History

Creating teams in the workplace has been the guiding organizing principle, as such the annual Bike to Work event has brought communities together and contributed to greater health while decreasing commuter costs and greenhouse gases around Greater Victoria for 23 years.

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This annual event brings communities together and expands the number of people who cycle to work year round. By getting people to try commuting by bike for a week in an atmosphere of fun and camaraderie, the event contributes to a steady 10% increase in cycle commuters.

In addition to organizing the hugely successful Greater Victoria Bike to Work Week event for 23 years, the Society also offers exceptional Urban Bike Skills courses that have trained more than 3,500 kids, youth, and adults through various skills courses.