2012.07.02 > For Immediate Release
contact: Charley Reed - University Relations
phone: 402.554.2129 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
UNO Community to Participate in 'Get Up and Ride' National Bike Challenge
Omaha - University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) students, faculty and staff will be participating in this year’s “Get Up and Ride” National Bike Challenge.
The Challenge encourages participants to bike for transportation and for the fun of riding. In addition, it advocates cycling for improving health, saving money and helping the environment. Participants can also win prizes at the end of the Challenge.
UNO participants will be competing against other universities across the country. By signing up at www.endomondo.com/campaign/local, students, faculty and staff can log their miles ridden and compare them to other riders nationally.
For more information on the National Bike Challenge or UNO’s involvement, contact Michael Grube at email@example.com or by phone at 402.554.2124.
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The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is Nebraska’s metropolitan university. The core values of the institution place students at the center of all that the university does; call for the campus to strive for academic excellence; and promote community engagement that transforms and improves urban, regional, national and global life. UNO, inaugurated in 1968, emerged from the Municipal University of Omaha, established in 1931, which grew out of the University of Omaha founded in 1908.
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