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It's Bike to School Day!

It’s Bike to School Day! Which School will win the Golden Sprocket Award? We already have reports from Marshall Elementary of over whelming participation with bikes locked to about anything that a cable will fit around! Here is a photo of one of their bike racks, courtesy of Principal Coe: Flagstaff Biking Organization, Coconino County Safe Kids Coalition and Coconino County Parks and Rec are also co-hosting our first-ever megarodeo

It’s Bike to School Day!

It’s Bike to School Day! Which School will win the Golden Sprocket Award? We already have reports from Marshall Elementary of over whelming participation with bikes locked to about anything that a cable will fit around! Here is a photo of one of their bike racks, courtesy of Principal Coe: Flagstaff Biking Organization, Coconino County Safe Kids Coalition and Coconino County Parks and Rec are also co-hosting our first-ever megarodeo

Bike to Work Week Starts Sunday!

Bike to Work Week Starts Sunday! Join us in celebrating the importance of cycling to Flagstaff~! The Bike Bazaar is from 8:00 until noon on Sunday at Heritage Square! 8am – noon 11th Annual Human-Powered Parade (Prizes will be awarded). Bike & Gear Swap Check for availability day of. $10 Helmets for kids Mountain Lion – Bike / Bus Demonstration “Fender Blender” Smoothies Iron-on Transfer Station! Bring your favorite garment to get

It’s the First Day of the Worksite Challenge!

It’s Bike to Work Week and the first day of the Worksite Challenge! ***MAKE SURE TO LOG YOUR COMMUTES! CLICK HERE!*** ***STUDENTS, LOG YOUR RIDE TO SCHOOL HERE!*** Even if you are not part of a registered Worksite, it is really important to log in! Those numbers also help show support for cycling initiatives, AND YOU CAN WIN SOME AWESOME RAFFLE PRIZES EVERY DAY THAT YOU RIDE AND LOG IN!

It's the First Day of the Worksite Challenge!

It’s Bike to Work Week and the first day of the Worksite Challenge! ***MAKE SURE TO LOG YOUR COMMUTES! CLICK HERE!*** ***STUDENTS, LOG YOUR RIDE TO SCHOOL HERE!*** Even if you are not part of a registered Worksite, it is really important to log in! Those numbers also help show support for cycling initiatives, AND YOU CAN WIN SOME AWESOME RAFFLE PRIZES EVERY DAY THAT YOU RIDE AND LOG IN!

Bike to Work Week Wrap-up and Worksite Challenge Winners!

Hey Flagstaff Bike Commuters!! Some stats for last week! Almost 1700 people rode to work  and school throughout Bike to Work Week and logged their commutes or were recorded at school bike racks. This includes 780 kids and 907 adults. Those people made nearly 5000 trips by bike! We rode just shy of 20,000 miles! The amount of extra fun had by all of us riding instead of driving is

Thursday Bike to Work Week Update!

Hey Flagstaff Bike Commuters!! I bet we’re all glad the wind died down! Fun stuff to ride your bike to today: Lowell Observatory “Mars Hill Challenge Ride” As a regular BTWW work site participant, Lowell Observatory is sponsoring the “Mars Hill Challenge Ride” as one of this year’s BTWW scheduled events. On Thursday, June 7th, anytime between 9:00am and 5:00pm, we challenge local cyclists to bike up Mars Hill to

Bike to Work Week Wednesday update and Raffle Winners

Hey Flagstaff Bike Commuters!! Yesterday nearly 800 kids rode their bicycles to school for Bike to School Day! The winner in the Over 400 students category is DiMiguel with 44% participation and 231 riders. 2nd place and an honorable mention to Marshal with 202 riders and 34% participation The winner in the 200-400 students category is Pine Forest with 18% participation and 40 riders. Mountain School won the under 200

Tuesday Bike to Work Week Update!

Hey Flagstaff Bike Commuters!! Yesterday we got our official Proclamation from the City of Flagstaff and Mayor Sara Presler with a bunch of “where-as”  declaring this FLAGSTAFF BIKE TO WORK WEEK! We had a great bunch of folks attend the Kick-off ride and we honored Elson Miles with a brick at Heritage Square in recognition of his many and varied contributions to Flagstaff’s cycling culture. Today has been Bike to

Tuesday is Bike to School Day!!

Log your ride to school here! Win a FREE Kindle Fire just by riding your bike on Bike to School Day. Coconino High School and Flagstaff High Schools only! One winner per school. Don’t forget to log your commute to be eligible. Student Awards The Golden Sprocket trophies will be awarded to the winning schools. FBO encourages parents, teachers, and administrators to support and encourage (or accompany) students to bike