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Bike Month Events for Kids

Posted 5/11/2023

To promote youth cycling, CycleWerks is hosting two events in the Northwest Ohio area this month. The first event on May 13th is a lesson on bike skills and safety, followed by a ride through the park to test the participants' newly acquired knowledge. Then, on May 18th, there will be a bike rodeo, where the kids can test their knowledge and agility on an obstacle course. 

Bike Month with TMACOG

Posted 5/9/2023

Looking for fun and engaging ways to celebrate Bike Month? TMACOG and many other local organizations, including MVA, celebrate Bike Month each May to support recreational bicycle riders and work to encourage the use of bikes for commuting and errands. For more info, check out the events listed on the TMACOG website

Bike The Belt: Scavenger Hunt

Posted 5/4/2023

Get ready for a month-long biking adventure in Toledo! To celebrate Bike Month, the Commuter Project is hosting a cyclist scavenger hunt. This fun and interactive event is the perfect opportunity to explore Toledo while promoting the health benefits of cycling. Participants can find and scan QR codes at various locations around the city to win prizes. So dust off your bike, put on your helmet, and join the biking community this May. For more details, see the Commuter Project website.

May is Bike Month!

Posted 5/1/2023

TMACOG, the City of Toledo, Lucas County, Toledo Bikes, Metroparks Toledo, and Toledo Lucas County Public Library held a joint news conference to kick off Bike Month, resulting in stories by all the local TV stations and The Blade.

First Ride? Check Your Helmet

Posted 4/18/2023

Spring is here which means it's time to dust off your bike and pump up your tires. Be sure to check your helmet too so it can keep you safe in the event of a fall or collision. While helmets are designed to last for several years, they are not indestructible. Read this NYT Wirecutter article for tips on when to replace your helmet and what to look for when buying a new one.