Our Spring Bike to Work Week Results are in!
June 20, 2017
A Bike-in Movie Night, street-side celebrations and a sunny wrap-up BBQ helped to bring thounsands of people on bikes together during Bike to Work Week this spring!
Thank you to everyone who logged a trip last week during our spring Bike to Work Week. With more than 84 celebration stations set-up across Metro Vancouver, registration remained steady with over 11,100 riders logging 470,926 km! Thank you to the sponsors, supporters, team leaders and volunteers who joined together to make this event a huge success. See our BTWW photo gallery here and continue to support our community to get on their bikes!
Bike to Work Week Statistics (May 29-June 4)
Registered Riders: 11,128
Number of Celebration Stations: 84
New to bike commuting: 1,730
Bike Trips Logged: 50,127
Total Kilometres biked: 470,926
Calories burned: 14,127,806
Kilograms of Greenhouse Gases Saved: 102,097
Spring 2017 Bike to Work Week Organizational Winners:
Based on number of trips logged
Best in School: Eric Hamber Secondary School
Best in Health: Provincial Health Services Authority
Best in Business: Arc’teryx Equipment Inc.
Best in Not-For-Profit: Vancouver Aquarium
Best in Higher Education: University of British Columbia
Best in Government: City of Vancouver
Best in Tech: EA Sports
Best Workplace (1-10 Employees): CPAWS-BC
Best Workplace (11-25 Employees): Pulse Energy
Best Workplace (26-100 Employees): Zaber Technologies
Best Workplace (101-250 Employees): Relic Entertainment Inc.
Best Workplace (251-500 Employees): Arc’teryx Equipment Inc.
Best Workplace (501-1000 Employees): MDA
Best Workplace (1000+ Employees): University of British Columbia