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==Tips for Biking on the UP Academic Oval==
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==Tips on Biking on the UP Academic Oval==
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[[Image:Fish_Rack.JPG| 250px|thumb|right|"Tuyo" Rack (by Eng Chan) installed at the University Shopping Center]]
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* Watch out for crazy car and motorcycle drivers invading the bike lane.
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* The two-way bike lane on the [[Academic Oval is also shared with joggers]]. Maintain a predictable path and speed, so joggers can anticipate your move.
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* See also the memo [[Patakaran ukol sa daloy ng trapiko sa Academic Oval at paggamit ng bike lane]]
  
1. Watch out for crazy car and motorcycle drivers invading the bike lane. :)
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==Bike Parking on Campus==
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1. Bike racks have been installed at the following locations:
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* Inside the Academic Oval: kiosk in front of Faculty Center (across the street), [[Quezon Hall]] (Administration building), [[UP Main Library]]
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* South of Academic Oval: UP Faculty Center, UP [[Vargas Museum]], UP [[CDC]]
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* North of Academic Oval: [[NCTC]], [[Shopping Center]]
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[[Image:Padyak.bikerack.jpg| 250px|thumb|right|Padyak Bike rack at the Faculty Center]]
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* Further away from the Academic Oval: HRDO/ISSI, Campus Maintenance Office
  
==Bike Parking on Campus==
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See [http://www.map.upd.edu.ph/updmap/index.phtml UPD Map] for guidance on landmarks.
1. Bike racks are available at UP Faculty Center, UP CDC, FC Front Kiosk, UP Vargas Museum, NTC, Quezon Hall.
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[[Image:Carabao_Rack.JPG| 250px|thumb|right|"Carabao Rack" (by Eng Chan) in front of Faculty Center]]
2. In buildings where there are no bike racks, use your imagination.  
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2. In buildings where there are no bike racks, use your imagination.
  
 
==Bike Repair on Campus==
 
==Bike Repair on Campus==
For minor quick repairs, you may request "Mang Ben" at a kiosk fronting the Faculty Center (Claro M Recto Hall)
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For minor quick repairs, look for "Mang Ben" at a kiosk fronting the [[Faculty Center]] (Rizal Hall). He may be able to help you. An alternative bike repair service is at B12-B, Village B, UP Campus.
  
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For simple flat tire problem, there is free use of bicycle pumps (generously shared by the [[UP Padyak]] Project) at the following locations:
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* [[AS]] Walk
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* [[Ilang-ilang Residence Hall]]
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* [[Molave Residence Hall]]
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* [[Yakal Residence Hall]]
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* [[Kamia Residence Hall]]
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* Faculty Center Kiosk
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* Faculty Center Walk
  
 
==Biking Groups on Campus==
 
==Biking Groups on Campus==
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1. [http://padyak.org UP Padyak]
 
1. [http://padyak.org UP Padyak]
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2. UP Century Riders
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==Biking Campaign on Campus==
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1. [[UP Padyak]]
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2. USC's [[Dagdag Padyak]]
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==See Also==
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* [[Sports Facilities on Campus]]
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* [[Where to buy bikes]]

Latest revision as of 20:44, 23 November 2009

Tips on Biking on the UP Academic Oval

"Tuyo" Rack (by Eng Chan) installed at the University Shopping Center

Bike Parking on Campus

1. Bike racks have been installed at the following locations:

Padyak Bike rack at the Faculty Center
  • Further away from the Academic Oval: HRDO/ISSI, Campus Maintenance Office

See UPD Map for guidance on landmarks.

"Carabao Rack" (by Eng Chan) in front of Faculty Center

2. In buildings where there are no bike racks, use your imagination.

Bike Repair on Campus

For minor quick repairs, look for "Mang Ben" at a kiosk fronting the Faculty Center (Rizal Hall). He may be able to help you. An alternative bike repair service is at B12-B, Village B, UP Campus.

For simple flat tire problem, there is free use of bicycle pumps (generously shared by the UP Padyak Project) at the following locations:

Biking Groups on Campus

There are many biking enthusiasts' groups on campus that may help you with your biking needs. These include:

1. UP Padyak

2. UP Century Riders

Biking Campaign on Campus

1. UP Padyak

2. USC's Dagdag Padyak

See Also