by Cindy Fleming
As part of rural Ottawa, we want to promote city-wide preventative health measures. This contest about bike safety is linked with the Rural Healthy Living Coalition and also includes the participation of Gaetan Morin, our local Parks & Recreation rep for the city of Ottawa.
- Are between the ages of 13 and 17
- Live in Ottawa
- Bike, rollerblade, skateboard, or ice skate
- Wear a helmet
- Have access to a camera
Then you are invited to participate in this contest.
Simply take a picture anywhere in Ottawa while wearing a properly fitted helmet and upload it to our Facebook event page to be eligible to win a prize. If you aren’t sure how to properly fit your helmet, review these instructions: http://ottawa.ca/health_safety/living/injury
If your photo gets 20 “likes” you are eligible to enter the contest and your name will be added to a draw.
Four winners will be chosen.
Prizes to be won:
- 1 Cruiser Bike with helmet
- 1 Hybrid Bike with helmet
- Two $100 vouchers for Tommy and Lefebvre
How to Enter:
- Go to our Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=176512885756722
- Respond as “attending” to this event
- Upload a picture of yourself wearing a properly fitted helmet
- Tag yourself in the photo
- Tell your Facebook friends to check it out
Contest Dates: September 20 to November 21, 2011