Columbus is growing
1,000,000 people are expected to move into the Columbus region by 2050*
Yay Bikes is working for you
Working for you
Yay Bikes is working to create safe, efficient cycling conditions in Central Ohio to help address the influx. In 2018, Yay Bikes representatives met daily with influential committees to inject your voice into the conversation.
Congratulations to Catherine Girves, Executive Director of Yay Bikes!
The Association of Pedestrian & Bicycle Professionals (APBP) announces the winners of its annual awards program to honor excellence in the profession. Five Professional of the Year awards and the 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented at the APBP Conference in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday morning, August 28.
The 2019 Non-Profit Sector Professional of the Year award goes to Catherine Girves, Executive Director of Yay Bikes! in Columbus, Ohio. Ms. Girves’ people first approach has led to a program where engineers, transportation cyclists, and health professionals work together to discuss effective treatments for users of all skill levels. She has also developed one-on-one bicycle training for those who are bike curious. Her expertise has been spread throughout the state, with her train-the-trainer programs.