Smart Travel Workplaces Student Cycle Challenge 2014  
 
   
   
 
 
It's a wrap...
Congratulations to everyone who took part in the first ever Student Cycle Challenge. Campuses all around the country got involved and fun, pedalling and free stuff was enjoyed by all!
 
Thank you to everyone who got involved. Check out the results and a snapshot of the Challenge below as well as some great photos from the Challenge and prize giving celebrations! You can also see all of the Challenge photos in our photo gallery.
 
Wishing you a very Happy Christmas!
The Smarter Travel Campus Team (Sharon & Ken!)
 
Cycle Challenge Winners
Winners - The Victorious Vets, UCD
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Prize giving in Limerick  
  Prize Giving Celebrations for Limerick Campuses  
 
The Results...

91 teams across 13 campus completed our first Student Cycle Challenge. A massive 9,197 trips were logged during the 10 day challenge! At the end of the challenge you (the cyclists!!) told us that you: enjoyed being part of a team (76%), increased activity (65%), felt good about yourself (65%), increased fitness (57%), reduced stress (33%), made new friends (17%) and lost weight (11%). We are delighted with this feedback and we're looking forward to the 2015 event already!

 
 
 
 
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Best Campus Award Winners
The 2014 Student Cycle Challenge Best Campus Award goes to the University of Limerick (UL). We are delighted to announce that the Best On-Campus Implementation Team also goes to the organisers in UL, Sean Collins & Ross Higgins. Congratulations to UL for this great achievement!
Check out all the Photos!
During the challenge we received lots of fantastic photos. We also have lots of great photos from prize giving events that took place in some of the campuses Check them out in our photo gallery...
Did you make the Winners list?

Congratulations to all winners! Prizes were sent to all campuses a few weeks ago so if you or your team appear on the winners page and you have not yet received your prize please get in touch ASAP, email cyclechallenge@nationaltransport.ie

Remember to Light Up this Winter!

Remember to light up this winter to be sure that you are Safe and Seen on your bike. Use a white light at the front of your bike and red at the back. Hi-visibility clothing is also recommended especially now that the weather is darker. The Road Safety Authority have lots more useful information for cyclists.

 
 
Best New Cyclist Story

Congratulations to Ciara Meikle from UL’s Holy Rollers Team. Ciara is the winner of the Best New Cyclist Story competition. Read Ciara's story here... 

 
 
Win Prizes and Awards in the first Smarter Travel Campus Media Competition

There are two categories for this competition – video and poster, with fantastic prizes on offer for both categories. You can enter as a team or an individual – and you don’t need any fancy equipment to enter! We are interested in hearing/ seeing your message!

Shortlisted entries will be showcased to all of the Smarter Travel Award nominees at the Smarter Travel Awards in March 2015, and will also be shown on the Smarter Travel Workplaces/ Campus website and Facebook pages – so it's a great opportunity to showcase your work! Read more...

 
 
 
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Best New Cyclist Story Winner - Ciara Meikle, UL's Holy Rollers
 
 
 
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Whether it's to boost your fitness, health or bank balance, or as an environmental choice, cycling could be one of the best decisions you have ever made. Being active for 30 minutes or more daily and you will reap the rewards! 

   
   
 

For more information on prize winners visit www.cyclechallenge.ie If you would like to get in touch please email info@smartertravelcampus.ie.

 
   
 
 
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