Bike to Work Day
Friday, May 18th
Dear Bike to Work Day registrant,
On behalf of the Washington Area Bicyclist Association thank you for registering for Bike to Work Day 2007! So far we have over 6100 people signed up for the event and are looking forward to the largest Bike to Work Day ever. Please take the time to read the information below. It will help make your bike commute a safer and more enjoyable experience.
Thanks for your support of better bicycling in the Washington area. Please ride safely!
Pit Stop Rallies and T-shirts
Your official Bike to Work Day t-shirt will be available at the pit stop you chose when signing up. Each pit stop will be offering breakfast, entertainment, dynamic speakers and chances to win bicycles and other prizes.
Since you registered there may have been changes made to the starting time or location of your commuter convoy. Please check out our commuter convoy page for any new information.
Safe Bicycling Tips
If your are new to bike commuting or just want to find out how to make your trip safer and more enjoyable, please visit WABA's area biking page. There you will find information on bike maps, safe bicycling tips, how to take your bike on transit and much more!
Be sure to check the weather before you leave in the morning and dress accordingly. Remember that in wet weather your brakes will not function as well so build in more stopping distance. Also, watch our for metal surfaces in the road such as manhole covers. These can be slick when wet.
Since 1972 WABA has been fighting for the rights of cyclists throughout the DC area. Join today and get $10 off a WABA membership. We heavliy rely upon the generosity of our members and supporters to advocate for better bicycling throughout the Washington region. Join today!
Arlington and Alexandria Community Bike Ride
Registration is now open for
this regional favorite! On June
3rd see all that Arlington
County and the City of
Alexandria have to offer area
Confident City Cycling Classes
WABA's schedule of 2007 Confident City Cycling Classes is now available.
WABA's Action Center
Visit WABA's Take Action Center
to see what you can do to support
better bicycling in your area.
If you have general questions, comments or concerns about this action, send email to email@example.com.