Bike Parking Lunch and Learn

Bike Parking 101

Course Credits: American Institute of Architects (1.00 credit) -or- American Society of Landscape Architects accredited (1.00 credit)

Presentation: Bike Parking - Inventing in an Imitation Industry

Event Description:

  • History, trends, future of bike parking
  • Overcoming design challenges to meet current client requirements

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand APBP standards, Declare Program - Living Building Challenge, and LEED requirements related to bike parking
  • Define client bike parking requirements
  • Design with the cyclist in mind: promote security and functionality
  • Utilize learned planning factors for bike parking projects
  • Recognize Sportworks as source for free, fast layouts, city ordinance support, and cycling expertise.

AIA/ASLA accredited (1.00 credits)

Company Description:

Sportworks is a family-owned, cyclist-infested, Woodinville, Washington company that designs and manufactures premium bike parking products. We invented the bike rack on buses! (95% market share) and we promote the biking community with our Declare & LEED-qualifying bike parking product line. We are known for our “No Scratch” bike rack which features a Santoprene bumper and also our high-density vertical/horizontal/two-tier racks. Architects and end users, alike, dig our services and solutions: Iowa State University, SpaceX, Salesforce, Disney, Amazon, Google, University of Washington, Vassar College, Bullitt Center (Greenest commercial building in the world), Nike and Starbucks, to name but a few. Our 15-day lead time is another of our best-in-industry practices for our Made in USA products. We even deliver free bike parking layout drawings within 72 hrs (really, it’s more like 48hrs).