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6th Annual Winter BCC!

2019 Winter Bicycle Commuter Challenge

Are you ready to try using your bicycle to get around, even in the off season? Perhaps you already do, and you wouldn't mind a little recognition. Either way, the Winter Bicycle Commuter Challenge is for you!

BCC 2018 Final Report

Thanks for your interest in the accomplishments of the Thurston County Bicycle Commuter Challenge.

Below in PDF form is our Final Report for  the 31st Edition of the BCC and its supporting events.

2018 BCC Overall Results

Infographic with BCC stats

This year, 1139 riders logged trips in the Bicycle Commuter Challenge. Together, we rode our bikes for transportation on a total of 12,225 days, and logged 99,901 miles! This represents about 50 tons of CO2 prevented from entering our atmosphere.

Last Days of Winter BCC 2018

There are two days left to log miles in the Winter BCC! We'll have our final prize drawing on Wednesday, at 3pm. It looks like today may be the last sunny day in February, but hey, it's still winter, right? Tomorrow and Wednesday it'll be time to rock the rain gear again...

Winter BCC Week 4 Prize Winners!

Books and Hot Bevs- what better way to warm up after a cold winter ride! And the Week 4 Winter BCC prize winners are: Glenn B., Peggy M., Adrian W., Sam W., and Jessica B! We'll have one more Winter BCC prize drawing on the last day of February, so remember to log your rides.

Winter Biking Tips

Photo of biking in Winter

Biking to get around in the winter can be fun, refreshing and invigorating- it's a great way to beat the winter blues by getting outside in the fresh air and being active. If you've never done it before, here are a few (mostly common sense) things to keep in mind: