National Bike to Work Week is Monday, May 13th through Friday, May 17th.
National Bike to Work Day is Friday, May 17th!
National Bike Month includes a collection of exciting events in Central Ohio but the biggest of these are Bike to Work Week and Day! Biking to work can improve mental and physical health of employees and the environment is improved when cars are taken off the road.
Whether you are an experienced cyclist or looking for a healthier, more sustainable form of commuting, this Bike to Work Week and Day is the perfect time to join in the fun of biking to work!
Friday, May 19, 2019
Columbus City Hall,
90 West Broad Street, Columbus OH 43215
Join hundreds of riders by biking into downtown along one of several pre-planned routes. All routes will end at Columbus City Hall at 8:00AM for a celebration including breakfast and brief announcements.
Bike to a COTA stop along your commute if you only want to bike part of the way! Click here for more information on how to use a COTA bus bike rack.
Download the PULLL app and you’ll now see a new ‘Commute’ activity in the PULLL app. Select that activity prior to your work or school commutes each day. By commuting car-free, you’ll help power a smarter, more sustainable transportation network in central Ohio—and raise money for cancer research at the same time.
An easy way to make sure your bike is in good working order is to do an ABC Quick Check:
Take the full lane when it feels narrow but try to leave three feet between you and traffic:
Communicating your intentions not only makes your ride safer, but it is also required by law in the United States:
Changing lanes in traffic can be challenging. Learn how to change lanes with confidence:
Intersections can be confusing on a Bike. Check this video out for some help.
For more helpful tips visit https://www.bikeleague.org/ridesmartvideos