City loses bike-to-work challenge

Penticton Mayor Dan Ashton fulfilled his obligation to ride a penny-farthing bicycle after the city lost the bike-to-work challenge.

Coattails flying in the breeze Penticton Mayor Dan Ashton makes his way along a closed section of Main Street Tuesday on a penny-farthing high wheeler. He performed the feat as fulfillment of his obligation after the city lost to the Regional District Okanagan Similkameen in the Bike to Work Week Challenge over which agency would have the most participants.

Coattails flying in the breeze Penticton Mayor Dan Ashton makes his way along a closed section of Main Street Tuesday on a penny-farthing high wheeler. He performed the feat as fulfillment of his obligation after the city lost to the Regional District Okanagan Similkameen in the Bike to Work Week Challenge over which agency would have the most participants.