Friday is Bike to Work Day
The Department of Campus Recreation reminds the SLU community that Friday, May 20, is national Bike to Work Day.
The University supports bicycle commuters by providing many bike racks on campus.
Additionally, bike commuters within the SLU community may use the Simon Recreation Center or Salus Fitness Center for free showers.
The entire St. Louis community is invited to join Trailnet in celebrating National Bike to Work Day.
Receive complimentary breakfast and coffee at one of Trailnet's fueling stations.
Get connected with other cyclists who bike to work, swap tips and share routes. Station locations include:
- Missouri History Museum
- Missouri Botanical Garden
- Temple Emanuel in Creve Coeur
- Big Shark/Moonrise Hotel in the Delmar Loop
- 411 Bicycle Center Downtown
Time: 6:30-10:30 a.m.
If you are curious about bike commuting or have questions regarding various aspects about bike commuting, contact Glen Kemper, coordinator of fitness programs, at 314-977-3969.
As general source of information regarding biking, visit the League of American Bicyclists website.
Potential and new bike commuters are encouraged to check out the "How to Commute by Bicycle" and "Overcoming Bike Commuting Excuses" articles at http://www.bikeleague.org/resources/better/commuters.php.
Be sure to check out the several dates of the Open Streets program sponsored by the city of St. Louis.