap up the week! We’ll be hanging out at Bike to Beer at The Tinderbox Annex from 5:00-7:00 pm. We’ll buy a beer and give a free raffle ticket to all current, renewing or new paid FBO members. We’ll be raffling the New Belgium Brewing cruiser tonight! See you there. Thursday’s Raffle Winners Winner Worksite Prize Donor Mark Spinti WL Gore Kendrick Peak Niterider
Bike to Work Week: Thursday Update! Join us this evening for a cruiser ride and some ice cream, tommorow we’ll buy you a beer!
Jack and Martin’s Excellent Adventure, tonight, 5:30, Downtown Public Library Meet us this evening at 5:30 pm, City Hall, downtown Flagstaff for a short fun cruise on the Flagstaff Urban Trail System. Martin Ince, the Flagstaff Metropolitan Planning Organization’s Multi-modal Planner will be your guide. He’ll point out interesting things you might not know about Flagstaff’s cycling infrastructure along the way. Ice Cream Social, bike games, crafts and ice cream
Bike to Work Week: Wednesday Update! Bike to School results, vote for your favorite breakfast stop, take a survey to help City planning for bikes.
Bike to School Results are in! The Golden Sprocket Awards go to… The bike to school day numbers have been tallied, and here are the results… (HS) Flagstaff High School 2% (400+) Marshall Magnet School 51% (200-400) Pine Forest School 12% (under 200) Mountain School 31% Congratulations to all of the winners, as well as all of those who rode yesterday!! More important is the total number of kids who
Bike to Work Week: Tuesday update, raffle prize winners for Monday and more! It’s Bike to School Day!
Recap of Bike to Work Week So Far: Thanks to everyone who came out to the Bike Bazaar, Monday’s Kick-Off Ride and especially to those of you who have been braving the wind over the past couple of days! Remember it is super important to log your commutes all week! It’s Bike to School Day! We are hoping to see at least a thousand Flagstaff kids ride to school today!
Worksite Challenge began at 12:01 am earlier this morning (Monday morning)! Be sure to log your commutes! Each day that you ride and log in, (it only takes a few seconds), you’ll be eligible to win fabulous prizes! Here’s some other reasons to log those rides! Make sure to check out the Worksite Challenge rules if you want your work place to be eligible to win one of the KHS
Bike Bazaar – Heritage Square Downtown Flagstaff 8am – noon, this Sunday, May 18th Join us for our annual kick-off event for Flagstaff Bike to Work Week! 12th Annual Human-Powered Parade (CASH Prizes will be awarded). Bike & Gear Swap ~Reserve your table. Tables are available for a $20 donation to set up your bike wares for sale. (You can split tables with friends.) Table are 6 feet in length. $10
We have been hosting Bike to Work Week for 13 years now and every year we have asked folks to spend a few seconds every day logging their rides through our web site. We have tried to create enthusiasm for this with the Worksite Challenge, where workplaces are eligible to win a free bike to use as office transportation, and by offering some really nice raffle prizes each day for