As an avid runner, I’m always thrilled when drivers of cars going by give you that extra bit of space…you can almost always tell the drivers that are runners themselves, by the degree of latitude (courtesy) they provide - and likewise for courtesy and safety as well, I try to keep to the sidewalk or [...]
Category Archives: Sports
The Canadian Football League (CFL) has chosen to work with PickupPal for the second consecutive year for the annual Grey Cup game.
The 2009 Grey Cup game will be held on November 29th, 2009 in Calgary, Alberta.
The CFL is dedicated to making the annual Grey Cup game more eco-friendly, through their Green Drive [...]
This Saturday is the International Day of Climate Action. Lets hope it is a day that will long be remembered as the time when science and society finally acted in unison to reduce CO2 in the atmosphere!
Scientists say that 350 parts per million CO2 in the atmosphere is the safe limit for humanity. We [...]
So far the greatest thing about this 300 mile trek to Washington, DC has been meeting SO many dedicated, smart people who are committed to interesting and valuable projects in sustainability.
Today riding through Amish country I think everyone was struck with a couple of thoughts:
1. How does the climate change msg get effectively communicated [...]
As part of their Green Drive initiative, the Canadian Football League has chosen to partner with PickupPal for this year’s Grey Cup in Montreal! We’re thrilled to be a part of one of the most storied events in Canada. To rideshare to the game, please visit http://www.pickuppal.com/pup/erp/2008-Grey-Cup
We hope to see you there!
DOUBLE UP TO DOUBLE BLUE GAMES & CUT DOWN YOUR EMISSIONS
THE ECO-FRIENDLY WAY
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Oct. 23, 2008) - The Toronto Argonauts Football Club is pleased to announce a partnership with PickupPal.com as the official ridesharing partner for the 2009 season. This service will also be offered for the final 2008 regular season home game against [...]
Farm Aid, Nike, AIDS Walk LA & West Coast Green convention select PickupPal to offer ridesharing
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire - Sept. 25, 2008) - Hundreds of thousands of music fans, Marathon runners, and conference attendees from across the continent now have an easy way to cut their carbon footprint with PickupPal, the world’s largest and fastest growing [...]
It is really awesome the way in which festival and concert organizers have come on board with our PickupPal Eco-Rideshare program. Getting fans to festivals by using PickupPal is one of the best ways they can reduce their carbon footprint. Two new ones that launched today come from the UK and they are [...]
Triathlon season is upon us in North America! Some of you may be brand new to the sport, and some may be crafty veterans, who’ve trained diligently all through the off season. I don’t fit into either category unfortunately…while I’ve done several, I have yet to get into the groove of extended preparation…for [...]
The ink is barely dry on the deal however we are very excited about our new ERP partner The San Francisco Marathon.
Since 1977 the San Fransisco Marathon has attracted top athletes from around the world to the Bay Area. Last year the Marathon was sold out - 15,000 runners - this [...]