Cycling UK is proud and honoured to have been nominated in two categories for the BikeBiz Awards 2018: Service to the industry and also Cycling Woman of the Year, for our very own Julie Rand.
It’s down to the cycling public to decide whether we’re worthy and we need your vote and your contacts’ vote too please! It’s a simple process to vote – you just need an email and to click here.
Please share this with others and ask them to spare less than five mins to vote for Cycling UK and Julie – as you know we deserve it! But just in case they’re not sure why they should vote for us or Julie, here is some helpful reasoning why they should:
Service to the industry – In 2017, Cycling UK has:
· Helped more than 25,000 people take up and continue cycling in Scotland and England through our Big Bike Revival
· Given 40 out of 45 of the UK’s police forces the incentive and means to tackle close passes
· Run the Women’s Festival of Cycling and celebrating 100 of the leading women helping to get Britain cycling
· Directly challenging the legal system’s treatment of cyclists by undertaking the UK’s first crowdfunded private prosecution for causing death by careless driving
Cycling Woman of the Year – Julie Rand
The organiser and driving force behind Cycling UK’s Women’s Festival of Cycling, Julie Rand is a tireless force for the promotion of cycling in all its forms. Under her watchful eye, thousands of ride leaders of cycle groups up and down the UK have been properly trained, and she’s provided the support to Cycling UK’s thousand groups, meaning enabling tens of thousands of rides and hundreds of sportive rides are able to happen each year.
Happy New Year to you all