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How to: create safety for cyclists in Denmark

How to: create safety for cyclists in Denmark

| September 18, 2011

How to: create safety for cyclists in Denmark In Denmark, as in many other countries, the bicycle is used during leisure time, for sports, and to a great extent also as a means of transport in connection with home-work trips and short-distance transport during working hours, etc. Photos; Cycling Embassy of Denmark

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GPS-tech makes cycling fun!

GPS-tech makes cycling fun!

| September 18, 2011

GPS-tech makes cycling fun! Kids are increasingly being transported on the back of their parents’ car instead of riding a bike. Many Danish municipalities wish to change this development. One way is to combine new technology with an old story! Photos; Cycling Embassy of Denmark

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Digital tool makes it easier to be a bicycle tourist

Digital tool makes it easier to be a bicycle tourist

| September 18, 2011

Text; Digital tool makes it easier to be a bicycle tourist Since February, the Danish Cyclists’ Federation and about 70 bicycle-keen volunteers have been working on merging map data and local landmarks. Now, the route planner is here. Photos; Cycling Embassy of Denmark

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Cycling for a good cause

Cycling for a good cause

| September 18, 2011

Text; Cycling for a good cause Cycling as a sport has grown increasingly popular in Denmark over the last years, as more and more people jump in the saddle for the sake of exercise. But many people don’t just cycle to get the exercise; they also do it for a range of good causes. Photos; […]

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Cycling children are healthy children; healthy children are happy children

Cycling children are healthy children; healthy children are happy children

| September 18, 2011

Text; Cycling children are healthy children; healthy children are happy children The number of lifestyle-related diseases is on the rise. However, socio-economic studies show that there is a lot to be gained by learning healthy transport habits from an early age – both in terms of fitness ratings and good spirits. Photos; Cycling Embassy of […]

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Cycle tracks that come to you as you go

Cycle tracks that come to you as you go

| September 18, 2011

Text; Cycle tracks that come to you as you go What is it that makes the Danes cycle so much? A fundamental trait is that people who cycle experience a long list of advantages in their daily activities. Photos; Cycling Embassy of Denmark

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Cycle Summer School

Cycle Summer School

| September 18, 2011

Text; Cycle Summer School This summer, the City of Odense staged its first cycle summer school. And it is safe to say it won’t be the last! Photos; Cycling Embassy of Denmark

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Cycle City 2.0

Cycle City 2.0

| September 18, 2011

Text; Cycle City 2.0 The Danish cycle cities are continuously working to brand themselves. Just recently, Odense has started a comprehensive process. This has involved a change of name, a payoff, and a whole new visual identity. Photos: Cycling Embassy of Denmark

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Bicycle parking ­ to do or not to do!

Bicycle parking ­ to do or not to do!

| September 18, 2011

Text; Bicycle parking ­ to do or not to do! Cities all over the world are committed to getting more people cycling for the benefit of the climate, the cities, and the health of the individual. But where do the bicycles go when they are not in use? Many planners, architects, and entrepreneurs forget to […]

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Bicycle account creates better bicycle conditions

Bicycle account creates better bicycle conditions

| September 18, 2011

Text; Bicycle account creates better bicycle conditions The City of Copenhagen has just published its Bicycle Account 2010, which shows the advances in cycle traffic in the Danish capital – and where there is room for improvement. Photos: Troels Heien / Monoline

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Turn ­ bump ­ tilt ­ splash ­ braaake ­ GO!

Turn ­ bump ­ tilt ­ splash ­ braaake ­ GO!

| September 18, 2011

Text; Turn ­ bump ­ tilt ­ splash ­ braaake ­ GO! Children of Copenhagen to open Denmark’s first mobile bicycle playground during the UCI Road World Championships. Photos:

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