Volunteers of the Year Awards

Volunteers of the Year Awards

We would not be the success we are today without the tireless dedication of our volunteers. We are delighted to recognise and celebrate some outstanding individuals, groups, clubs and projects. The winners of the Volunteeers of the Year Awards were announced on Saturday 6 October at the Big Bike Celebration in Harrogate.

The winners 

Best Community Project Resurrection Bikes, Harrogate

Exceptional Individual, Community ProjectPeter Jeans, Surrey

Best Cycling EventDiss Cyclathon, Norfolk

Outstanding Young AchieverBen Deakin, Liverpool

Outstanding Campaigning Group Portsmouth Cycle Forum, Hampshire

Outstanding Campaigning Individual -  Dr Katie Walker, Scotland

Best Cycling Programme -  Experience Community, West Yorkshire

Exceptional Individual, Cycling Programme - Individual who chose to remain anonymous 

Best Cycling GroupBalsall Heath CCC, Birmingham

Exceptional Individual, Cycling GroupChris Harris, Tuesday Evening Cyclists, Wirral

The nominations 

The finalists were selected from the hundreds of nominations we received and the winners in each of the ten categories were announced on Saturday 6 October at our Big Bike Celebration in Harrogate, where we were founded 140 years ago. Read on to find out more about the volunteers' incredible work on behalf of everybody who loves cycling.