San Francisco Bike to Work Day - May 9, 2013

פורסם: 14 באפר׳ 2013, 11:21 על ידי: Sustainability Org   [ עודכן 14 באפר׳ 2013, 11:22 ]
Bike to Work Day is the premier city-wide bike event of the year! Tens of thousands of people will join the masses to hop on a bike and pedal to the office on Thursday, May 9, 2013. The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition hosts the most robust Bike to Work Day event in the Bay Area with over 25 Energizer Stations, urban bike safety classes and workshops, parties, raffles and giveaways leading up to the event to celebrate biking in San Francisco.

26 Energizer Stations

Volunteers will cheer on people riding bikes around San Francisco at 26 official Energizer Stations! Each station is providing free donated snacks and beverages, as well as convenient reusable tote bags for future commutes filled with goodies! See our list of amazing Energizer Station sponsors below.

Check out the 2013 Energizer Station Map

Sign up to Volunteer!

Join the nearly 300 SF Bicycle Coalition Member-Volunteers in celebrating San Francisco's largest bike event of the year! Volunteers help out in the morning, brightening commutes with free coffee, or in the afternoon, cheering folks on as they bike home. But why wait until May to get involved? We’re looking for volunteers to help plaster the city with posters about the event. Check out all the great ways to volunteer and sign up here.

Ride with a Commuter Convoy

Get your morning bike commute started by joining your neighbors in a leisurely bike to downtown together. RSVP here.

Bike to Work Day Workshops

Learn the basics of bike commuting in an urban city and get rolling in time for Bike to Work Day on May 9th! RSVP here.

Employer Toolkits

The SF Bicycle Coalition can help your business be more bike-friendly and make sure your employees are safely pedaling on our city streets with these additional resources. Be a Workplace Bicycle Champion and request a toolkit for your office.

Nominate Bike Friendly Businesses

Showcase your company's efforts to make it easy for employees to bike to work everyday! San Francisco's 2013 Bicycle Friendly Business Awards will be presented by the SF Bicycle Coalition and Mayor Edwin Lee on the steps of City Hall on May 9th. Nomination Form

Bike Commuter of the Year

In celebration of Bike to Work Day, the Bike Commuter of the Year Award honors a resident from each county in the Bay Area who is committed to making every day a Bike to Work Day. This person epitomizes and actualizes the health, environmental, social and economic benefits of bicycling. Nominate a cyclist you admire!

Take the Team Bike Challenge!

Register your team and compete with other Bay Area commuters to win great prizes for bike commuting in May.

Bike Doctors

Mechanics from local bike shops are helping dust off old bikes and providing free basic bike maintenance. To get you rolling on Bike to Work Day, we've got Bike Doctors from Box Dog Bikes, Citizen Chain, City Cycle, Golden Gate Pedicabs, Lombardi Sports, New Wheel Electric Bikes, Market Street Cycles, Mike's Bikes, Mission Bicycles, Mojo Bicycle Cafe, Roll SF, Sports Basement, Treat Street Cycles, and Warm Planet. Visit our Bike Doctors at one of these Energizer Stations (See map for Energizer Station locations):

  • 7:30-9:30am: Bernal, Caltrain, Downtown (7:30-2p), Embarcadero (6:30-9:30am), Marina, Mid-Market, Mission Bay, Mission, Panhandle & SOMA
  • 5-7pm: Caltrain, North Beach, Division St, Duboce Bikeway, Embarcadero, Mission, Panhandle & SOMA