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Brampton Bike to Work Day

26 May 2015, Posted by Dayle Laing in Brampton Cycling, Cycling Benefits - Economics, Past Event Cycling, Region of Peel Cycling

Brampton Bike to Work Day kicked off Bike Month on May 25th

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The 3rd annual Bike to Work Day had more than 70 people gather at Garden Square, beside Rose Theatre for breakfast, prizes and displays.

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Smart Commute Brampton Caledon organized 4 Group Rides, led by BikeBrampton members to cycle downtown.

  • Shoppers World, SW Brampton
  • Professors Lake, NE Brampton
  • Birchbank PS, Victoria Park Arena, SE Brampton
  • Loafers Lake, NW Brampton (Below are the 8 of the group of 9 cyclists!)

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Adam Arnold from SmartCommute Brampton Caledon spoke about the value of commuter and utility cycling for Brampton.

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David Laing, Chair of Bike Brampton, announced that Brampton is one of 3 cities in Ontario (along with Hamilton and Burlington) that has been selected by Share the Road Cycling Coalition to participate in the brand new Bike Friendly Business Program!

David’s announcement: 2015 05 25 Bike to Work Day Bike Friendly Business Announcement

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One lucky Bike to Work Day rider won a Norco City Glide 3 commuter bicycle!

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Brampton cyclists checked out Bike Brampton’s MTO Road Safety Challenge at the BikeBrampton booth.

Peel Police Chief Evans, herself a cyclist, welcomed the group.

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Walk+Roll Peel educated cyclists and awarded Bike Month 2015 T-shirts.

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Councillor Moore stopped to chat with BikeBrampton.

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Bike to Work Day was well supported by Peel Police Bike Patrol.

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