Great weather and great results for our Fall Bike to Work Week!

October 31, 2017

Over 45 Celebration Stations and 1,114 Team Leaders helped to bring thousands of people on bikes together during Bike to Work Week this fall!

Thank you to everyone who logged a trip last week.  With more than 45 celebration stations set-up across Metro Vancouver, registration remained steady with over 6,100 riders logging 289,684 km! Thank you to the sponsors, supporters, team leaders and volunteers who joined together to make this event a huge success.

Bike to Work Week Statistics (Oct. 23 - 29)

Registered Riders: 6,100

Number of Celebration Stations: 45

New to bike commuting: 431

Bike Trips Logged: 31,761

Total Kilometres biked: 289,684

Calories burned: 8,709,630

Kilograms of Greenhouse Gases Saved: 62,804

Fall 2017 Bike to Work Week Organizational Winners:

Based on number of trips logged

Best in School: West Point Grey Academy

Best in Health: Provincial Health Services Authority

Best in Business: MEC

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 in Other: The Amp

Best Workplace (1-10 Employees): Coastal Genomics

Best Workplace (11-25 Employees): Bruce Carscadden Architect 

Best Workplace (26-100 Employees): Zaber Technologies

Best Workplace (101-250 Employees): BGC Engineering Inc.

Best Workplace (251-500 Employees): Arc’teryx Equipment Inc.

Best Workplace (501-1000 Employees): MDA

Best Workplace (1000+ Employees): University of British Columbia