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The Empire Bikes Back 2020

November 14, 2020 - November 15, 2020

The Empire Bikes Back

We’re offering free bikes to students in Encanto who have taken a bicycle safety class with the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition in Fall 2020.

Would you or your parent/guardian like a free bicycle?  Do you attend one of these schools in  the Encanto Neighborhood?

  • Fulton K8
  • Kieller Leadership Academy
  • Horton Elementary
  • Morse HS
  • Encanto Elementary


To be eligible you must complete: A virtual bike safety assembly and/or online bike safety modules by November  11th, 2020

1. Your school will organize a virtual iCommute Bike Safety Assembly. You can encourage them to register here: https://www.icommutesd.com/bike/walkriderolltoschool.aspx

(PARENTS, do not fill out this form! This is only for school administrators)

2. Your school will offer the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition’s online bike safety course for all students to attend.

3. Students and parents/guardians will fill out the form below to apply to win a free bicycle.

–>This form must be completed by November 11th, 2020<–

*By filling out this form you are putting your name in the drawing to receive a free bicycle, helmet and bike safety gear. Only 35 kids bikes are available, so not everyone who registers will receive a bicycle. Names will be drawn randomly on November 11th at 5pm. Winners will be contacted by phone and/or email on November 12th and 13th.


If you are selected, you and your parent/guardian will be invited to come pick up your bicycles on November 14th and 15th from the Jacob’s Center in Encanto.

There are 45 kids bikes of varying sizes and 35 adult-size bikes available. Everyone who receives a bicycle will also get a free helmet, lock and set of bike lights as well as other bike safety gear.

Do you have a bicycle that you’d like to donate?

We are accepting adult bikes and large kids bikes that are in good working order.

Contact sylvie@sdbikecoalition.org if you’d like to donate a bicycle!

Final donations must be received by 11/11/20.

As a non-profit organization, your donation is tax deductible!

Brought to you by: Kiwanis Club of Southeastern San Diego, San Diego County Bicycle Coalition, Better By Bike, Black Girls Do Bike

With support from: The Jacobs Center, City of San Diego, The Energy Foundation


November 14, 2020
November 15, 2020
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Sylvie Froncek

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in making San Diego a better and safer place to bicycle for transportation, recreation and just plain fun. And it’s Free!