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