Rules and Regulations:
All current students, faculty and staff at one of the twelve participating institutions are eligible to participate in this week long event. Institutions participating are; City Colleges of Chicago, The University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, Loyola University Chicago, Roosevelt University, Dominican University, Northwestern University, Illinois Institute of Technology, Triton College, Northeastern Illinois University and the School of the Art Institute Chicago. The campus with the most rides per capita will win Top Biking Campus. Each campus will award their top two riders. Other prizes will be distributed at the discretion of the individual schools.
To be entered to win any of the prizes you must log your bike rides on the website. Each ride you log contributes to your campus numbers and moves you up the ranks. Any ride on a bicycle counts. Your entries into the Bike2Campus Week website must be honest and realistic. All participants are encouraged to bike safely.
Below you will find the titles and prizes for the Bike2Campus Week:
Most Recorded Rides
The campus with the most recorded rides logged during the week, and weighted with campus population wins this top category. This means its not the size of your campus that matters but the number of rides during the week weighted against the overall population of the campus. At the end of the competition, the winning campus will be calculated and announced.
Prize: Trophy created by School of Art Institute of Chicago, cycling glory and bragging rights.
The campus with the highest participation as measured by number of riders logged during the week, and weighted with campus population wins this top category.
Prize: Trophy created by DIvvy, cycling glory and bragging rights.
Winning Instagram Photograph
During Bike2Campus Week participants are welcome to post photographs. These photos can be of you and your bicycle, your biking commutes, or just your bicycle. Get creative! The photograph at the end of the week with the most "Likes" will win a special prize!
Prize: Social media bragging rights!
Illinois Bike Safety Quiz
Complete the Gold level of the Illinois Bike Safety Quiz, and get entered into a drawing for a $100 dollar prize. A winner will be drawn from each participating campus.