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The Indy Bike Hub YMCA will be the center of activity for Mayor Ballard's Polar Bear Pedal II, on Saturday January 5, 2013.  Over 600 riders have already registered for this free event!  You can sign up at http://www.indy.gov/eGov/City/DPW/SustainIndy/Bikeways/Pages/Polar-Pedal.aspx.

Riders at the 2012 Polar Bear Pedal gather on Market StreetThis will be the second year Mayor Ballard will lead the winter season bicycle ride and we want to make it even bigger. This year the ride will highlight bike lanes and facilities Downtown and on the Southside.  Participants will enjoy a casual 10 mile bike ride that will loop back to the Indy Bike Hub.  

Hot Chocolate will be served at the Hub for returning riders, and a number of Indianapolis City Market Merchant's will be open before and after the ride.  Riders are also encouraged to visit the Winter Famers Market, taking place in the west wing of City Market.  Courtesy bicycle parking before and after the event will be provided by Pedal and Park, and inside the Indy Bike Hub YMCA.

T- Shirts will be available for purchase the day of the ride.

What: Polar Bear Pedal II
Where: Indy Bike Hub, 222 East Market Street
When: Saturday, January 5, 2013
Time: Registration/Check-In 9 a.m. Ride Starts 10 a.m.

 

Polar Bear Pedal II Sponsors: Presented by Coca-Cola, and the following sponsors:
Bicycle Garage Indy,
NUVO,
Central Indiana Bicycling Association (CIBA),
Sun King Brewing Co
24 Hours of Booty
Infrastructure Engineering Inc., Big Car.org, Indy Bike Hub YMCA,
Crawford, Murphy, & Tilly Engineering (CMT), 
Green Bean Delivery
Pedal and Park
Indiana Living Green, and
INDYCOG.