Celebration of Bikeability Day

Join us for the Celebration of Bikeability Day 2021 and help us showcase the wonderful world of cycling

October 20, 2021

Event

Friday 10 December 2021 will mark the first ever “Celebration of Bikeability.” We’re bringing parents, teachers and the Bikeability industry together for a day of virtual celebration.

Join us online to honour all the children who have completed Bikeability – and the people who have supported them. We will hear inspirational voices, showcase special stories and reward some extraordinary individuals. We want to share your love for Bikeability and the people who make it happen.

We have eight awards up for grabs and nominations have now closed for 2021. Our judges are scoring all 149 nominations, ready to announce our winners on Friday 10 December.

Emily Cherry applauding cyclists in playground

What are the award categories?

Bikeability Instructor of the Year

Sponsored by Altura

This award recognises an individual who goes above and beyond to provide outstanding cycle training. They show commitment to ensuring every child can access Bikeability. They inspire fellow instructors, employers and the children they teach.

  • Nominees must be a qualified Bikeability instructor, holding one of the following:
    1st4sport Level 2 Award in Instructing Cycle Training
    National Standard qualification (NSIP or NSIQ)

 

Rising Star Award

Sponsored by Beryl Bikes

This award recognises an individual who has recently joined Bikeability. They have made a positive impact during their time. They show innovative thinking and a passion for the industry.

Nominees can be an instructor, training provider, grant recipient or work for the Trust. They must have worked in their current role for two years or less.

 

Trainee Rider of the Year (Pete Rollings Award)

Sponsored by Frog Bikes

This award recognises an individual who has excelled during Bikeability cycle training. They show commitment and determination to completing cycle training. They have continued to cycle beyond Bikeability training.

 

School of the Year

Sponsored by The Bike Club

This award recognises a school who has embraced and encouraged Bikeability cycle training. They show commitment to ensuring every child can access Bikeability.

Beyond Bikeability, the winning school has embedded cycling into their ethos. They will be able to show the impact of this in their school community.

 

Small Organisation of the Year

Sponsored by Cycling UK

This award recognises an organisation who has contributed to the success of Bikeability. They show best practice and provide a high-quality service. They may have overcome specific challenges in their area.

Nominees must be a small grant recipient or training provider. They will work with 5 Bikeability instructors or fewer.

 

Large Organisation of the Year

Sponsored by Busby

This award recognises an organisation who has contributed to the success of Bikeability. They show best practice and provide a high-quality service. They may have overcome specific challenges in their area.

Nominees must be a large grant recipient or training provider. They will work with more than 5 Bikeability instructors.

 

Triumph over Adversity

Sponsored by Beeline

This award recognises an individual who has overcome challenges to succeed. This may be due to personal circumstances or external challenges, such as COVID-19.

Nominees may be a trainee or work as part of the Bikeability industry.

 

Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognises an individual who has committed their career to Bikeability. They will have dedicated many years to the success of the industry. This special award will recognise their dedication and commitment.

family bike ride

Join us on social media!

Don’t forget to follow us on social media to join our Celebration of Bikeability on Friday 10 December!

Award winners will be announced at the following times, but we have lots of other surprises planned throughout the day, so keep your eyes peeled.

8:30 Rising Star Award, sponsored by Beryl Bikes

9:30 Triumph Over Adversity Award, sponsored by Beeline

11:00 Trainee of the Year (Pete Rollings Award), sponsored by Frog Bikes

12:30 Bikeability Cycle Instructor of the Year, sponsored by Altura

14:00 Small Organisation of the Year, sponsored by Cycling UK

15:30 Large Organisation of the Year, sponsored by Busby

17:00 School of the Year, sponsored by the Bike Club

18:30 Lifetime Achievement Award

 

Find us:

Facebook: Bikeability UK

Twitter: @BikeabilityUK

Instagram: @BikeabilityUK

Youtube: Bikeability cycle training

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