Cycle to Work Day

For this year’s Cycle to Work Day (Thursday 6th August), Leicester City Council’s Walking & Cycling Team is asking you to cycle the length of your commute, minimum of a mile, anywhere you like: to work, to the local shops, to the park or to the City Centre. 

We are rewarding those taking part through the BetterPoints appYou’ll need to download the free BetterPoints app on your iOS or Android smartphone and track your ride on the app. Special rewards offered for cycling on Thursday 6th August include: 

  • Earn a Cycle to Work Day 2020 medalShow your medal at the Town Hall Bike Park on Cycle to Work Day to get a ticket for a free take away drink at Leicester Coffee House. You can exchange your ticket for a coffee any day for the next 7 days (up to 13 Aug). Leicester Coffee House accept and encourage the use of reusable cups – bring your own cup along if you can. 

  • Be in with the chance of winning one of 10 lots of 5000 BetterPoints worth £5

  • Be in with a chance of winning a cycling goodie bag by taking a selfie with your bike, sharing it on social media with the tag #C2WDLeicester and tell us why you cycle. The winner with the best photo will be picked and notified after Thursday 6th August. 

Plus if your route includes one of the new pop-up cycle lanes throughout the city then you will also be entered into the weekly competition to win 5000 BetterPoints.

Carry on being rewarded for cycling through August with Betterpoints:

  • Earn 10 entries into a competition to win a £100 Amazon voucher every time you cycle in August.

  • Earn double BetterPoints for any cycling activity in August

Redeem your BetterPoints on a shopping voucher or donate them to your favourite charity. What will you spend your points on? 

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