San Diego CA— As part of National Bike Month, SANDAG Bike Anywhere Week will be celebrated throughout the San Diego region Sunday, May 16 through Saturday, May 22. Bike to work, school, the beach, the store, or just around their neighborhood and discover why the San Diego region is one of the best places in the country to GO by BIKE.
SANDAG Board leadership, including SANDAG Chair and Encinitas Mayor Catherine Blakespear, First Vice Chair and San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria, and Second Vice Chair and National City Mayor Alejandra Sotelo-Solis, have pledged to GO by BIKE and replace a car trip with a bike ride next week. Other local celebrities, including Tony Gwynn Jr. and Mark Grant, joined the fun in promoting the event.
Take the pledge to GO by BIKE during Bike Anywhere Week and pick up a free t-shirt at one of ten locations throughout the region through May 22.
May 18: Virtual REI Fix a Flat Clinic
May 19: Virtual Bike Commuting 101 class
May 21: Virtual Bike Commuting 202 class
May 21: Crossborder Workshop and Tijuaneando en Bici
The SANDAG Regional Bike Network Updates webinar on May 20 will provide updates about current and planned regional bike infrastructure projects, our regional bike network, and places to GO by BIKE during Bike Anywhere Week.
Enter Contests to Win Prizes*:
- Share a selfie in your Bike Anywhere t-shirt for a chance to win a spot in the Pedal Ahead SD program. This includes a free e-bike for two years
- Log bike trips via the Love to Ride website for more chances to win prizes, including a new bike
- Complete the REI Bike Anywhere Bingo (available in English and Spanish) for a chance to win a new bike
*Participants must be 18 years of age or older to be eligible for a free t-shirt and prizes.
Learn more about Bike Anywhere Week, including how to take the pledge at iCommuteSD.com/BikeAnywhere.
SANDAG Bike Anywhere Week partners include Cox, BODYARMOR, REI, Rider Safety Visibility, San Diego Bicycle Club, Cycle Quest, Edison Cycles, Moment Bicycles, The Wrench House Cyclery, San Diego County Bicycle Coalition, Bazaar Del Mundo, GrüneStrasse, Chula Vista Public Library – Civic Center Branch, El Cajon Library, Oceanside Public Library – Civic Center Branch, San Ysidro Chamber of Commerce, MTS, and NCTD.