Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Bike to Work Day this Friday

Loudoun County is celebrating Bike to Work Day this Friday, May 18. Both new and experienced cyclists are encouraged to register for this free event at biketoworkmetrodc.org or by calling 1-800-745-7433.

The Loudoun County Office of Transportation Services will host two of more than 50 pit stops during Bike to Work Day on Friday. Participants can pick-up free T-shirts and giveaways, enjoy refreshments and win prizes, including a new bicycle. The Loudoun County pit stops will be located along the Washington & Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail, rain or shine in:  

• Leesburg at Raflo Park on Harrison Street, from 6-9 a.m.
• Sterling at the trail entrance to Orbital Sciences Corporation, just east of Route 28, from 6:30-9 a.m.

Bike to Work Day celebrates a clean, healthy way to reach work. It is coordinated by the Washington Area Bicyclist Association and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.  

For more information, contact the county's Office of Transportation Services at 703-737-8044. Information is also online at www.loudoun.gov/biketowork.  

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