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Bike to Work Day American Style

Posted by Stepanie Wong on April 29, 2015

May is Bike Month in the U.S., and throughout the month there are lots of fun and festive events to inspire people to ride their bikes to work. Here is a roundup of some of our picks in various cities across the country. Of course Ligne 8 have the styles to wear on your daily commute! Be dressed for where your daily ride takes you in Ligne 8 for men and women! #StyleInMotion #BikeToWork2015

San Francisco, CA - Bike to Work Day is Friday May May 8th

Join a “Commuter Convoy” to downtown San Francisco with your neighbors on May 8th beginning at 7:45 am. Read more here for details, all convoys end at City Hall for a Bike to Work press conference. You can stay for the celebration or head off to your next destination from there. More details on San Francisco Bike month events here.

Seattle, WA - Bike to Work Day is Friday May 15

Join our friends at Pronto Cycling for various celebrations in the Seattle/ Puget Sound area. The festivities commence with a Bicycle Month Kick Off Party on May 2nd. Bring your bike for free 20 minutes of bike maintenance, and don’t forget your mini’s they can join the children’s outdoor bike rodeo! More details here. 

Portland, OR -  Bike to Work Day is Friday May 15

Sundays Parkways inspire Portlanders to get out and get moving. These free events  take place on public spaces and streets. The first takes place on May 10th (Mother’s Day). More details here

Los Angeles, CA - Bike to Work Day is Thursday May 14

Head to downtown LA to the Angel City Brewery for a Handlebar Happy Hour Thursday May 14 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Ride your bike and get $1 off all pints! Afterwards head to the Arts District Farmers Market across the street. More details here

Austin, TX - Bike to Work Day is Friday May 15

Wrap up Bike to Work Day with a Bike home from work party! After work head on over to Cheer Up Charlies from 5-7pm. You can earn prizes and a free Real Ale beer by collecting stamps in your "Bicycle Passport" at each of the 15 fueling stations you visit on your way to work. More details here.

New York, NY - Friday, May 18, 2012 - 7am to 10am

Join Bike NYC at various commuter stops throughout the five boroughs for free iced coffee, Clif Bars and fresh fruit. There will also be special deals and giveaways. Checkout the event page here.

Atlanta, GA - Friday May 15th 7-9am
Atlanta’s Midtown Transportation will host it’s annual “energizer station” in front of Colony Square at 14th and Peachtree Streets. Rise and shine coffee and bagels, courtesy of MT. Don’t forget to bring a friend or co-worker to ride with you! More details on Atlanta Bike to Work Day Events here.

NYC Cycling and Fashion Blog Velojoy Features Ligne 8

Posted by Stephanie Wong on October 04, 2014


Wow! The Ligne 8 team is excited about the glowing review on Velojoy featuring our very first collection. In the feature article, Susi Wunsch the founder of Velojoy shares her thoughts about our new cycling apparel brand in the blog post titled, "First Look! Ligne 8 Cycling Apparel". Read more here.