Over 190 employees have participated in our award-winning Bike to Work Program, commuting more than 440,000 miles by bike. That equates to approximately 853,000 pounds of CO2 eliminated, over 20.6 million calories burned and more than $96,000 in gas money saved.Gallery
As a Bicycle Friendly Business, CBBEL provides mileage reimbursement, changing facilities and bicycle storage for our employees, while promoting bicycling for the environment, fun, fitness and transportation. Since the creation of our year-round Bike to Work Program by Mike Kerr and Jonathan O’Connell in 2006, employees have ridden over 400,000 miles. Biking to Work promotes employee health and fitness, increases employee morale, helps the environment as well as corporate image, and makes our bikers better designers.
CBBEL is recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as a Platinum level Bicycle Friendly Business, which recognizes an employer’s efforts to encourage a more bicycle-friendly atmosphere for employees and clients and honors innovative bike friendly efforts. For five consecutive years, CBBEL has been named one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters, which recognizes leaders offering outstanding commuter benefits to their employees. In addition, CBBEL is recognized as a reporting member by Clean Air Counts.
Average miles per week company-wide. High is 2,663 miles.
Average number of weeks ridden per year per employee. High is 50 weeks.
Average miles per week per participant. High is 240 miles.
Average miles per commute. High is 38 miles.
The average number of one-way trips per year. High is 375 trips.