2015 Results

Thank you everyone for your participation in 2015! With a combined 268 teams and 186 individual riders, there was an astounding 2,171 riders last year! Of those 2,171 riders, 375 of them were new participants in Bike to Work Week!

You all logged 7,433 trips which amounted to 69,709 km travelled, preventing 16.2 tons of green house gases from entering our atmosphere!

Number of teams registered:

268

Number of individuals registered:

186

Number of riders registered:

2,171

Overall participation rate:

34%

New riders:

375

# Trips logged:

7,433

Kilometers travelled:

69,709

GHG saved (kg):

16.2 tons

See below for 2015 prize winners

Bike to Work Week Prize Winner Announcements:

Congratulations to all teams and individuals that participated in 2015's Bike to Work and School Week program. Here are the winners and the prizes in each category:

Category

Organization

Team Name

Large organization (101+)

City of Kelowna, WWTF

WWTF Wheelers

Medium organization  (26-100)

Harmony Honda

Harmony Honda

Small organization (11-25)

Caro Analytical

CARO Kelowna

Mini organization (2-10)

Interior Health Authority, P3 Operations

P3 Team

Individual Participant

n/a

Eric Simpson and Scott Ross

Celebration Station Passport Winners 

Name

Organization

Team Name

Theresa Fougere (3 stamps)

n/a

n/a/

Grant Russouw (6 stamps)

MMM Group

The MMMoobs

Kris Koenig (8 stamps)

The MMMoobs

The MMMoobs

Congratulations! You won a two-night stay at Accent Inns!

Landmark Challenge Winner:

  1. Disney Interactive Worlds Cycling Team (68.3% participation) won a personal training package from Team Fitness and a bike tune-up from Play It Again Sports.
  2. Odlum Brown Limited (67.5% participation) won a one-year Landmark gym membership and a bike tune-up from Play It Again Sports.
  3. Associated Engineering (63% participation) won a bike tune-up from Play It Again Sports.

All teams also won a package of smartTRIPS swag.

Rewards for Reporting Results

Carol and the team "Cottonwoods Cranks" won a Burley Travoy commuter trailer from Kelowna E-ride!

Daily Prizes

Bike draws were done at the stations and random team draws were done daily. Team Leaders awarded the prize to someone on their team however they saw fit. Team Leaders were encouraged to hold a random draw or reward someone that had gone that extra mile, such as the person who cycled the most or the newest cyclist on the team.

Monday, May 25

Bike winner: Alex Harvie from the City of Kelowna “Trades” team is the winner of a new bike from Fresh Air

Daily prizes:

Sponsor

Prize

Winning Team

Team Leader

Organization

Ekahi Yoga Center

10-class punch pass

KGH Critical Care

Sharon Delparte

KGH

Okanagan Acupuncture

3-session starter pack

Assured Attack

Greg Lehmann

Assured Software

The Wellness Spa

45 minute massage

First United Church

Bonnie Cleve

First United Church

Orchard Park Shopping Centre

$50 GC

Nature’s Finest Cyclists

Kendall Cowley

Nature’s Fare Markets Ltd.

Cryo Care

One Cryocare treatment

Ash Kickers

Glenn Bonkowski

City of Kelowna

Urban Harvest

$44 GC

Bethesda 3

Dennis Enkurs

Bethesda Christian Association

Photo of the day winner: Acro Media (Team Leader Stephanie Stefansson) won the photo of the day! They will receive a $20 GC for Wild Mountain

Tuesday, May 26

Prize winners: Andrew Wautier from Lifemark Health Centre is the winner of a new bike from ChainLine Cycle, congratulations!

Daily prizes:

Sponsor

Prize

Winning Team

Team Leader

Organization

Ekahi Yoga Center

10-class punch pass

Thundering TOCs

Dominique Raymond

SD 23

Okanagan Acupuncture

3-session starter pack

RAR

Ruben Reisdorf

Mission Springs COG

The Wellness Spa

45 minute massage

Sovereign Cycle

Rich Stevenson

Sovereign Cycle

Orchard Park Shopping Centre

$50 GC

Odlum Brown

Jeremy Mason

Odlum Brown Limited

Cryocare

One Cryocare treatment

Ramada

Sergio Cunial

Ramada

Urban Harvest

$44 GC

May Bennett Cycles

Pat Munro

Interior Health – May Bennett Wellness Centre

 Photo of the day winner: The Chromatic Cyclones from the Kelowna Art Gallery won the photo of the day! They will receive a $20 GC for Wild Mountain.

