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BIKE WEEK with Safe Routes to Schools Marin County

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS- Gear UP for BIKE Week! More info. Enter to win a PRIZE. It's a FUN one-week contest to encourage you to practice your biking skills in MAY. All may participate, even if you're new to biking. 

Questions? Disponible en español. Contact saferoutes@marinbike.org 

Challenge Week through CORTE MADERA PARKS & REC: May 25-29, 2020

  • MONDAY 5/25: GET INSPIRED! For motivation to get biking, watch this video made by a Kent Middle Schooler. THEN, LEARN THE RULES! Review this flyer on social distancing.
  • TUESDAY 5/26: PREPARE. Conduct a bike and helmet safety check. Do you have a bicycle? If so, have you done a basic safety check? Check the fit of your helmet and teach others in your family how to properly f it their helmets. Then do the ABC quick check with help from this video.
  • WEDNESDAY 5/27: SAME ROAD = SAME RULES. Who goes first when many riders/drivers get to an intersection at the same time? Watch this 5 minute video on rules and being predictable. Ask your parents where you can safely practice signaling, stopping, and turning.
  • THURSDAY 5/28: GET OUT THERE: Walk or ride with your family! If you can, plan a route to your school. If you're in 8th grade, test a route to your new high school. Your school might have a suggested routes map - check it out! Plus, you can get a walking or biking route from Google Maps! **YOUR CAMPUS IS CLOSED** You can ride there, but you can't go onto campus.
  • FRIDAY 5/29: ENTER TO WIN! Take this quick quiz and you will be entered into a raffle to win one of three $50 gift cards (Sports Basement, Patagonia, or Proof Lab) - RIDE ON! BONUS! Tag your photos with #SafeRoutesMarin PRIZES: Students who take the Friday quiz by May 31 will be entered into a raffle drawing for one $50.00 gift card to Sports Basement, Patagonia, or Proof Lab. Winners announced by June 10, 2020.