The 22nd annual Bike to Work Day corporate challenge winners will each receive the honor of their name placed on a Dero Bike Fixit stand, according to a Mountain Metropolitan Transit news release.
Five winners will be selected based on participation relative to company or organization size. The five stands will be placed throughout the Colorado Springs area, adjacent to local trails and parks. The Fixit includes all the tools necessary to perform basic bike repairs and maintenance, including an air pump, phillips and flat head screwdrivers, allen wrenches, a headset wrench, a pedal wrench, box wrenches and two tire levers. The Fixit also features a QR code that connects cyclists to instructional videos that walk you through basic repairs.
This year’s Bike to Work Day is Wednesday, June 24. Registration is open to individual riders as well as those planning to ride on behalf of their organization. New this year, Mountain Metro Rides and YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region are working together to provide more breakfast locations for morning commuters. Breakfast will be served from 6:30-8:30 a.m. at the following locations:
Central/Downtown: Acacia Park, 115 East Platte Avenue;
Central/East: Memorial Park Recreation Center YMCA, 280 S. Union Blvd.;
Southeast: Southeast & Armed Services YMCA, 2190 Jet Wing Dr.;
North/Central: Garden Ranch YMCA, 2380 Montebello Drive west; and
Northeast: Briargate YMCA, 4025 Family Place.
For more information, visit Mountain Metropolitan’s web pages.
For information regarding Mountain Metropolitan Transit, see mmtransit.com or call 385-RIDE.