Wednesday, May 27

 Prize winners: Lindsay Stilborn from Interior Savings is the winner of a new bike from Outbound Cycle!,congratulations!

​Today’s King and Queen of the Hills are Jason Bedell from the team “Tour de Yards”, and Jane Luk-Tran from “Team Tylenol”. Congrats to each of you on winning wooden indoor bike racks from Wooden Arms Workshop.

Daily prizes:

Sponsor

Prize

Winning Team

Team Leader

Organization

Ekahi Yoga Center

10-class punch pass

PGT Peddlers

Emily Raymond

Public Guardian & Trustee of BC

Okanagan Acupuncture

3-session starter pack

Gentle Dental

Hilary Pada

Gentle Dental Kelowna

The Wellness Spa

45 minute massage

Dorothea Walker Staff

Mary Berg

Dorothea Walker Staff

Orchard Park Shopping Centre

$50 GC

Momentum Health

Marc Nimchuk

Momentum Health

Cryo Care

One Cryo Care treatment

Prune Whippers

Ken Warkentin

Three Links Manor IHA

Urban Harvest

$44 GC

Centre for Arts and Technology

Carrera Teal

Centre for Arts and Technology

 Photo of the day winner: The Source Office Furniture Kelowna Team (Team Leader Dawn Mason) won the photo of the day! They will receive a $20 GC for Wild Mountain

Thursday, May 28

Prize winners: Mary Smith from the Central Okanagan Outdoor Club is the winner of a new bike from Cyclepath, congratulations!

Daily prizes:

Sponsor

Prize

Winning Team

Team Leader

Organization

Ekahi Yoga Center

10-class punch pass

Pathways to Work

Angie Simister

Cottonwoods Extended Care

Okanagan Acupuncture

3-session starter pack

Procera Networks

Alex Thiessen

Procera Networks - Canada

The Wellness Spa

45 minute massage

Capri Insurance

Laura Henderson

Capri Insurance Services – Hardy Street

Orchard Park Shopping Centre

$50 GC

B-eye-cycles

Brendan Wallace

Tutt Street Optometry

Cryo Care

One Cryo Care treatment

Adaptive Warriors

Liz Hostland

CRIS Adaptive Adventures

Urban Harvest

$44 GC

Spokes and Pokes

Trisha Elliot

Kelowna General Hospital - Laboratory

Photo of the day winner: “Team Tylenol” from Interior Health (Team Leader Tanya Dokic) won the photo of the day! They will receive a $20 GC for Wild Mountain.

Friday, May 29 (morning)

Prize winners: Entries into today’s draw for a bike from Kelowna Cycle will include the afternoon Celebration Station at Tree Brewing Beer Institute, winner to be announced on Monday.

The winners of today’s CIBC draw are:
​Beth Sheldon – Apple TV

James Donnelly – Men’s gift basket

Diane Graham – Women’s gift basket 

Daily prizes:

Sponsor

Prize

Winning Team

Team Leader

Organization

Ekahi Yoga Center

10-class punch pass

The Museos

Jennifer Garner

Kelowna Museums Society

Okanagan Acupuncture

3-session starter pack

Fraser Financial Kelowna

Quinton Ursulan

The Fraser Financial Group

The Wellness Spa

45 minute massage

The Drill Builders

Ken Scheming

Multi-Power Products

Orchard Park Shopping Centre

$50 GC

Cancer Kickers

Terry Heidt

InspireHealth Integrative Cancer Care

Cryo Care

One Cryo Care treatment

SITSO - Kelowna

David Aliverti

CRA

Urban Harvest

$44 GC

Golder-coasters

Janice Loukras

Golder Associates Ltd

Photo of the day winner: Okanagan College Bike to Work Week Team (Team Leader Paul Stephenson) won the photo of the day! They will receive a $20 GC for Wild Mountain.

Monday, June 1 (for Friday, May 30 pm)

Prize winners: For the Friday bike draw, Lori Robinson from Lakeside Medicine Centre is the winner of a new bike from Kelowna Cycle.

The winner of the Saturday Bike draw is Steven Groves from FortisBC! He is the winner of a Raleigh Venture from The Lions Cyclery.