"Lineage supports Yay Bikes! because we believe in slowing down and taking in the sites of our great city. We are cyclists ourselves and we know it is important to have safe roadways for commuting around town. We believe that the bicycle is an efficient and fun alternative form of transportation for all people in a city like Columbus." — Jessica Byrne, Business and Marketing Manager, Owner
“Whole Foods Market adores Yay Bikes! for the creative and enthusiastic approach it takes in accomplishing its mission, and for the camaraderie the group brings to our store every month. We’re really proud to support such a thoughtful organization and appreciate the great work it does.” — Annie Nelson, Marketing Team Leader
“The Westerville Bicycle Club is happy to assist Yay Bikes! stage this important event that creates general awareness of the very large population of cyclists in central Ohio and promotes mutual respect between automobile drivers and cyclists. As we have in previous years, we will cancel our Wednesday evening ride and encourage all of our members and all cyclists to attend the Ride of Silence."
“Traxler Custom Printing has always been proud to serve and support the Columbus community. By supporting Yay Bikes!, we are proud to join the efforts of their promotion and exploration of Columbus through Bike the Cbus. With everything that we do, and all those that we support, we hope to share our commitment and love of Columbus by providing the best custom apparel around for one of the best organizations around.”
“Bins is honored to play a small role in Yay Bikes! through Bike the Cbus. We love participating with remarkable local organizations representing great causes. Being an avid biker myself, it’s awesome knowing there’s a grassroots effort to increase bike awareness and safety for our Central Ohio community”. —Greg Tuel, Founder, Bins, LLC
“Ulmer & Berne, a law firm serving corporate clients since 1908, supports Yay Bikes! in its effort to promote exploration of the City of Columbus by bicycle, connect people through fun, safe and educational cycling events and advocate for multi-modal transportation infrastructure that benefits the entire community. Ultimately, we believe that Yay Bikes!, especially through Bike the Cbus, makes our community stronger, healthier, more livable and connected. We are proud to be a route sponsor for Bike the Cbus in 2015.” — Brian Laliberte, Counsel
“Legendary Ink is proud to support Yay Bikes! because of their work advocating for and educating cyclists in Central Ohio. Bike the Cbus is a great ride that shows off Columbus’s unique and diverse neighborhoods.” — Nick Arnold, Manager
“Homeport loves to support Yay Bikes! and Bike the Cbus. Encouraging people to experience Columbus neighborhoods at the speed of bike opens their eyes to all the different nooks and crannies of our great city. You can’t truly experience a city unless you have toured it on a bicycle.” — Steve Nichol, Manager of Public Relations
“REI is excited to get people outside on their bikes, enjoying life to the fullest, through our support of Bike the Cbus. We applaud all the cyclists who embrace this opportunity for outdoor urban adventure. Yay Bikes!” —Abby Rhodebeck, Ohio Outdoor Programs and Outreach Coordinator
“The Trek Stores of Columbus are thrilled to be Yay Bikes!’ very first business member, supporting their efforts to get more cyclists out there riding safely. Biking is more than recreation, it’s a way of life that can improve not only the individual, but our entire community. We look forward to many exciting years to come.” — Chris Bishop, Owner
Benefits to Yay Bikes! members: 10% off all parts, garments & accessories and 10% off all annual service packages!
“Yay Bikes! is one of the premier bicycle advocacy groups in the State. Their work is extremely important to the bicycle advocacy community and dovetails with my own 9–5 Bike Law practice and “5–9” bicycle advocacy work through the Ohio Bicycle Federation. Yay Bikes! protects the rights of cyclists and promotes the Joy and Love of Cycling!” —Steve Magas, Ohio Bike Lawyer
“As a business that delivers coffee by bicycle, it’s important to Backroom Coffee Roasters to have safe lanes, paths and streets. The bike is the ultimate commuting vehicle and Yay Bikes! is helping cyclists like us. We lift our mugs to you!” — Chris Bishop, Owner
“Columbus Underground is happy to support the advocacy of Yay Bikes! and the work they do to make bicycling accessible and safe for everyone. And we’re especially excited to partner with Yay Bikes! on the Columbus Underground Urban Living Tour because riding a bike is a great way to embrace living an urban lifestyle in Columbus.” — Anne Evans, Co-Founder & COO
“At roll:, we believe that bikes change lives. That riding a bike transforms people, and communities, for the better. Yay Bikes! champions that belief, changing lives through smart, effective programs that create more opportunities for more people to ride more bikes, for more reasons, more often. What’s not to love about that!” — Stuart Hunter, Founder
“One of our core values at Paradise Garage is inclusion and respect for all who walk through our doors. Working with Yay Bikes! for the past several years has allowed us to connect customers to programming that boosts their riding confidence, improves safety for all people riding bikes, and facilitates opportunities to impact cycling infrastructure in the City of Columbus. We have experienced the many ways that Yay Bikes! brings riders together and fosters relationships that impact individual lives, creating a safer, healthier, and happier community. We look forward to helping Yay Bikes! grow their impact in our community and hope you will join us in membership.” — Emily Monnig, Owner