Bike Walk Connecticut is changing the culture
of transportation through advocacy and education to
make bicycling and walking safe, feasible and
attractive for a healthier, cleaner Connecticut.
League Cycling Instructor Seminar
Congratulations to the LCI candidates who participated in our League Cycling Instructor Seminar from July 19th through July 21st. This LCI training seminar included students from Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine and Washington DC. Here are some photos from the event below.
Cycle to Sailfest & Park Your Bikes!
Bike Walk CT provided free and secure valet bicycle parking at Sailfest in New London on Saturday July 13 and Sunday July 14. This service was generously sponsored by the Kiwanis of New London. Big thanks to our SUPER volunteers: Bill Lunn, Nancy Dunn, Alanna Readel, Marty Olsen, Rob Bareiss and the Bike New London team !!
Coventry Farmers Market
Bike Walk Connecticut thanks the folks that visited our tent at the Coventry Farmers Market on Sunday, June 30! We enjoyed great conversation about bike/ped advocacy, bicycle education, upcoming events, and grocery-getting by bicycle!
Check out photos below:
Bike Safe Southington
We had a great turnout of families on June 7 joining Bike Walk CT, Early Childhood Collaborative of Southington, Southington Police Bike Patrol, Bike New Britain at the 2nd annual Bike Safe Southington event on June 7.
Attendees enthusiastically participated in several event activities such as the 'melon drop' demonstration, the 'how slow can you go' race, and the bicycle part tagging competition.
Here are photos and videos from the event:
MANY THANKS TO ALL who attended the Discover Falls Village ride! The weather, scenery, and post-ride social for the Discover CT tour in Falls Village on Sunday, June 23rd was enjoyed by our riders.
2019 Discover CT Bicycle Tours
New Britain - Sunday, September 15, 2019
Registration is OPEN for New Britain!
Click HERE to sign up for Discover New Britain ride.
Bike Walk CT and our Discover Connecticut communities greatly appreciate the financial support of our generous 2019 sponsors! BIG THANKS to:
Pratt & Whitney • Travelers Insurance
Bill Young & Martha Page • PMA Companies •
Stephen Chuckta, Sr. • Watch For Me CT
CDM Smith • Central Connecticut Cycling Club
Cornwall Country Market • CWPM, LLC • Interlaken
National Iron Bank • Parkerville Wood Products •
Sign Pro • The Gamester Family • United Health Group • Vanesse Hangen Brustlin
Daniel S. Firestone, CPA • Darilyn & Dermot Woods • Laura Baum • Salisbury Bank & Trust • The White Hart Inn
Brookfield Bicycle Center • Don Carter • Falls Village Senior Center • New Britain Museum of American Art • Suburban Sports • Quality Name Plate
Bike Walk Connecticut's 2019 Priorities
Visit our Advocacy and Education pages to read more about our priorities for 2019, or download the full documents directly (Legislative Priorities / Education Priorities).