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Thursday 4 August is Cycle to Work Day

Posted by Devon Partnership Trust in News, Recovery and wellbeing on 3rd August, 2022

Cycle to Work DayCycle to Work Day is the UK’s biggest cycling commuting event and this year it celebrates its 10-year anniversary.

Cycle to Work Day is for everyone, for those who ride to work every day, those who maybe cycle every few days and for those who haven’t ridden a bike in years. The idea is to give cycling a go, to get out in the fresh air and join a community of cyclists who can encourage you and share all the varied benefits of a commute to work by bike.

To celebrate this 10 year milestone, there are lots of prizes to be won. All you need to do is join Love to Ride online and log your rides with the community.

The prizes on offer:
Every year a brilliant range of prizes is up for grabs! It is hoped the chance to win these wonderful prizes will entice people to get on their bikes and cycle to work, avoiding lengthy traffic queues and stressful commutes. This year the prizes include (but are not limited to):

  • From £1,800 to spend at Freewheel
  • A bike with a value of up to £1,500
  • Bike hire membership
  • Books
  • Bike locks

How to take part
At the heart of Cycle to Work Day is our free Love to Ride online community. Here you can log a ride, set a cycling goal, share photos or shout about your reason for starting to, or continuing to cycle to work.

  • Join Love to Ride - it takes less than 2 minutes to create your free profile. 
  • Sync up – connect a smartphone app to your Love to Ride account. Record you rides, set your goals, share photos and experiences and sync them to your profile automatically.
  • Record your ride - it doesn’t matter how far, how fast or the type of ride you do. Simply log a bike ride on Thursday 4 August and you’ll be entered into our prize draw.

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