Bike to Work Day Winnipeg 2010

The 3rd Annual Bike to Work Day Winnipeg was held on Friday, June 25, 2010.

There were many highlights from that year, including:

  • 1847 cyclists registered prior to — or on — the day of the event;
  • 1887 cyclists were counted cycling on event day. Bicycle traffic counts were done in 12 locations throughout the city in morning rush hour. This number includes four more counting locations than 2009
  • 325 participant and 75 volunteer “Bike to Work Day” t-shirts were given away
  • 350 cyclists and volunteers received a free pancake breakfast at The Forks
  • The event had a strong commitment to sustainability. For example, all of the waste from the pancake breakfast was composted
  • 40+ companies, groups, and organizations supported the event with financial and/or in-kind contributions Financial contributions were approximately $34,000 In-kind contributions exceeded $20,000
  • 80+ volunteers helped run the event at The Forks, Oases, and cycle counting locations around the city Wave rides to The Forks from various (4) locations around the city