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#ukybikes Twitter Contest

Bikes In Bloom (Spring 2013)

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UK Parking and Transportation Services will be hosting Bikes in Bloom, a social-media based scavenger hunt as part of the 2013 UK Social Media Week activities. The contest will run April 1-4, 2013.

How it works: PTS will post a list of campus bicycle resources to be included in the hunt on April 1, 2013. In order to participate, students and employees should photograph these resources and post them on Twitter with the hashtag #ukybikes no later than 11:59 p.m. on April 4, 2013. All valid entries received before the deadline will be prize-eligible.

Details: To be eligible for prizes, you must 1) be a University of Kentucky employee or student (excluding PTS employees or Bicycle Advisory Committee member) 2) follow @UKParking and @SustainableUKY on Twitter and 3) post at least one photo of an item on the BIB Social Media Scavenger Hunt list on Twitter, accompanied by the hashtag #ukybikes. Each photo that meets the guidelines will be counted as a separate prize entry.

Photo List:

  • Sharrow
  • Shared Sidewalk
  • Bike Lane
  • Fix-it Stations
  • Bikes Basics
  • Wildcat Wheels
  • Bike on bus (must tag @Lextran)
  • Mobile shop
  • Bike racks in the following locations:
    • 1. Whitehall Classroom Building
    • 2. W.T. Young Library
    • 3. Anderson Building
    • 4. Frazee Hall
    • 5. Gatton Business and Economics Building


  • Lextran one month pass*
  • Three (3) Car Sharing credits of $10 each
  • Two (2) UK Bicycling Prize Packs: includes a reusable water bottle, seat cover, reflective pant strap and bell
  • U-Lock
  • UK Plaid ID Case
  • UK Plaid Keytag
  • Two (2) UK Travel Tumblers

*must follow Lextran to be eligible