Gearing Up For Winter

01 November 2022

Sign up and gear up for winter with our challenge to win great prizes, earn rewards and medals and stay active through the winter! All you need to do is download and join the free BetterPoints app to get started.


Why should I join?


With the clocks going back and the nights drawing in, it might sound tempting to jump back in the car instead of beating those winter blues and choosing an active, sustainable and healthy way to travel instead. With Gearing up for Winter, we’re giving away loads of amazing prizes to be bright, be safe and stay active during the winter months 💡


There are 3 ways to win:


Weekly Prize Draw

Travel half a mile by:

🚶🏽👨‍🦽 Walking and wheeling

🚴🚴🏿‍♂️ Cycling

🚌🚂 Using Public Transport

To earn BetterTickets for a prize draw every week to win:

2x Beryl Pixel lights 🏮

2x Proviz Reflective Bands ⭐️

2x Proviz Reflective Body Straps ⚡


Daily Prize Draw

Gear up your activity levels too! Aim for 20 minutes of active travel and you will get 20 BetterTickets into a daily prize draw to win 5,000 BetterPoints (£5!)


Grand Prize Draw

🚴🏾 🚴🏿 Let's Gear up for Winter together 🚶🚶🏿

Once you’ve registered, why not pass on the points? Grab your walking, cycling or running buddy and tell them about the BetterPoints app, and get out and start using it! You could win a Proviz backpack worth £60 for each of you for referring a friend 🎒🎒

The more people you register, the better your chance of winning!



Want to take part? Download the free BetterPoints app via the buttons below or on the App Store or Google Play to get started. Once you’re on, tap Challenges and join BetterPoints York.