Brampton Bike to Work Day26 May 2015, Posted by Brampton Cycling, Cycling Benefits - Economics, Past Event Cycling, Region of Peel Cycling in
Brampton Bike to Work Day kicked off Bike Month on May 25th
The 3rd annual Bike to Work Day had more than 70 people gather at Garden Square, beside Rose Theatre for breakfast, prizes and displays.
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!)
Adam Arnold from SmartCommute Brampton Caledon spoke about the value of commuter and utility cycling for Brampton.
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
One lucky Bike to Work Day rider won a Norco City Glide 3 commuter bicycle!
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.
Walk+Roll Peel educated cyclists and awarded Bike Month 2015 T-shirts.
Councillor Moore stopped to chat with BikeBrampton.
Bike to Work Day was well supported by Peel Police Bike Patrol.