U Bike Week

Jump in the saddle and roll out to our 3rd Annual U Bike Week! Ride your bike to campus all week for prizes and discounts, fun events, and learning more about safe cycling at the U.  

We want EVERYONE to be riding bikes – ride to work, to class, to meet up with family and friends. With every ride you improve your physical and mental health, help with our air quality and increase awareness and safety of people riding bikes on campus roads and pathways.

ALL WEEK LONG

DISCOUNTS FOR BIKERS

Discounts only during U Bike Week when you show your helmet at these coffee shops – UMFA, Coffee Lab, Red Chair and Two Creek (both locations).

 

BIKELUV CONTEST

Park your bike at an outdoor rack and you might win our BikeLuv Contest! Prizes for the best bikes we find for a host of different categories. Follow SustainableU or GingerCannonU on Instagram to see the velo we love.

TUESDAY

LUNCHTIME BIKE TOUR
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 | 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
We’ll head out for a bike tour of new and planned bicycle infrastructure for Upper Campus. Speak to campus planners about what improvements you hope to see in this area! Meet at Student Life Center, South Entrance at Bike Racks.

PEDAL BITES
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 | 2 p.m.-4 p.m.
Interested in trying local food on campus? Like to learn about safe cycling? Join us for Pedal Bites, a slow roll bike tour for our foodie cyclists!  We’ll visit these favorites for special treats – Caputos, UMFA Cafe, Burrito Baby, and Two Creeks! Meet at Burrito Baby outside of the USTAR building. Participation by RSVP only – limited to 50 participants. RSVP here with Eventbrite.

WEDNESDAY

BIKE YOUR BACKYARD TRAILS EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 | 4:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Join Outdoor Adventures as we explore the Bonneville Shoreline Trail! It’s right in our backyard! The flowing trails and beautiful scenery makes this one of Salt Lake City’s classic rides. Please bring closed-toe shoes and a water bottle.  Mountain bikes are available on a
first come-first serve basis. Meet at Student Life Center, Outdoor Adventures. Participation by RSVP only – limited to 15 participants. RSVP here.

ThurSDAY

BIKERS BREAKFAST
Thursday, September 12, 2019 | 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
Hungry after your morning commute? Ride your bike to the Campus Store (North Plaza) and enjoy a free delicious breakfast sponsored by ASUU (for bikers only, while supplies last). Leave your ride with the bike valet, visit vendor booths, and network with other cyclists! 

LOCK IT OR LOSE IT
Thursday, September 12, 2019 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Roll over to the Farmers Market on Tanner Plaza and receive a free U-Lock when you register your bike with University Police.  YOU MUST BRING YOUR BIKE and University I.D. to this event… Supplies are limited so arrive early.

Thank you to our 2019 sponsors: