Applications are open for Winter Wheels 2020/2021! We are looking for 25 riders who will commit to getting on their bikes this winter. We hope you are one of those folks who chooses to ride, to share your stories with our community, and to create a visible and increased presence of winter bike riders in the city of Peterborough. Wondering what that might look like? Check out this Winter Wheels video.
Riding a bike in the winter is a fun, safe, and reliable way to travel. Want to join our riders? This year we are offering equipment and personal support it help you ride in winter. Participants will be offered winter tires to equip your bike. The program will kick-off in the fall, offer three workshops through the winter, invite you out for events, and encourage you to keep riding till the snow melts. Applications are open from now until October 14th. Riders selected for the program will be notified on October 20th. Apply online and get a grip on winter.
Follow our riders and learn about Winter Wheels related workshops and events on social media.
• Instagram @communitybikeshop or @winterbikeptbo
• Facebook @communitybikeshop
• Twitter @cyclinghubptbo
• Hashtags you might find great winter biking content under include: #frostbike #bikeptbo #ptbo #winterbike #snowbike #wintercommute
Winter Wheels is generously funded by the City of Peterborough. Learn more about how the types of impact this program has on our community by reading the 2017 Final Report.