Tag: culture

The Danish Bicycle Games in Rio de Janeiro

The Danish Bicycle Games in Rio de Janeiro

| September 23, 2016

Parallel to The Olympic Games in Rio, a bicycle initiative took place in the suburbs of Rio de Janeiro. Here the Brazilian bicycle organization, Bike Anjo, had arranged a bicycle workshop with an array of games, ideas, and inspiration. Balder Brøndsted, a representative of the Danish Cyclists´ Federation and VisitDenmark, participated in the workshop, to […]

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CED member receives bicycle award

CED member receives bicycle award

| September 20, 2016

Jan Gehl, architect and owner at Gehl Architects (member of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark), became the recipient of the Peter Elming Initiative award 2016 on September 15th. The award was given to Jan Gehl, due to his lifelong pioneering work developing livable cities – and because Jan Gehl continuously has made cycling central to […]

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In Denmark kids are bicycling to school from the first day

In Denmark kids are bicycling to school from the first day

| September 14, 2016

Every year when a new class of Danish children starts school, they are also preparing themselves to getting to school for the first time. Traditionally, the year group of children is primarily being taught traffic safety. However at the municipality of Odense in Denmark, they are promoting bicycling in schools by adding it to the […]

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The future of the bicycle

The future of the bicycle

| September 7, 2016

Tuesday the 30th of August 2016, politicians, cycling enthusiasts, and specialists were gathered at a national bicycle conference at Christiansborg, hosted by The Social Democrats and the Danish Cyclists´ Federation. The purpose of the conference was to debate the political issues regarding bicycle planning. The focus of the conference was the bicycle culture of the […]

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Copenhagen Most Liveable City 2013

Copenhagen Most Liveable City 2013

| June 18, 2013

According to the lifestyle magazine Monocle, Copenhagen is the world’s most liveable city. It is the second time the Danish capital wins the title, the last time being in 2008. Then and now, bicycles play an essential role for Copenhagen’s high level of life quality for the city’s residents and visitors.

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VEKSØ

VEKSØ

| March 2, 2013

VEKSØ is an international brand in the market of urban furniture and we strive to combine design, quality and usability in all our products. Our mission is that our product will enrich urban life for the people who use them.

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Danes Bike – Come Snow or Shine

Danes Bike – Come Snow or Shine

| December 4, 2012

Elisabeth Frederiksen, 52, bikes 27 kilometres per day and is an unflinching cyclist who sticks to the cycle tracks almost all year round. When asked why she does not let the cold winter months stop her from taking her daily bike ride, she answers, ‘Because I cannot do without it.’

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Ob Sonnenschein, ob Schnee  –  Dänen radeln

Ob Sonnenschein, ob Schnee – Dänen radeln

| December 4, 2012

Elisabeth Frederiksen, 52, legt täglich 27 Kilometer mit dem Fahrrad zurück und ist eine unbeirrbare Radfahrerin, die beinahe ganzjährig auf den Radwegen anzutreffen ist. Wird sie gefragt, warum sie sich nicht durch die kalten Wintermonate davon abhalten lässt, ihre tägliche Fahrt auf dem Rad zu unternehmen, antwortet sie: „Weil ich ohne nicht leben kann.“

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Now Copenhagen has bike archaeologists

Now Copenhagen has bike archaeologists

| November 9, 2010

Copenhagen is a real cycling city. That is made clear after the introduction of special designed bikes for the city archaeologists

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We Love Bikes

We Love Bikes

| October 6, 2010

Wonderful Copenhagen has made a bike film in connection with the Road World Championship 2011

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Bicicultura en Reporteros Tele13

Bicicultura en Reporteros Tele13

| September 20, 2010

Video report on the cycling culture in Copenhagen by Chilean TV

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Spread good bike karma!

Spread good bike karma!

| September 1, 2010

Local branches of the Municipality of Copenhagen and Danish Cyclists’ Federation have started a campaign that targets the cyclists in the centre of Copenhagen.

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Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

| July 13, 2010

A publication about the cycling culture in Denmark

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Dreams on Wheels in Mexico City

Dreams on Wheels in Mexico City

| April 14, 2010

Dreams on Wheels promotes cycling culture in Mexico City

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