Thank you all for riding throughout the 2022 season. While our challenge is officially over, there are still many good days (and NIGHTS! Check out the Night Ride!) to be out on getting some miles in. The following are the award winners for 2022:

  • John Marino – $105 Spin Zone Cycling Gift Card

John embraced the spirit of this year’s Bike to Work Season whole heartedly and amassed over 3500 miles and nearly 85,000 feet of elevation gain. John also had the second most time on his bike and the 7th most trips. Well done John.

  • Ron Goote – $50 Trek Store of Granger Gift Card
  • Andy Force – $50 Trek Store of Granger Gift Card
  • Jill Costa – $50 Spin Zone Gift Card

Ron, Andy and Jill topped the list for most trips during the season, clearly using their bikes as transportation instead of a car. Well done.

  • Evan Kirby – Two tickets to the Bare Naked Ladies concert Saturday October 1

In celebration of the Morris 100 Festival, South Bend VPA offered these tickets as a raffle item for those who rode 100 miles or more during the season. Evan’s name was drawn from the hat.

  • Alexis K – $20 in gift cards and a set of lights from the Avenue Bicycle Station in South Bend

Crossway Trails Metal Water Bottle. The following logged at least a mile during on Challenge Hound during the season and were randomly chosen:

  • David Leighton
  • Eric Dix
  • Alex Bazan
  • Chaless Tybula
  • Nanci Zehner
  • Paige Risser
  • Austin Stewart
  • John Tomaszewski
  • Cyndy Paliga
  • Taylor Engle
  • Brock Berta

$15 Gift Card from Spin Zone Cycling or The Trek Store of Granger. The following also logged at least a mile on Challenge Hound during the season:

  •  Brad Kelly
  • James Rutkowski
  • Chris Vanden Bossche
  • Gail McGuire
  • Michael Seelinger
  • Theresa Billsitz
  • Michael Brackus
  • William Hoffman
  • Karen Haun
  • Derek Spier
  • Karla Cruise
  • Doug Hall
  • Jake McGinnis
  • Shelley Glick
  • Marie Spoonhower
  • Pete Gaffney
  • Dory Lawerence
  • Peter Cholak

Contact Dustin New at or 574-287-1829 ext. 502 to work out the details for delivery or pick up of your prize.

Thank you all again for participating. Discussions for next year have already begun. If you are interested in getting involved, please feel free to reach out to Dustin.