Presentation on theme: "Log your cycling commutes in May for your chance to win one of Club Rides four awards: -Pedal Pusher Award -Pedal Pusher Award Giant VIA Commuter Bicycle."— Presentation transcript:
Log your cycling commutes in May for your chance to win one of Club Rides four awards: -Pedal Pusher Award -Pedal Pusher Award Giant VIA Commuter Bicycle donated by Pro Cyclery -Yellow Jersey Award -Yellow Jersey Award Commuter Price Pack with items donated by Las Vegas Cyclery Join us as we celebrate National Bike Month -Getting in Gear Award -Getting in Gear Award Commuter Price Pack with items donated by Las Vegas Cyclery Given to one lucky commuter who logs a cycling commute for the first time during Bike to Work Week (May 13 – May 17) Awarded to one dedicated cyclist who has logged a cycling commute at least once every month since May Presented to the commuter who logs more cycling commutes than any other Club Ride member in May. -Good Sport Award -Good Sport Award Commuter Price Pack with items donated by Las Vegas Cyclery Given to one randomly selected cycling commuter who logs a commute during May. Prizes generously donated by: Club Ride Commuter Services 228.RIDE (7433) RTCSNV.com/Club_Ride
May is National Bike Month and May 13 through May 17 is Bike to Work Week 3 Feet – Its the Law : 3 Feet – Its the Law : Motorists must give at least 3 feet of space when passing bicyclists or electric bicycles in Nevada. Ride on the Right : Ride on the Right : Ride on the right side of the road in the same direction as traffic. Never rider against the flow of traffic. Be Visible in the Dark : Be Visible in the Dark : Law requires a white headlight visible up to 500 feet and a red rear reflector visible from at least 50 feet. Reflective tape or lights for side visibility are required as well. Dress Appropriately : Dress Appropriately : Wear a CPSC-approved bicycle helmet, whenever you ride. Wear bright fluorescent clothing during the day and reflective clothing at night. Watch for Cars Pulling Out : Watch for Cars Pulling Out : Be prepared and use caution when approaching driveways and parked cars. RTCSNV.com/Club_Ride
May is National Bike Month and May 13 through May 17 is Bike to Work Week RTC buses are equipped with bike racks for 2-3 bikes. Riders are responsible for loading and unloading their bikes. As the bus approaches, have your bike ready for loading. Remove water bottles, pumps, or any item that may fall off. Inform the bus operator before putting your bike on the rack. Prior to exiting the bus, inform the bus operator that a bike will be removed from the rack. Loading your bike on the MAX and Wright vehicles requires you to bring your bike into the vehicle. Visit RTCSNV.com to learn more.
The RTCs Bike Center, located inside the Bonneville Transit Center at 101 East Bonneville Avenue in downtown Las Vegas, offers free events and bike clinics. Below is a list of upcoming classes for May: May is National Bike Month and May 13 through May 17 is Bike to Work Week Visit rtcsnv.com/cycling/rtc-bike-center/ to learn more. Wednesday, May 1 6:00p-7:00p:Flat repair and tire maintenance Saturday, May 4 10:30a-11:30a:Quick Bike Safety check (FREE) Wednesday, May 8 6:00pm-7:00p:Commuters Check List: Essentials for Commuters Saturday, May 11 10:30a-11:30a:Open Bike Repair Q & A Wednesday, May 15 6:00p-7:00p:Commuting Gear /Spring Saturday, May 18 10:30a-11:30a:Nutrition 101 Wednesday, May 22 6:00p-7:00p:Properly Washing, Cleaning & Lubing Saturday, May 25 10:30a-11:30a:Quick Bike Safety check (FREE) Wednesday, May 29 6:00p – 7:00p:Staying Hydrated: Tips on hydrating for Hot Summer Commuting