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VGH Cycling Centre — Award-Winning Bike Facility for Staff

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The VGH Cycling Centre is a membership-based facility that is open 24 hours a day, all year round. With 174 bike racks (including 12 outlets for electric bikes) and eight bike lockers, it is one of the region’s largest facilities for bicycle commuting and includes change rooms, showers, towel service, storage lockers, and bike stands with tools and pumps.

Located at 866 West 10th Ave (between Willow and Laurel Streets) it has street level access. The VGH Cycling Centre is managed by a volunteer steering committee.

Facilities

The VGH Cycling Centre is open 24 hours a day, all year round. On-site you will find eight bike lockers (quickly booked up), change rooms, storage lockers, air pumps and bike stands with tools.

 

Full information and how to join below

Membership, usage and fees

As a membership facility, the centre is available to staff and volunteers working at or near the VGH campus. Six membership options are available to suit the diverse needs of the cycling community.

How to apply

STEP 1: Complete the VGH Cycling Centre application form. Ensure all fields are accurately filled in.
STEP 2: Submit your completed form with payment (either a void cheque, or receipt from a VGH cashier) to:

VGH Commuter Centre
Jim Pattison Pavilion South, Room 1821
(Main floor, behind Information Desk)
Vancouver General Hospital
855 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9

STEP 3: Access to the Cycling Centre will be added to your HA ID card. This could take several weeks and you will be notified by email. If you would like immediate access, please contact bike@vch.ca to request a temporary access card.

More info

To find out more, or visit the VGH Cycling Centre, please contact:
Contact Name: Arthur Orsini, Healthy Transportation Lead with VCH Employee Wellness
Phone: (778) 869-6461
Email: bike@vch.ca
Location: VGH Cycling Centre, Vancouver General Hospital