2019 Bike to Work Day
Join thousands of regular and first-time bike commuters across the Bay Area for the 25th Annual Bike to Work Day on Thursday, May 9, 2019. Pledge to ride today and you could win a trip to Alaska! In San Mateo County, nearly 50 energizer stations will offer cyclists refreshments, a tote bag with goodies, and good cheer. For a list of San Mateo County stations, click here.
As you get ready for May 9, submit a video testimonial about your bike commute and you could be featured in Bay Area Bike to Work Day's "Why I Bike" campaign. Full instructions can be found here.
Bike Commuter Prize Pack
Sign up for the 2019 Commuter Challenge and log your commute trips during the months of April and May to earn awesome prizes. As a bonus, bike trips logged during the week of May 6 – 10 will be entered to win a special BIKE COMMUTER PRIZE PACK (valued at $200). The prize pack includes a commuter bag, bicycle lock, and bike repair toolkit. Visit my.commute.org to register.
Bike Commuter of the Year
The 2019 winner will be announced soon! Stay tuned.
Who will be San Mateo County's 2019 Bike Commuter of the Year?
Bike Away from Work Bashes on May 9th
Keep the good times rolling! Join fellow bicyclists at a Bike Away from Work Bash near you.
San Mateo County
Hosted by Cyclismo Cafe
Location: 871 Middlefield Road, Redwood City
Time: 5:30 - 7pm
Contact Commute.org for more information
Santa Clara County
Hosted by Summit Bicycles
Location: 392 California Ave, Palo Alto
Time: 5 - 7pm
Organized by Silicon Valley Bike Coalition
Interested in promoting Bike to Work Day? Print and post these at work, your favorite coffee shop, library, and anywhere else around town:
Bike to Work Day Sponsors
Presented by MTC, 511.org and Alaska Airlines, the Bay Area Bike Challenge and Bay Area Bike to Work Day encourages local residents to try commuting on two wheels for the first time and celebrates those who bike to work regularly. In addition to MTC (the transportation planning, financing and coordinating agency for the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area), 511 (MTC’s regional traveler information system) and Alaska Airlines, Bike to Work Day 2019 receives regional support from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD), Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), Clear Channel Outdoor, and Clif Bar, Ride Report and Exodus Travel, as well as from many sponsors at the local level. Bike to Work Day’s media sponsor is NBC Bay Area-KNTV/Telemundo 48. Prizes for the Bike Commuter of the Year winners were donated by the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG), Chipotle and Mike’s Bikes. Day-of 2-for-1 promotion provided by Chipotle. This event is made possible through the cooperation of thousands of volunteers, county congestion management agencies, local jurisdictions, local bicycling coalitions and MTC.