Bicycle Riding Activities

Bicycle Riding Activities

According to Walk & Bike Society Policy, KMUTT promote Bicycle riding activities to serve all bicycle riders in our campus. These have been done on 3 steps for all bicycle rider including Preparation step, Riding  in  campus area  and  Riding   outside campus. Preparation step for Bicycle Riding Activities consist of Training to ride a bicycle, Training to ride safety and Training to maintenance your bicycle. After you know how to ride safety , the next step is riding in campus area by using  bicycle lane and “Share the road” concept. This activity is the training step for the new rider to know how to ride safety by using bike share ride in our campus. After that it go to the next step which is Riding  outside campus  to know how to ride safety on the road  before join the Bicycle activities for all rider including  Bike Friday , Saturday Ride Fever ,  KMUTT Bangmod-Bangkhunthien Traditional bike trip , Car Free day , Bangkok-Huahin  Long bicycle Trip , Bangmod-Rachaburi Bicycle Trip.

From our Bicycle Riding Activities with the average distance of our riding of 4,939 Km/year   and total participants in average of 19,696 people/year , it can be calculated into the total bicycle riding distance /year  equal to 4,939 km. The results from these activities reduce carbon emission 4.43 million KgCO2/year and reduce Benzene Fuel 1.38 million litres

Goal: 10,000 people participate in KMUTT Bicycle riding in the year 2020

Results: In the year 2017 19,696 people participate in KMUTT Bicycle riding.  From the results in the year 2016, our bicycle riding activities can help to reduce carbon emission 4.43 million KgCO2/year and reduce Benzene Fuel 1.38 million litres.

• Bike Friday is a short bike trip which the distance not over than 15 km. The activity was arranged by Green bike club and riding on every Friday in the evening. Student and staff in KMUTT can learn about nearby community around KMUTT. From Bike Friday Activity, 2,220 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 2,330 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 1.262,114.40 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 170,695,800.00 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 431,050 litres.

 

 

• Saturday Ride Fever is a long distance riding. The distance is around 50-70 km. Theactivity was arranged by Green bike club and riding on every Saturday in the morning. The activity was purpose to survey the community which far from KMUTT. Member sometimes will plant tree and mangroves.  From Saturday Ride Fever Activity, 2,932 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 4,466 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 511,966.38 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 64,818,217.00 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 230,615.48 litres.

 

 

• KMUTT Bangmod-Bangkhunthien Traditional Bike Trip arranges by  KMUTT cooperate with Bangkok Metropolitan Administration and KMUTT alumni. This activity has a purpose to celebrate for Her Majesty the Queen’s 85th Birthday with mangrove planting and anniversary 55th king mongkut’s university of technology thonburi.  From KMUTT Bangmod-Bangkhunthien Traditional Bike Trip Activity, 5,010 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 37 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 45,230.28 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 6,117,210 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 15,447.50 litres.

 

 

• Car Free day  KMUTT is as a part of the activities for Bangkok Car Free Day by supporting a starting point of Bangkok Car Free day on Sunday 18 September 2016. This is to promote a riding bicycle in Bangkok and encourage people to use bicycle in lifestyle. From Car Free day Activity, 550 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 42 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 5,636.40 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 762,300 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 2,538.9 litres. 

 

 

 

• Bangkok-Huahin Long bicycle Trip Bangkok-Huahin Long bicycle Trip is 200 km from Bangkok along south-west part of Thailand to  Huahin. This trip is a great way to see and experience the other side of Thailand. From Bangkok-Huahin Long bicycle Trip Activity, 2,443 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 200 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 119,218.4 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 16,123,800 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 53,701.98 litres.

 

• Bangmod-Rachaburi Bicycle Trip arranges by KMUTT Green bike club and KMUTT Rajchaburi Student alumni. This activity has a purpose to welcome new KMUTT Rajchaburi student and to promote KMUTT and KMUTT Rajchaburi student relation.  From Bangmod-Rachaburi Bicycle Trip Activity, 150 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 62 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 2,269.2 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 306,900 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 1,022.16 litres.

 

• Ride for Merit 9 temples cycling :Ride for Merit 9 temples cycling is co-operate by Suanthon Gold City bike club and KMUTT Green Bike club to visited 9 famous temples in Thonburi area. From Ride for Merit 9 temples cycling Activity, 466 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 60 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 6,822.24 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 922,680 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 3,073.1  million litres.

 

• Green Heart riding to treesplanting: established  By KMUTT Green Heart Club. The main activity is riding to planted mangroves at KMUTT Bangkhuntien. The distances from KMUTT to BKT are 145 kilometers. From Green Heart riding to trees planting Activity, 1,193 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 1550 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 42,208.34 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 5,708,505 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 19,013  million litres.