Bike to Work Day, 2014 - Thurs. May 8 -- FEATURING FREE PHILZ COFFEE! WOW!
Live in SF and work in the south bay somewhere? Join SF2G for BTWD! Our goal this year is over 600 riders, so please join in! Everyone is welcome, no matter who you work for. Note: distances are based on the final destination being in/near Mountain View.The plan is to ride the BAYWAY route, either the whole enchilada or the abbreviated "Millbway" version:
Where: Meetup at the 24th and Mission BART plaza (southwest corner!)
When: Group photos will happen at 6:25am and rollout will be at 6:30am.Be sure to get there early so you can find people who are going on the route you want to take.
SFBC Engergizer station! PHILZ COFFEE and snacks!The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition will be at the start hosting an Energizer Station from 5:30-6:30am with TEN GALLONS OF PHILZ COFFEE, snacks, water, and Bike to Work Day musette bags to help send us on our way! More details on the San Francisco Bike to Work Day celebrations.
there will be Philz coffee, but do not go to Philz, go to BART!
Millbway:Head down to BART at 6:30 and get on the 6:41 Millbrae bound train.
Pace will be relaxed, in the 15mph range. Please be sure your bike is ready and you are capable of riding 40+ miles. We will have sweepers to guide everyone, but we can't carry you :)
PLEASE DO THIS the night before
- inflate your tires
- pack a tube and method of inflating it on the road
- lay out your bike clothes and locate your helmet, gloves, shoes, etc.
- make sure your bike works and the chain is lubed
- study the route (see above) and know when to peel off for your office
PLEASE DO THIS on the ride
- ride single file when feasible
- be courteous to other road users
- obey traffic laws
- ride slow, this ain't no race!