Cycling Embassy of Denmark
Danish mayors: Proof that cycling is healthy
During May, seven Danish mayors from the region around Copenhagen proved that it really pays to switch out passive transportation with a bicycle.
Better bike solutions by including pupils
The company ’Traffic at Children’s Height’ (Trafik i Børnehøjde in Danish) has developed a method to handle problems surrounding school roads. The method puts traffic on the schools’ agenda by including pupils in its traffic solutions.
Santiago de Chile wins award with cycling games in kindergartens
At the World Bike Forum in Santiago Lotte Bech, Cycling Embassy of Denmark, and the local organization Bicivilizate initiated a cycle training program in kindergartens. This was recognized as one of the reasons for awarding the City of Santiago the 2017 International Sustainable Transport Award.
New type of exercise-app gets Denmark cycling
Unique app combines automatic tracking with targeted coaching – and the whole of Denmark is cycling along. The app “Ta’ Cyklen” (Get Cycling) has been downloaded almost 14.000 times in four weeks. The goal of the app was 10.000 downloads – a goal that was reached within the first two weeks.
Municipality of Gladsaxe this year’s Danish municipality of biking
The Municipality of Gladsaxe will hold the title of this year’s bike municipality. Every year since 2005 the Danish Cyclists’ Federation has announced a new winner of the title at the National Danish Bike Conference.