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2019 Oklahoma Bike Summit   
October 25 and 26, 2019



     
                



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ODOT Conference Room


Collaboration of BikeOklahoma and Oklahoma Bike Summit Inc. - a success story

The first Oklahoma Bike Summit was held in November 201. Subsequent Summits have been held in 2014, 2015, 2017, and 2018.

In January 2019, BikeOklahoma and Oklahoma Bike Summit formed a formal partnership whereas these two organizations would collaborate to put on future Summits. Starting with the 2019 Oklahoma Bike Summit, BikeOklahoma is proud to again host the Oklahoma Bike Summit.  Click HERE for more details.

Friday Sessions

These sessions will be held at the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.
Session details may change.  Click a link for details.

8:30 - 9:00 Opening Remarks - Top 10 Reasons to Bike Oklahoma
9:00 - 9:45 Top Ten Ways to Embrace Active Transportation in a Car World
10:00-11:00 How to Be In the Top 10 Bicycle Friendly States
11:15-12:00 Top Ten Myths about Rail Trails and How To Overcome Them
12:00-12:45 Top 10 Goals for ODOT to Improve Bike Safety and Facilities
1:00-1:45 The Best and Worse of Oklahoma City Streets: Design Change to Make Them Safer and More Accessible to All
2:00-3:00 Recap of Ride and How to Fix Problem
3:15-4:15 Finding Solutions for Your Community’s Streets



Professional credits for attending the Friday session are available from the American Planning Association, and 

Oklahoma State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors,    




Saturday Sessions

These sessions will be held at the Devon Boathouse in OKC 
Session details may change. Click a link for details.

 

 

Bike Riders

Advocates

9:00 – 10:00

Top 10 Bike Maintenance practices
With hands on inner-tube replacement

How to raise Oklahoma to be a Top 10 cycling state.

10:10 -

11:05

10 great Places to Ride in our region

10 steps to gaining Influence with your local and state government.

11:15 – 12:10

Top 10 reasons to get into Mountain biking, gravel riding, and trail building

Top 10 Advantages of implementing Complete streets in your town

 

12:15 – 1:30

Lunch,

ODOT Update,
Oklahoma Freewheel 2020 Route Announcement,
networking

 

1:30 – 3:00

Table Focus Groups: - attendees can “drop in” on a table to join in the discussions

  • New rider – gaining confidence on the streets and trails
  • State Bike Calendar Coordination
  • Health benefits of cycling
  • Starting a youth “Bike Club”
  • Applying for Bicycle Friendly Community, Business, University
  • Meet your congressmen, council member.
  • And other topics that someone wants to raise on the spot

 

3:15 – 5:00

Rails to Trails

  • Benefits of rails to trails: a study of Missouri
  • Current culture of Oklahoma’s Rails to Trails
  • Learn how advocates can change the current Oklahoma Rails to Trails culture – a call to action

 

 

 





The Silent Auction and Bike Raffle


Dozens of great bike gear, accessories - available at a bargain.  Check out the Raffle for a New Belgium Brewing Bike
Click HERE for more details 

Need a Hotel?

Bike Summit has partnered with Embassy Suites  741 North Phillips Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
For details and reservation, Click HERE - the discount code is BIK for a rate of $124


Things to know before you arrive


Maps, directions, instructions: Click HERE

Sponsoring the Bike Summit

Oklahoma Bike Summit Inc. is a 501-C-3 tax exempt organization.  Donations may be made by contacting  BikeOklahoma@gmail.com
To see the benefits of being a Bike Summit Sponsor - click  HERE


   
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