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Volkswagen and BikeToursDirect Sponsor Free Bike Share Rides Memorial Day Weekend

May 21, 2014 – Chattanooga, TN —Residents and visitors will have free use of Bike Chattanooga bike share bicycles this Sunday and Monday, May 25 and 26, during the Volkswagen USA Cycling Professional Road and Time Trial National Championships. Volkswagen and BikeToursDirect have partnered with the City of Chattanooga, PeopleForBikes, and Bike Chattanooga to offer complimentary 24-hour Access Passes.

Bike Chattanooga Celebrates its 100,000 trip

(Chattanooga, TN – November 5, 2014) Chattanooga’s bike share system has reached a major milestone. During this mornings’ commute to work and school, Bike Chattanooga reached its 100,000th trip since the program launched on July 23, 2012. Annual members and visitors have traveled 416,850 miles, burned 17.9 million calories, and saved 288 million lbs. of CO2 while commuting to work, riding to lunch, and enjoying bike rides using the Bike Chattanooga Bicycle Transit System.

UTC Moc My Ride Bikes Hit the Streets Saturday, October 4, 2014

(Chattanooga, TN – October 6, 2014) As part of UTC’s Homecoming Celebration, Bike Chattanooga and UTC partnered together to launch its first bike design contest called Moc My Ride. The contest was an open competition inviting UTC Students to create a unique bike design to be displayed and “wrapped” on five special bikes. Students were asked to submit bike art based on what being a Chattanooga Moc means to them, what inspires them to ride, and what makes Chattanooga so unique and a cool place to live.

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga partners with Bike Chattanooga to Design a Bike

August 26, 2014 - Chattanooga, TN - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) and Bike Chattanooga Bicycle Transit System invite UTC Students to create a unique bike wrap. The winning design will be featured on five Bike Chattanooga bikes.

Bike Chattanooga Logs a Record Number of Rides Memorial Day Weekend

May 29, 2014 - Chattanooga, TN – The City of Chattanooga’s Bike Chattanooga Bicycle Transit System logged a record number of rides on Sun. and Mon., May 25 and 26, during the Volkswagen USA Cycling Professional Road and Time Trial National Championships. 
Thanks to sponsorships from Volkswagen of America and BikeToursDirect, residents and visitors registered for 1,187 complimentary 24-hour passes and took a total of 2,096 trips during the two day event, new highs for the increasingly popular bike share system.

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