• Ewa G encouraged Fesl R to ride a bike!
  • What's happening near you? Find out about local cycling news and events.
  • Rachel S encouraged Rachael T to ride a bike!
  • Can you burn off 6 pints in a week? Set a personal goal.
  • Cycling is a quick, healthy and convenient way to commute.
  • Show your support for cycling in Greater Manchester.
  • Set a goal, itís a great motivator.
  • Phil D encouraged Gary M to ride a bike!
  • Cycling is fun for all the family.
  • Get your workmates on a bike!

Commuters cycling

The Greater Manchester Cycle Challenge is complete!

Workplaces competed to see who could get the most staff cycling from Monday 14 May to Tuesday 5 June.

The competition was fierce as hundreds took to their bikes, many for the first time in years! We're pleased to announce the final results and winners here.

Thanks for contributing to these fantastic results - continue to record your trips and keep track of your progress!

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Recent activity...

Matthew S cycled 8 miles
19 hours ago

Susan A cycled 11.6 miles
2 days ago

Paul D cycled 12.7 miles
3 days ago

David W cycled 15 miles
5 days ago

Neil A cycled 25.2 miles
1½ weeks ago

Graham D cycled 19 miles
2 weeks ago

Arifemaf A registered
1½ months ago

Ff F registered
1½ months ago

Nicole H cycled 5.7 miles
2½ months ago

Barry W cycled 5 miles
3½ months ago

John G cycled 21 miles
6 months ago

Graham D completed a goal
7½ months ago

Matthew S completed a goal
8 months ago

Holly S cycled 7 miles
9 months ago

Holly S registered
9 months ago

Recent reasons...

“I cycle so I can stuff my face” - Paul D

“I cycle because of Ironman training” - Simon H

“I cycle to save money, keep fit, fly through traffic, see the views” - John G

“I cycle because I can't afford to drive after being transferred to Manchester” - Steve W

“I cycle because...I am old and fat and it keeps me moving!” - Denise L

“I cycle because.im trying to get fitter” - Neil M

“I cycle because...my car's broken down - only joking” - Wayne O

“I cycle so I can point at the bellies of motorists and mouth 'fatty' at them.” - Claire D

“I cycle for a bit of exercise” - Neil A

“I cycle Because Its quick, free and makes me feel good,” - Debbie C

“I cycle because...I want to be as fit as Bradley Wiggins!” - Niall M

“I cycle When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark,” - Kevin M

“I cycle because hills are made for climbing” - Matthew S

“I cycle because I always get a seat.” - Philip D

“I cycle because my car insurance has gone through the roof!!” - Janice H

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