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Independence Blue Cross sponsors Bike Month 2024 and Philly’s Bike to Work and Wherever Day

Farah Newcomb, IBX manager of Sales giving welcome remarks

Independence Blue Cross (IBX) and the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia (BCGP) celebrated people who ride bikes at Philadelphia’s annual Bike to Work and Wherever Day on May 17. IBX is the presenting sponsor of Philly’s Bike Month 2024, which includes the popular Bike to Work Day initiative.

IBX Manager of Sales Farah Newcomb joined Chris Gale, BCGP Executive Director, to welcome participants and talk about the importance of safe bicycle infrastructure and programming and the health benefits of commuting by bike around Philadelphia. Other speakers included:

Dozens of Philadelphians joined three planned rides from Penn Museum, 6th and Washington Avenue, and the Broad and Oxford Indego station.