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Team Rat Pack from Research Services, BTWW 2016
Team Rat Pack of Research Services strikes a pose for Bike to Work Week 2016

BIKE TO WORK WEEK 2017, May 29 - June 4

Greater Victoria Bike to Work Week logo

Bike to Work Week hosts a series of events across the region to celebrate cycling as a safe, healthy, fun and convenient way to get to work or school. Team registration and a full event schedule across Greater Victoria is available on the BTWW  Victoria website.

Registration for UVic Bike to Work Week teams is now openSign-up your employee or student (or combo of each) team directly on the BTWW website

  • LOGIN for returning team (participated in previous BTWWs) – you need your old login info for this. If you can’t remember your password, you can request a new password: https://www.biketowork.ca/user/login  

OR

PRIZES!

  • UVic teams will automatically be entered into our UVic daily draw for a team prize, and all NEW UVic commuter cyclists are eligible to win a $250 gift card from a local bike store.
  • Enter our Twitter contest! Tweet a cycling selfie (not while riding!) to @green_uvic  and state your UVic BTWW team name. Best entry wins a cycling digital tracker that measures your kms. (contest only open to UVic staff, students and faculty). UVic BTWW teams encouraged. 

Need a bike? SPOKES will be providing FREE bike loans for the week if you don't have one. Contact spokes@uvic.ca for more info and to reserve your bike early.

Special UVic Campus events for BTWW include: (more events to be added so check back often!)

  • Celebration Station, Tue, May 30th, 7:30 to 9:30 am at Petch Fountain. Free coffee, treats, bike repairs/tune-ups, engraving, and enter to win raffle prizes.
  • Participant Lunch (for UVic teams), Wed, May 31st, Noon - 1 pm, SUB Michelle Pujol Room. Have a chance to win some awesome prizes; key note speaker from Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition. Free admission with your bike helmet!
  • Celebration Station, Thu, June 1st, 3:30 - 5:30 pm at Petch Fountain. Free coffee, treats, bike repairs/tune-ups, engraving, and enter to win raffle prizes.

Come join the fun!

Take the Pledge

Pledge to the Cycling Rules and receive a free bike bell. Be heard, Be Seen. For more info, Visit #sharethespace

More info cycling at Uvic