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Cycling activities and promotions in York
Below is a list of activities and promotions at York Hospital over the next few months.
There is something for everyone whether you’re an experienced cyclist, had a break and want to get back into it, or are thinking of starting cycling.
|Activity||Dates, times and location||Information|
|Free cycle training for staff (provided by CYC cycling instructors)|| Thursday 24.8.17 @ 17:15 – 18:15|
All on car park O outside Park House
|These events will be aimed at staff who have a bike but have not used it for a while / want to get back ‘into cycling’ / or those who are keen to start!|
Staff can bring their bikes along for a quick ‘MOT’, safety checks etc. They can meet qualified cycle trainers and learn about training opportunities, receive some freebies, and hints and tips, learn about local cycling groups, meet colleagues who cycle etc.
To book on to a session please
contact firstname.lastname@example.org and specify which date you wish to attend.
|National cycle to work day||Wednesday 13 September|| 20% discount voucher and a free bottle of water if you cycle to work day|
To claim meet Dan at the iTravel stall in Ellerbys.
There will also be a Dr Bike session outside Ellerby’s (10:00 – 13:00) – Bring your bike and receive a free service from qualified cycle mechanics, courtesy of Giant at Lord Mayors’ Walk. Please note there will be limited availability on the day.
There will be a ‘Turbo Trainer’ in the Hub at Ellerby’s – see if you can beat your colleagues!
|Love2Ride||Already a cyclist? Get involved in the Love2Ride Cycle September challenge!Get ready for the main #YearoftheBike event - Cycle September! Take part in a FUN, FREE, National competition to see which workplaces can earn the most points for riding and encouraging their colleagues.www.lovetoride.net/york/companies/3687|
|Dr Bike sessions||Outside Ellerby's Wednesday 13 September (as part of the National Cycle to work day activities)||Bring your bike and receive a free service from
qualified cycle mechanics, 10:00am – 13:00pm , courtesy of Giant at Lord Mayors’ Walk. Please note there will be limited
availability on the day.|
|iTravel promotion||For local journey planning and information in York, see the i-Travel journey planner|
|Park and pedal promotion||See the link below for information on the Park and Pedal offer, available at York Park and Ride sites:|