VIRTUAL TOOL KIT


BETWEEN AUGUST 3-9, ACHIEVE 12KM & 900M OF ELEVATION

Complete the challenge, and stay connected with fellow participants!

  • All participants are strongly encouraged to abide by current health and safety protocols as specified by the B.C. Health Authority.
  • This event is virtual, however, for information on current cycling guidelines, visit: Cycling BC.

VIRTUAL IDEAS – DO-IT-YOURSELF

Cycle in Your Community

  • No technology required, but Strava use is welcomed! Track your route and share online!
  • Standard rules of the road apply!

Stationary Bike at Home

  • No technology required, but Strava use welcomed! Track your route and share online!

Smart Trainer at Home
Select a route with similar elements (12km and 900m of elevation)

  • FulGaz - Account required; offers 14 day free trial
  • Zwift - Zwift account required; offers 7 day free trial
  • Whichever software you choose, also connect to Strava! Daily prizes up for grabs – and more!

*Prizes must be picked up from a specified location in Vancouver, B.C., August 18-20.


VIRTUAL IDEAS – COMMUNITY PARTNERS

TaG Cycling

  • Friday, July 31 @ 6:30 a.m.
    • Free, online, live-stream class with Olympian Lesley Tomlinson
    • Virtually cycle to the top of Cypress Mountain, including ‘point of view’ segments
    • Sign-up: Tag Cycling - Schedule

  • Virtual Event Week August 3-9
    • If you’re unable to join the live-stream class (above), video from the class will be posted online and accessible for free during virtual event week (August 3-9).
    • Comment on the video, and be entered to win prizes* throughout the week (August 3-9), including: TaG Cycling jerseys, 4-Day Cypress Power Hour Passes, and TaG 2020/2021 classes. Grand prize will be an "actual" coached ride with Olympian Lesley Tomlinson or your favourite TaG coach. *Prizes offered and awarded by TaG Cycling.
    • Access here: TaG Cycling - YouTube

Registration Incentives

Windset Farms

  • The first 100 registered participants will receive a gift pack of vegetables!
    *Gift pack includes a mix of cherry tomatoes, baby cucumbers, and red bell peppers. Items must be picked up from a specified location in Vancouver, B.C., August 18-20.

Positive Edge – On-Demand Indoor Cycling

  • Every registered participant will receive a 2-Month Membership!
    *Coupon code will be provided in the post-event thank you email.

Participation Incentives

Join the Cypress Challenge Club on Strava! Daily prizes up for grabs - and more!

  • King & Queen of the Mountain – Most elevation achieved, August 3-9
    • 2021 Glotman Simpson Cycling Club Membership
  • Male & Female Warrior – Most elevation over least distance, August 3-9
    • 2021 Valley GranFondo Entry
  • Daily door prizes – One lucky winner each day, August 3-9
    • o Each winner receives Cypress Challenge cycling socks and water bottle

Fundraising Incentives

Register and achieve fundraising milestones to receive swag and win prizing!

Cypress Challenge Swag

  • $125 before August 10 to receive a water bottle (and cycling socks!)
  • $75 before August 10 to receive a pair of cycling socks
*To qualify, registration and fundraising must be completed online. Registration fee does not count towards fundraising goal. Items must be picked up from a specified location in Vancouver, B.C., August 18-20.

Positive Edge – On-Demand Indoor Cycling

  • Top Three Individual Fundraisers
    • 1st Overall One-Year Membership
    • 2nd & 3rd Overall 6-Month Membership
  • Top Fundraising Team
    • 1st Overall 3-Month Membership for Each Team Member

*Prizes offered and awarded by Positive Edge.


SHARE WITH US ON SOCIAL!

Share #mycypresschallenge on social–post your photos, stories, and don’t forget to tag us!

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  • Twitter - @cypchallenge