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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!

Savvy Cyclist Bike Safety Class, Taught by League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructor

Savvy Cyclist Bike Safety Class Flagstaff Medical Center — Tuesday, May 20th, McGee Auditorium. 5:00 – 6:30pm. Taught by League of American Bicyclists Certified Instructor, Martin Ince. Do you feel timid in traffic? Are you not sure where you should be when riding in the street? Do you want to feel safer and better equipped for your commute to work or on your road rides? This class is a great

Events for the whole family for Bike to Work Week! The best thing about being a kid is getting to ride your bike!

Flagstaff Bike to Work Week isn’t all business! We have plenty of fun events for the whole family and kids of all ages! Bike to School Day, Tuesday May 20th! Bike to School Challenge  6:30 – 9am Win the Golden Sprocket award for your school. The Golden Sprocket trophies will be awarded to the schools with the highest percentage of kids riding, (by size of school). Mega Rodeo at Ft.

Bike to Work Week: Worksite Challenge begins & Kick-Off Commuter Ride. Get on your bikes and ride!

Worksite Challenge began at 12:01 am earlier this morning (Monday morning)! Are you wanting to get fit? Or lose some weight? Are you trying to reduce your carbon footprint and be better for the environment? Well, bike to work week might just be the perfect solution for you! If you’ve not got a suitable road bike then check out this review on the best commuter bikes because they’re well worth

Bike Bazaar Bike Swap, Parade and more at Heritage Square this Sunday!

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

Bike to Work Week: why it is more important than you think to log your commutes.

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

Flagstaff Bike to Work Week 2014, May 18-24!

It’s Bike to Work Week again! May 18-24! Join us for this annual celebration of Flagstaff’s bike culture and help us to get some new folks riding. Some things you can do to get ready! Sunday, May 18th, Bike Bazaar and Parade (Click here to reserve a bike swap table.) Get your workplace signed up for the Worksite Challenge! Download promotional materials! (Click here) Plan your Week! Full schedule of

Help needed for Ft. Tuthill Bike Park fundraising and project management

We need help! We need people who are capable and willing to help with fundraising and eventually the implementation for the Ft. Tuthill Bike Park. Specifically, we need people who can help: Write grants. Develop a sponsorship package. Develop a Powerpoint presentation to deliver to potential sponsors. Plan and manage fundraising events, whether these are setting up a fete, having a raffle night, perhaps even some sorority fundraising ideas as

Clips Beer & Film Tour | June 27, 2013 | Volunteers Needed!

Clips Beer and Film Tour is coming to town on June 27th as a FUNdraiser for Flagstaff Biking Organization!  The event will start at 7pm at Thorpe Park Multi Use Field.  Check out the Facebook event and share with your friends too! This is a fundraiser for Flagstaff Biking Organization and we’re looking for some good folks to volunteer for the evening!  Some of the positions need to be TIPS