Love to Ride is a behavior change application that has successfully been used by cities around the world to shift people away from their cars and onto bikes, and now Commuting Solutions is bringing the software to the US 36 corridor. This year-long program, running May 2016 to May 2017, is here to help more commuters realize just how simple and fulfilling a bike commute can be.
The application provides a customized user experience based upon an individual’s experience with cycling, offering tailored words of encouragement along the way. Love to Ride seamlessly ties in with cycling apps, such as Strava, Endomondo, MapMyRide and Moves, making tracking trips, pounds of CO2 saved,calories burned simple and accessible.Sign Up Today!
Bike 36 Challenge
We kicked off the year-long program with the four-week Bike 36 Challenge. This workplace challenge offered great health, team-building benefits, and lots of prizes for US 36 businesses and their employees. Over 160 participants took to two wheels during the challenge, cycling a collective miles!
The victorious teams are:
500+ Staff: WhiteWave Foods
200-499 Staff: Key Equipment Finance
50-199 Staff: Esri
20-49 Staff: Town of Superior
7-19 Staff: Buca di Beppo
3-6 Staff: Orion Mortgage, Inc.
We also had some impressive individuals, including:
Top encourager: Paula Kyle
Ultimate Commuter: Joel Garrett
Most Trips: Victoria Simpson
Top Mileage:Robby Mann
Top New Rider:Frances Hartogh