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

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...

David W cycled 15 miles
15 hours ago

Matthew S cycled 8 miles
18 hours ago

Paul D cycled 12.8 miles
2 days ago

Neil A cycled 15.4 miles
3 days ago

Susan A cycled 12.8 miles
3 days ago

Barry W cycled 5 miles
2 weeks ago

John G cycled 21 miles
3 months ago

Graham D cycled 18.2 miles
4½ months ago

Graham D completed a goal
4½ months ago

Matthew S completed a goal
5 months ago

Holly S cycled 7 miles
6 months ago

Holly S registered
6 months ago

Debbie C cycled 7.6 miles
7 months ago

David G cycled 18 miles
7 months ago

Andrew C cycled 4 miles
7½ 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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