National Bike Challenge Kicks Off May 1

The free program aims to unite 50,000 bicyclists to ride 30 million miles Washington, D.C. -- April 30, 2014 -- More than 34,000 riders can't be wrong: The 2013 National Bike Challenge succeeded in uniting Americans to pedal 19 million miles. Now, rider feedback and a reinvestment in the platform have helped propel an even more engaging, dynamic and user-friendly 2014 Challenge. Tomorrow, … [Read more...]

Kimberly-Clark Earns Top Awards for National Bike Challenge

K-C employee wins leadership award, while company takes first place in business division Washington, D.C. - September 28, 2012 - A collective journey of more than 12 million miles that spanned all 50 states, the 2012 National Bike Challenge engaged more than 30,000 bicyclists nationwide -- and it all started with one man's vision at the Kimberly-Clark Corporation. Today the League of … [Read more...]

30,000 Bicyclists, 12 Million Miles, One National Triumph

From coast to coast, National Bike Challenge gets America riding! Washington, D.C. - September 12, 2012 - After a collective journey of more than 12 million miles that spanned all 50 states, the 2012 National Bike Challenge passed the finish line on August 31. In just four months, the friendly, online competition -- sponsored by Kimberly-Clark Corporation, League of American … [Read more...]

National Bike Challenge Reaches 10 Million Miles

Denver, CO - August 9, 2012 - With her polka-dot pinwheel spinning in the wind, Amy Schiebel propelled the National Bike Challenge past 10 million miles this morning. Riding three miles to work on her Electra cruiser, the Denver resident logged the trip that pushed the national initiative past its goal -- three weeks before the end of the online competition. Running through August 31, the … [Read more...]

Americans Burn 100 Million Calories In National Bike Challenge

Nationwide competition engages 26,000 riders in first month alone Nationwide - June 13, 2012 - When Heather Towers started commuting by bike last year, she just hoped to save a few dollars in transportation costs. But, with the help of the National Bike Challenge, the Maryland resident discovered so much more: better health, new friends and increased connection to her community. … [Read more...]

America Unites to Bike 10 Million Miles For National Bike Challenge

National Bike Challenge engages thousands of businesses and U.S. residents Washington, D.C. - May 01, 2012 - In 2007, Leonard Wright weighed more than 250 pounds and could barely bicycle a quarter-mile before lying in the grass, gasping for air. Now, the 66-year-old Florida resident is slim, fit and every morning he gets up and rides more miles than his age. What's Wright's motivation? The … [Read more...]