Bike to Work

Do you own a bicycle? Have you ever tried biking to work? Do you know someone who would like to bike with you to work? Now is the time to try it out!

Did you know that the bicycle is the most efficient vehicle ever invented? It requires the least amount of energy per metre travelled than any other form of transportation – including walking. Who knew! Commuting by bicycle is the fastest growing method of travel in Greater Vancouver, and is gaining in popularity here at IZUNA too. So leave the car in the garage and try taking two wheels to work instead of four – your body and your bank account will thank you.

The Basics

Cycling is possible at any distance (a ride in from Mission, anyone?), although easiest within a few kilometers of work. All you'll need to get out of the car and onto your bike is:

Resources and Helpful Links

The IZUNA cycling website has lots of information that can help you with your commute, including:

Get Smart and Start Now

Get out on your bike now, and get ready for Bike to Work Week. The next Bike to Work Week is Oct 29 to Nov 2, and IZUNA will be hosting a commuter station on the morning of Oct 31 to help you on your ride. The weather may not be the best, but the atmosphere at the station is always positive, supportive, and fun.