Bike to School Week 2014 Update 1

 

 
Register today to take part in the competition and win some great prizes!
Dear Bike to School supporter,
 
Bike to School Week 2014 is going to be a blast - make sure your school is part of it!
 
To participate, simply designate a School Team Leader and register onlineOnce complete, we will provide you with all the resources you need to have fun with your students, win prizes, and get active!  Once registered, you can:
 
Spread the Word
  • Download our Bike to School poster and plaster it all over your school.    
  • Colour and black+white versions are both available on our site; you will receive printed versions when you register online
  • Challenge friends at other schools to see who can log the most trips
  • Reach out to local businesses to support your campaign through providing donations such as healthy snacks, or coffee for parents
 
 
Win Prizes
Thanks to our generous sponsors, participating Bike to School Week schools can win great prizes when you log and report trips, including:
  • new bike rack from Urban Racks
  • Prize-a-day giveaways from Norco, including bike-bags, helmets, locks, lights and cool multi-tools
  • $20 gift certificates from MEC for the first 10 schools to log their trips online
  • Booster Juice smoothies for 3 winning classes

The deadline for trip reporting is June 6.

 
Registration packages are ready to pick up
Thank you to all who have registered - we'll be mailing out your registration packages this week. If you live in Metro Vancouver and indicated that you would like to come to the HUB office for extra giveaways, we will be contacting you directly to confirm!

 

If you haven't registered yet,  Register TodayYou will receive: 
  • an info kit with posters, stickers, safety info, and tips on how to get your school community cycling.
  • Our easy-to-use recording sheets which will help you track the trips to school during the event. 

You can chose to have a basic package shipped to your school, or you can pick up a deluxe version at the HUB office for extra giveaways. Congratulations to

Kingsford Smith, KB Woodward, George Greenaway, Ross Road and Lynn Valley elementary schools, the winners of the TravelSmart subsidy!  We look forward to hearing about how your events go.

  

Deadline for registration to receive a complete package is May 9
 
 
 Bike to School Week helps create a future generation of cyclists who value active transportation. We're here to help you to shift gears, track riders, and celebrate everyone who rides to school for a week in May.

 

Thank you for your continued support of biking to school...

We couldn't do it without you! 

 

 

Sincerely,

Omar Bhimji

 

Project Manager 

Hub for Active School Travel

www.hastebc.org

e: omar@hastebc.org

p: 778.883.7962

 

 

   
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