The BWTB Summit is nearly here!
The 2021 Bike/Walk Tampa Bay Virtual Summit will be held on Friday, November 5 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
We will also feature a virtual local tour at 4:00 p.m.
Our Summit will include a special awards ceremony. Bike/Walk Tampa Bay will present the Michael R. Schwaid Bicyclist of the Year award to an extraordinary citizen bicyclist who has demonstrated courage and resilience, and serves as a role model for other bicyclists. This very special award, named in memory of Michael Schwaid for his passion for bicycling, his bike safety advocacy, and his bravery for returning to bicycling after experiencing a nearly fatal crash with a drunk driver while riding his bike.
For more information about the Michael R. Schwaid Bicyclist of the Year award and recipients in past years, please visit: bikewalktampabay.org/schwaid-award
We are pleased to present our inaugural Pedestrian of the Year award. The following were the nomination criteria (not all criteria must be met to qualify):
* Citizen living in Pinellas or Hillsborough Counties
* Demonstrated commitment to improving pedestrian education and safety, and/or the benefits of walking
* Source of inspiration to others