Our fundraisers are a diverse group of individuals that use their skills and talents to reach out to the community around them and help them share our work. You helped us achieve record numbers in 2016.
959 fundraisers from around the world.
3,483 baked goods sold by Baker Bill since 2010 Read more
14,213 cyclists from 87 countries rode 320,728 miles and raised $135,000 through the 2nd annual Zwiftathon Read more
12 Century Rides ridden by Bill Burke, an average of one per month in 2016, surpassing his goal of $5,000 by a landslide Read more
5 SRAM offices around the US that hosted events in their communities, raising over $50,000 Read more
2,016 miles run by Nate Rugg raising more than $7,900, enough for a bike a week! Read more
6 patches needed to fix a flat tire by 2016 Ambassador Carlos Perea and WBR founder F.K. Day, before it went flat 100 yards later at Rebecca’s Private Idaho
44 students participated in the 3rd annual Walk for Wheels, raising more than 10 bikes. Read more
2,000 hats given away by SRAM for donation at the Sea Otter Classic, raising over $10,000.
160 people who participated in the One Day, 100 Bikes event, actually raising over 150 bicycles. Read more
35 members of the German tech community put down their laptops and cycled 450 km from Poznan/Poland to Berlin to raise 25k for students in Africa. Read more
490 donors contributed to the Fat Cyclist’s 2016 Fundraiser for World Bicycle Relief, which helped him surpass $1,000,000 in funds raised for our work since he began fundraising for us in 2009. Read more
$154,399 raised by our partner InGamba throughout the year for their various initiatives for World Bicycle Relief, including 2% of trip sales donated to our work on an annual basis, generous donations from InGamba travelers, and their annual #GivingTuesday fundraiser. Read more
100 Ascents up Maungakawa, a local New Zealand climb, by Kathryn Phillips and the people who joined her. One bike was raised for each ascent. Read more
33 countries visited and 25,000 miles ridden by Rory Macleod in his cross-country and cross-continent bike tour, raising over $25,000. Read more
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