Support your local bike shop to earn extra BetterPoints
Local Bike Shop Day is taking place on Saturday 28th August, an annual event celebrating the community and culture that is independent bike shops. To mark the occasion, we are offering Move for Change participants some boosted bike rewards.
Bike shops have played a vital role in keeping us active during the pandemic, which is why we want to give them some much-deserved attention. Brighton & Hove has a number of fantastic independent bike shops, including:
Whether you are are an experienced rider or a beginner cyclist, why not show your appreciation by cycling over on the day and offering your thanks? Not only will paying a visit earn you BetterPoints, it will also allow you to discover the specialist services, knowledge and passion they provide to the local community.
Want to find out where your local bike shop is? Visit the Local Bike Shop Day website here.
If you don't own a bike but want to get a feel for two-wheel travel, use the BTN BikeShare public bike hire.
What bonus rewards are on offer?
By pedalling over to your local bike shop and beyond on Saturday 28th August, you can earn an extra 20 BetterPoints for every 10 minutes of cycling. You will also earn 2 BetterTickets into our Local Bike Shop Day Prize Draw, where we'll be giving away a a £40 voucher for a Bike MOT from Rhythm & Bikes.
You can earn this reward up to 4 times on the day, using your bike, eBike or eCargo Bike.
I am not signed up to BetterPoints...how do I join?
- Download the BetterPoints app for free from the App Store or Google Play.
- Complete the registration form and then join the 'Move for Change' challenge from the invitation in your app timeline.
For more information about how to take part, tap or click here.