This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

WINSTON-SALEM– Bike Week in Winston-Salem takes place this week (May 13-19) and the city’s cycling program is encouraging people to get out and enjoy this form of transportation, particularly its health benefits and low transportation cost.

People to ride their bicycles to work or ride it for exercise. A special bike ride will also take place for those who were injured or killed while riding.

For a complete list of events surround Bike Week visit www.cityofws.org.