Bike Month 2019

Rain or shine, the 29th Annual SANDAG Bike to Work Day was Thursday, May 16, 2019!  

Bike to Work Day is a nationally recognized event celebrated annually in May. Since May is also National Bike Month, San Diegans have opportunities to GO by BIKE all month long. Bike Month 2019 supports biking as an everyday, environmentally friendly, cost-saving commute choice.

29th Annual SANDAG Bike to Work Day. Bike to Work Day was celebrated in the San Diego region on Thursday, May 16. Stay tuned for more information and stats from Bike to Work Day 2019.

Pit stops. A total of 100 Bike to Work Day pit stops were open from 6 to 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 16 for anyone who registered. Pit stops offered fun breaks for bike riders to rest and pick up a free t-shirt (sponsored by JUMP by Uber), snacks, and encouragement. For a list of the 100 official pit stop locations for Bike to Work Day 2019, check out the pit stop map.

Get social. Share your Bike to Work Day experience using the official hashtag #BiketoWorkSD. We’re also hosting a Facebook contest to find San Diego’s favorite bike commuter, bike commuter group, and Bike to Work Day pit stop! Vote by liking or loving your favorite photo on our @iCommuteSD Facebook page by Friday, May 24 at 12 p.m. The photo with the most likes and loves in each category will win a prize package! For more details, view the official rules.

Bike to Work classes and events. Employers - take advantage of FREE bike services offered by SANDAG iCommute. Register for a free, on-site bike education class to get employees comfortable with riding. Participating employees can even receive free bike safety checks. Register for a free bike class.

Feel safe and comfortable when you GO by BIKE. Check our events calendar for upcoming bike safety classes hosted by industry experts and be in the know on key bike safety and security tips

2019 GO by BIKE Mini-Grant program. In support of the 29th Annual SANDAG Bike to Work Day on Thursday, May 16, 2019 and National Bike Month in May, the SANDAG GO by BIKE and iCommute teams have awarded mini-grants to 20 organizations for programs or projects that promote biking through outreach and education this March through June. Stay tuned to learn more about how you can participate in the recipients’ programs and events, which will all be open to the public.

Bike to Work Day 2018. More than 10,950 visits at 100 pit stops were recorded on Bike to Work Day 2018. Photos of the event can be found on the iCommute Facebook Page.  

GO by BIKE all year long. The fun doesn't stop after Bike to Work Day! Check out our events calendar for fun, family-friendly bike events throughout Bike Month in your local community. With more than 1,570 miles of bikeways in the San Diego region, you can get almost anywhere by riding a bike. Check out plans for new bikeways at GObyBIKEsd.com. iCommute can help you get started with riding tips, bike safety tips, secure bike parking, information about taking your bike on transit, and more. Chart your course using the San Diego Regional Bike Map.

For additional information, call 511 and say “iCommute” or email iCommute@sandag.org.

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