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Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012

The first edition of Collection of Cycle Concepts was published in 2000 and enjoyed a wide circulation among everyone interested in bicycle traffic. The simultaneous publication of the English version spread the Danish bicycle traffic experience to many parts of the world. The second edition, Collection of Cycle Concepts 2012, updates the field, featuring new […]

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Make cycling a part of urban planning and policy, Danish minister tells Britain

Make cycling a part of urban planning and policy, Danish minister tells Britain

The Danish Minister for Transport, Henrik Dam Kristensen, gives his advice to Britain.

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Bicycle playground in action

Bicycle playground in action

| February 14, 2012

In cooperation with the Nordea-foundation and WoodCouture, the Danish Cyclists’ Federation has developed the first mobile bicycle playground. Here, the more and less experienced bike kids can play themselves into secure cyclists.

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Bike exhibition in Berlin

Bike exhibition in Berlin

| January 13, 2012

The Royal Danish Embassy in Berlin opened a bike exhibition 11 Januar at the Nordic Embassies in connection with Denmark’s EU presidency in the first half of 2012.

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New Danish common government policy includes bicycles

New Danish common government policy includes bicycles

| October 3, 2011

Earlier today, the New Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt announced the official common government policy entitled “A Denmark that stands together”. The government policy propose some interesting traffic solutions.

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Why the world need a Cycling Embassy

Why the world need a Cycling Embassy

| September 1, 2011

Vox pop from the closing workshop at the Velo-City Global conference in Copenhagen 2010.

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Copenhagen Cargo Bikes

Copenhagen Cargo Bikes

| September 17, 2010

Clarence Eckerson, Jr. from Streetfilms.org has made another wonderful film from his visit to Copenhagen

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Bike School

Bike School

| September 1, 2010

Danish Red Cross are learning immigrants how to cycle

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Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

A publication about the cycling culture in Denmark

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Successful lobbying for financing investments in cycling

Successful lobbying for financing investments in cycling

Do you need a billion DKK for better cycle infrastructure?

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Grand Cycling Day

Grand Cycling Day

Sunday, June 13th, is “Grand Cycling Day” in Denmark

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Denmark is biking to work

Denmark is biking to work

About 110,000 Danes from all over the country participates in the month of May in the “Bike to Work”

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Spinning Wheels

Spinning Wheels

Watch the presentation of Odense which is to be shown at EXPO 2010 in Shanghai.

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Odense at EXPO 2010

Odense at EXPO 2010

The City of Odense is invited to EXPO 2010 in Shanghai from 1. May – 31st October

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Dreams on Wheels in Mexico City

Dreams on Wheels in Mexico City

Dreams on Wheels promotes cycling culture in Mexico City

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Copenhagen Bike City

Copenhagen Bike City

Watch videos showing how people bike CPH, even when it is snowing

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Andreas Røhl at Wisconsin Bike Summit

Andreas Røhl at Wisconsin Bike Summit

Cycling Embassy of Denmark will be represented by Andreas Røhl, head of the City of Copenhagen’s Bicycle Program, at Wisconsin Bike Summit 2010

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Dreams On Wheels

Dreams On Wheels

Danish Cycling Culture For Urban Sustainability Dreams on Wheels is a conceptual exhibit promoting urban cycling as a personal transportation alternative. It provides an overview of best practice from Denmark concerning cultural planning, innovative industrial design, and city planning.

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Cycling FAQ

Cycling FAQ

Seven answers to the matter of everyday cycling in Denmark.

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Cycling Embassy of Denmark

Cycling Embassy of Denmark

The cycle is an integrated part of everyday life in Denmark in contrast to most places in the rest of the world. The choice of using a bike for transportation to and from work, school or leisure activities comes so naturally that most Danes do not consider how unique our cycling culture is. The Danish […]

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