Calling all workplaces in the Comox Valley!
Register now to take part in a fun and free national event called the Commuter Challenge.
The Commuter Challenge is a week-long event during Canadian Environment Week (June 4-10, 2017). It’s a friendly competition between Canadian cities and workplaces to track trips taken to work by transit, cycling, walking, carpooling or telecommuting. You and your colleagues can win some fantastic prizes just for telling us how you got to and from work between June 4-10.
Here’s what you have to do:
- Register your workplace
- Register as an individual for your workplace
- Track your trips by logging in
- Encourage others to take the bus, cycle, walk, carpool or telecommute
- Win prizes!
Help reduce traffic congestion, improve air quality, feel healthy and win great prizes!
What can you win?
Just for registering you are eligible to win fantastic prizes such as $250 cash, local gift certificates, gear and food, as well as provincial prizes such as rock-climbing lessons, whale watching, zip lining, escape room adventures, gear from MEC and Patagonia, bike tune-ups, event tickets and more! The more you participate and track your trips, the more chances you have to win, and the better chance your workplace has of winning the highest participation rate.
The team with the highest participation wins Booster Juice for their entire workplace (up to 20 employees).
More ways to win
Use #In2Transit in social media (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram between now and June 10 for your chance to win a $20 gift certificates to Mudsharks Coffee Bar! Just take a selfie of yourself on or waiting for the bus, or post about how you’re getting #In2Transit. Just use the hashtag for your chance to win! Prize will be drawn June 14, 2017.
Invite other workplaces to participate for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate toBlackfin Pub in Comox. The more businesses you get to sign up, the more entries you get. All you have to do is refer other workplaces to register online at www.commuterchallenge.ca, then send an email with Commuter Challenge Referralin the subject line and list the businesses you referred. If they register, you will receive a special referral draw entry. This prize draw will take place on June 14, 2017.
Local prize sponsors
- Blackfin Pub
- Booster Juice Courtenay
- Comox Valley Regional District
- London Drugs
- Mudsharks Coffee Bar
- Pizzeria Guerrilla
- Quality Foods
- The Broken Spoke
- The Guerrilla Food Company
For more info, contact the Commuter Challenge Coordinator by email or 250-650-2302.bc, business, commute, Green Business, prizes, win, workplace