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Cycling takes centre stage at the ITS World Congress 2018: Connected, Cooperative and Sustainable

Cycling takes centre stage at the ITS World Congress 2018: Connected, Cooperative and Sustainable

| September 14, 2018

When the ITS World Congress 2018 with the slogan ‘Quality of Life’ 17-21 September takes place in Copenhagen, cycling has its highest ever presence on the congress stage, in the programme and in supporting side events. The ITS World Congress 2018 with the slogan “Quality of Life” takes place in Copenhagen, one of the world’s

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School in Rio is testing Danish form of cycle training

School in Rio is testing Danish form of cycle training

| July 23, 2018

The Edi Rachael de Queiroz school in Rio de Janeiro is now trying to teach kids to bike the Danish way.  A strong bicycle culture starts with the children. One way to get the young ones going is through “Cycling Games”, a Danish concept that teaches children the basic cycling skills through play.  The Edi Rachael

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Carlos Felipe Pardo receives CED’s Leadership Award 2018

Carlos Felipe Pardo receives CED’s Leadership Award 2018

| June 14, 2018

Carlos Felipe Pardo of the organisation Despacio received the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s annual award at a special Danish session at the Velo-city 2018 conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, today.  An inspiration across and beyond Latin America In order to win the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s award, you must have done something extraordinary to

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Safe and attractive bicycle parking below Lyngby Station

Safe and attractive bicycle parking below Lyngby Station

| April 24, 2018

Gottlieb Paludan Architects designed the underground bicycle parking facility that opened recently at Lyngby Station in the Copenhagen area. There is space for 870 bicycles, and the facility will clear up the area and reduce the congestion at Lyngby Station which was always dominated by randomly parked bicycles. The facility provides direct access to the

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Call for Nominees for CED’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2018

Call for Nominees for CED’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2018

| April 11, 2018

This is your chance to nominate the candidate you think should be honored with the Cycling Embassy of Denmark’s Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion 2018. True to tradition, the CED will award an individual or an organization with our Leadership Award for Cycling Promotion at the Velo-city conference which takes place in Rio de Janeiro

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First Ever Priority Plan for Bicycle Parking in Copenhagen

First Ever Priority Plan for Bicycle Parking in Copenhagen

| March 12, 2018

More than 200,000 parked bicycles were counted in 2017 in a citywide mapping in order to plan future developments of bicycle parking facilities towards 2025. By Jakob Schiøtt Stenbæk Madsen, City of Copenhagen We want more people to cycle Even though a great many people already cycle, the City of Copenhagen’s goal that 50% should

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