Bike Commuter Challenge, June 10-17
Get your co-workers together and get riding! Compete against hundreds of other Chicagoland organizations for bike to work glory and great prizes! (See the winners from last year.)
Friday, June 16: Chicago Bike Week Rally presented by Freeman Kevenides Law Firm, 7 a.m. – 9 a.m. at Daley Plaza, 100 W. Washington.
Friday, June 16 – June 30: Bike Commuter Challenge presented by Freeman Kevenides Law Firm, 2 weeks long this year!
- Monday, June 19 – Thursday, June 22: Commuter Challenge Morning Pit Stops (various locations listed below). Grab a cup of Dark Matter Coffee, Clif Bars, and other sponsor schwag. Not a morning person? Meet up with fellow riders and grab a beer after work at one of our Bike Away events.
- Tuesday, June 20: Bike Commuter Challenge Happy Hour Pit Stop at Timbuk2, 1623 N. Damen, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, June 21: Bike Commuter Challenge Happy Hour Pit Stop at Revolution Tap Room, 3340 N. Kedzie, 5:30 p.m – 8:30 p.m.
Monday, June 19: Slow Roll Chicago’s Juneteenth Ride, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Monday, June 19 to Friday, June 23: ABUS Instagram Contest with The Chainlink for Bike to Work Week 2017. ABUS and The Chainlink are celebrating Bike to Work Week and the Bike Commuter Challenge in Chicago with an Instagram contest!
Thursday, June 15: Wine & Workshop — Basic Maintenance by Tailwind Cycles and The Chainlink, special workshop to get your bike ready for Bike to Work Week/Commuter Challenge!, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Tailwind Cycles, 3140 West Montrose.
Thursday, June 22: The Chainlink’s Ferris Bueller Scavenger Hunt Benefitting World Bicycle Relief, 5:30 p.m., Downtown Chicago.
Friday, June 23: celebrate Active Trans’ Bike Week at our official Rock the Rooftop Party presented by World Bicycle Relief and SRAM; 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m., SRAM Rooftop located at 1000 W. Fulton Market. Please RSVP.
Saturday, June 24: Bicycle Commuting Basics — workshop will cover benefits of bike commuting, essential gear, safety & responsibility, dressing for success and how to get started, REI Lincoln Park, 1466 N. Halsted, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Thursday, June 29: An evening of conversation and mobilization around improving the Milwaukee Avenue corridor in Wicker Park and Bucktown at Arc’teryx, 1620 N. Damen, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.