Wheelie Good Day Active Travel Event at Riverside Sunderland

Tenants working at Riverside Sunderland have welcomed the opportunity to try out a range of activities from bike checks to a climbing wall today. (Wednesday 4 May)

As part of an active travel event encouraging sustainable travel, employees based at City Hall and The Beam took advantage of the host of activities on offer . Tenants who cycle to work based at Riverside Sunderland embraced the maintenance checks with minor issues being fixed on the spot.

Over lunch, a free nordic walking session starting from City Hall took place, helping employees reach daily step targets.

Nordic walking session

The opportunity to trial e-Bikes from Ride Electric and Neuron Electric Scooters we’re also included the offerings of todays experiences.

Neuron electric scooters

Sunderland City Council’s sustainable travel team were set up in Brew and Bake and on hand to offer advice on how to join the Better Points scheme, information on employee wellness health checks, ideas on how to reduce carbon emissions as well as some FREE merchandise we’re up for grabs.

Check out this case study from staff based at Riverside Sunderland (City Hall and The Beam) they were encouraged to cycle to work for the Bike Week Event on Wednesday 8th June 2022.