Take a sustainable travel challenge with Be the Start

Businesses and individuals are invited to take part in a sustainable travel challenge, with the chance to win prizes including a new bike as part of Be the Start month.

Bus poster for Be the Start with StravelStart have teamed up with PleaseCycle to offer their Stravel platform for free during the whole of Be the Start month in May.  Designed to help employers engage with their staff and encourage them to behave sustainably, Stravel is a set of tools including smartphone app for logging journeys, online portal, leaderboards and reward points for free. 

By logging the mileage they do on foot, bicycle and public transport, users can can earn Stravel reward points, as well as tracking carbon saved and calories burned.  And there’s also the option of a bit of healthy competition through the Stravel leader boards. Plus there's £4,000 worth of prizes for people to win, including a bike!

Sign up to Stravel for free at http:/bethestart.stravelrewards.com. Employers can also download a great set of posters to encourage their staff to take part - choose from bus, train, cycle and all transport types themes.