Merritt, British Columbia – May 14, 2013 – The bike to work week program in Merritt BC, will be adding a little incentive to sign up for its first go around in the provincial program. The first 50 people to sign up as team leaders or as team members will receive a free Bike to Work Week 2013 t-shirt. Families are encouraged to sign up as a team and individuals of all ages are welcome to participate.
Bike to Work Week 2013 will kick off in Merritt with a pancake breakfast served at Spirit Square on Monday, June 27th, from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Individuals participating in the event will be able to stop in and fuel up on the complimentary breakfast items provided.
As the week continues, be sure to check out the commuter challenge slated to take place on Wednesday, June 29th, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event will feature a car and bicycle racing to Spirit Square from the same location. This celebration station will also feature in depth information about bike care and maintenance.
The Week will culminate with a wrap up BBQ, also being held at Spirit Square, on Friday, May 31st, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Come on out and celebrate with fellow participants, as Bike to Work Week 2013 draws to an end.
For more information about getting signed up or for any information regarding Merritt’s participation in the program, please contact Felicity Peat, or visit http://www.biketowork.ca/merritt
City of Merritt