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Bike Alliance

The Bike Alliance is a group of students, staff, administrators, and faculty who wish to create an environment conducive to cycling at William & Mary. 

Our Mission

Promote bicycling as a safe, sustainable, and healthy mode of transportation and recreation for William & Mary and members of the Williamsburg and James City County communities.Bike Alliance color logo

Our Vision
To offer classes, programming, tools, and outreach to educate our community about the importance of bicycle safety.
  • Engage campus leadership to promote and design bicycle pathways & corridors on campus, increasing roadway capacity and user mobility
  • Develop sustainable initiatives that lead to creation of green bicycle parking options & storage facilities
  • Develop an inclusive outreach campaign that supports and brings together riders of all types 
  • To provide bicycle registration, bicycle safety information, to inform cyclists about the laws to obey when riding, and to encourage wearing bike helmets for every ride
Fall 2021 Schedule
Bike Alliance Fall 2021 Schedule
Group Rides

We offer several group rides throughout each semester to explore the area surrounding the William & Mary campus.  Helmets are always required!  If you want to attend a ride, make sure to register so we can plan for extra ride leaders if we need them.  Also, make sure to submit the group ride Participant Agreement each semester.  

group ride schedule and signup links
Ride Date & time Start location Sign-up link
First Weekend Ride September 4th, 9:00am Sadler Terrace Register
Family Weekend Ride September 25th, 9:00am Sadler Terrace Register
Homecoming Ride October 9th, 9:30am, 10:00am, & 10:15am Sadler Terrace Register
Group Ride October 23rd, 9:30am & 10:00am Sadler Terrace Register
Group Ride November 13th, 10:00am Chickahominy Riverfront Park Register
Mechanical Mondays

Does your bike need some work?  Let us help you fix it!  We host Robert Maye, owner and operator of Red Barn Bikes, to assist with most minor maintenance and repairs.  You'll learn how to do some maintenance yourself along the way.  Basic parts are available, or you can bring your own. 

Aromas Daily Grind Fix-it Station

September 13th
October 4th
November 8th
November 15th

Regional/Statewide Events

Check out these events if you're looking for a challenge!

Lee Warren Queen City Century 
August 21st
Staunton, VA

Shenandoah Valley Century
September 12th
Bridgewater, VA

Sea Gull Century
October 9th
Salisbury, MD

Fall Foliage Bike Festival
October 15th-17th
Staunton, VA