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 3,235 Km/year   and total participants in average of 14,692 people/year , it can be calculated into the total bicycle riding distance /year  equal to 3,235 km. The results from these activities reduce carbon emission 2.68 million KgCO2/year and reduce Benzene Fuel 0.92 million litres

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

Results: In the year 2018 10,804 people participate in KMUTT Bicycle riding.  From the results in the year 2018, our bicycle riding activities can help to reduce carbon emission 1.97 million KgCO2/year and reduce Benzene Fuel 0.67 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, 716 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 366 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 63,941.66 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 8,647,848 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 21,838 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, 673 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 1,284 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 210,848.21kgCO2; help to burn Calories 28,516,356 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 72,011 litres.

 

• KMUTT Bangmod-Bangkhunthien Traditional Bike Trip arranges by  KMUTT cooperate with Bangkok Metropolitan Administration and KMUTT alumni. This activity has a purpose to Tradition Bike Trip arranges by KMUTT and Bangkok Metropolitan Administration to joint health sustainable cycling for health and global warming together and planning mangroves with Honor Queen's Sirikit H.R.H. King Rama 9.  From KMUTT Bangmod-Bangkhunthien Traditional Bike Trip Activity, 5,148 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 37 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 46,476.14 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 6,285,708 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 18,873 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. This is to promote a riding bicycle in Bangkok and encourage people to use bicycle in lifestyle. From Car Free day Activity, 352 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 80 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 6,832 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 924,000 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 2,333.33 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, 4,542 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 200 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 220,541.35 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 29,827,314 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 75,321.50 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, 159 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 180 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 3,269.60 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 442,200 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 1,116.66 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, 450 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 50 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 5,490 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 742,500 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 1,875 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 37 kilometers. From Green Heart riding to trees planting Activity, 4,459 student and staff joined. The total bicycle riding distance equal to 538 km, these activities can reduce carbon emission 58,521.58 kgCO2; help to burn Calories 7,914,733 kcal and ride reduce Benzene Fuel 19,986.70 million litres.