From Seattle to San Francisco to New York City, Motivate’s bike share systems are celebrating Pride with special bikes, participating in Pride marches and even providing valet bike parking to make it a little easier to get to and from the celebrations.

“We’re proud of our diverse workforce and our diverse customers,” said Jay Walder, President and CEO of Motivate, which oversees and operates 10 bike share systems comprised of over 17,000 bikes nationwide.  “We’re delighted to partner with our local clients and sponsors to celebrate Pride in cities across the country.”

Here are some of the ways that Motivate’s systems are showing their Pride this month.

Pronto, Seattle, WA

Pronto’s celebrating with a special #ProntoGlam bike decked out with glitter, and special prizes available for those who find it and share. Pronto staff are also participating in the Seattle Pride Parade featuring #ProntoGlam, Pronto bikes, and a choreographed bike routine.
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We’ve been riding proud since 2014 but—this June—Pronto is getting even more glam than usual: http://t.co/8Qy0wkwVIX pic.twitter.com/aeOKx1IrVM

— Pronto Cycle Share (@CyclePronto) May 29, 2015

 

Citi Bike, New York, NY

Citi Bike is celebrating with their sponsor Citi, who has helped provide 200 #RidewithPride bikes deployed city-wide, as well as special valet bike parking service for the March and Festival. Citi Bike staff and bikes will also join Citi staff in New York’s Pride March.
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Have you spotted one of our special bikes for Pride? Snap a pic and show us where you #RidewithPride #citi #NYCPride pic.twitter.com/pqAvGs6Yfw

— Citi Bike (@CitiBikeNYC) June 23, 2015

 

Bay Area Bike Share, San Francisco Bay Area, CA

BABS is celebrating with a #PRIDEBIKE—and there’s only one in the entire City! Those who find the bike and share it win a custom t-shirt and a chance to ride in one of the nation’s largest Pride Parades.
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Have you spotted the #PRIDEBIKE!? Tweet us a photo for a custom shirt & a chance to RIDE WITH US in the Pride Parade! pic.twitter.com/q1l7zDgnS3

— Bay Area Bike Share (@SFBayBikeShare) June 16, 2015

 

Bike Share Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Bike Share Toronto and their sponsor TD Canada Trust are celebrating with bikes with rainbow wheels and special ad panels touting their pride. Plus special sur-prizes for those who spot the bikes and share.

Where have you taken @TD_Canada Ride with Pride rainbow bike today? Tweet us a picture! We have surprises! pic.twitter.com/uhn9L55G7y

— Bike Share Toronto (@bikeshareTO) June 15, 2015

 

Divvy, Chicago, IL

Divvy will be celebrating with special rainbow bikes and marching alongside their sponsors, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois in the Pride Parade.

#LoveWins! We’re celebrating in Sunday’s Pride Parade with @BCBSIL and these special bikes. #RideWithPride, Chicago! pic.twitter.com/5PIbsHJbXu

— Divvy (@DivvyBikes) June 26, 2015

 

Hubway, Boston, MA

Hubway is celebrating by reminding riders how easy it is to use bike share to get to and from Pride activities in Boston.
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Motivate Celebrates Gay Pride Nationwide

From Seattle to San Francisco to New York City, Motivate’s bike share systems are celebrating Pride with special bikes, participating in Pride marches and even providing valet bike parking to make it a little easier to get to and from the celebrations.