About The Challenge

Built on years of passion from wonderful supporting companies. The National Bike Challenge is our favorite part of summer.

How to Join

Official Rules

Prizes & Awards



What is the National Bike Challenge

The National Bike Challenge is a nationwide event uniting thousands of current bicyclists—and encouraging countless new riders. It is a free and easy way to challenge yourself, your colleagues and your community to ride more while competing on a local, state and national level. The 2017 Challenge is hosted by the League of American Bicyclists and made possible by the generous support of 3M.


Why Participate

The Challenge is a great way to get involved and bicycle more as individuals, companies and communities, together as a nation.


This is a fun challenge that promotes health, builds community and fosters camaraderie.

Advocacy Groups

Host a local advocacy challenge in your county to promote your organization and programs.


Encourage biking to school to promote healthy, active transportation and reduce traffic congestion in and around your school and campus.


Promote workplace bike culture, encourage healthy living, foster team-building, and compete with other workplaces and worksites.

Bike Shops

Use your participation to engage your bicycling community and promote your shop!

2017 Challenge Sponsors

We want to thank these companies for their support of the National Bike Challenge to make biking better in your local community and across the nation!

Join The Challenge

Join thousands of other riders from around the country. Make this your best year ever.

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