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The Love To Ride Florida Challenge encourages organizations and individuals across the state to compete in a friendly competition to see who can ride the most! Here at UF Bikes, we’re putting together a campus-wide team to show Florida how Gators roll! The Challenge is simple, get out and ride your bike for at least […]

UF Bikes X Bicycle Film Festival 2021

The Bicycle Film Festival is coming to UF March 19 – April 22, 2021! UF Bikes, in partnership with the Office of Sustainability and Gators Going Green, is presenting an international selection of the most important short films from the Bicycle Film Festival collection. Join us as we observe Campus Bike Month ( and Earth […]

Bicycle Friendly University – GOLD!

The League of American Bicyclists, the premier grassroots advocacy organization encouraging better bicycling and protecting the rights of people who bike, has honored the University of Florida (UF) with a gold-level Bicycle Friendly University award in recognition of the institution’s achievements in promoting and enabling safe, accessible bicycling on campus. UF held a silver award […]

UF Campus Bike Month

March is Campus Bike Month at UF! We’re excited to offer a wide variety of events and resources to celebrate cycling on campus and prepare you ride more often! Visit the Campus Bike Month page!

Gator Gears Spring 2021 Reservations Open

Reservation requests are now open for Gator Gears bicycle rentals for the Spring 2021 semester. Reservation requests will remain open until January 8, 2021, or until all available bicycles have been reserved.   Please visit the Gator Gears Reservations page for more information.

Gator Gears Fall 2020 Returns Now Open!

Gator Gears Fall 2020 Rentals May Now Be Returned.   All Fall 2020 rentals are due back by Wednesday, December 9th, 2020. Gator Gears bicycles returned after December 9th will be charged a $25 late fee. Please contact the Gator Gears team at for our COVID-19 safe return procedures.

Bicycle Friendly University

We’re Silver! UF Bikes is proud to be a part of the League of American Bicyclist’s Bicycle Friendly University program and to be ranked as a Silver school, among the top 75 schools in the country. We’re working on making bicycling safer and more accessible for all of our campus community members with programs like […]

Gator Gears Student Bike Rental – Fall 2020 Sold Out!

Our entire fleet of Gator Gears bikes have been issued for the Fall 2020 semester! If you’d like to be the first to know about Spring 2021 bike availability please be sure to sign up for your UF Bikes mailing list here. Please contact or visit the Gator Gears page to find out more […]