Contests & Prizes

Photo Contest

Selfies, group shots, action photos, scenic views from your pollution-free mode of transportation! Enter the 2017 Bike Week Photo contest for a chance to win a Bike Week 2017 prize pack including a Velo Membership at the Reno Bike Project, a 10-ride bus pass from RTC, and a $50 gift card to REI. Be a Roll Model with your bike and camera and click away during Bike Week 2017. Photos can be submitted anytime between 12:00 AM on May 13, 2017 and 11:59on May 19, 2017. Once submitted, photos will be voted on by the community at large. Voting will end at 11:59 PM on May 26, 2017. The 10 photos with the most votes will be reviewed by the Truckee Meadows Bicycle Alliance board. The board will select a winning photo which best demonstrates the positive bicycle community within Washoe County that Truckee Meadows Bicycle Alliance seeks to promote.


Commuter Challenge Contest

Riders who log miles in the 2017 Commuter Challenge will be eligible to win a Bike Week 2017 prize pack including a Velo Membership at the Reno BikeProject, a 10-ride bus pass from RTC, and a $50 gift card to REI. While we want to foster a community of people who use bicycles to commute from place to place, we recognize the importance of every mile ridden within our region whether it is for commuting or for recreation. For each day from May 13 through May 19, we want you to log into and log any and all miles you’ve put on your bicycle. All miles must be logged by 12:00 PM on May 20, 2017. We will select one winner at random from the pool of riders who logged miles for each of those days, starting with May 13. Logging more miles in a given day does not increase your chances of winning. Any winner selected for a given day will not be eligible for an additional prize package for a later day in the week. Winners will be contacted soon after May 20 via the email they used to sign up for their account.

Rack Em Up Contest

Safe Routes To School invites all Washoe County Schools to participate in the Bike to School Week “Rack Em Up” Contest!
The contest will be held during the week of May 15 – 19, 2017. There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes given for both categories described below. Judging will be conducted by members of the Truckee Meadows Bicycle Alliance. The winners will be notified by May 26, 2017.
The fullest bike rack:
·         Ride your bike to school, Rack Em Up, lock em up and send us a photo of your fullest bike rack or racks.
·         The bike rack with the most number of bikes wins!
Best decorated bike rack:
·         Decorate your bike racks and school hallways. Use school colors, your imagination and think clean!
·         Send us a picture of your decorated bike racks. Your efforts count!
To participate Contact MJ Cloud, Coordinator for Safe Routes To School, You can also register and get more information from these great websites: or

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