Integration on wheels
One of the amazing things about our cycling movement, is how it benefits not just the passengers and pilots, but entire communities. It is a generous movement, of shared joy and inspirational stories. One such comes from Uppsala in Sweden, where the municipality wisely decided to hire Raed Ghazy, a young Syrian refugee, as an […]
It’s Party Time!
Hello all CWA’s! It’s time to pick up your best party outfit from the dry cleaners, because next year you’ll be cozying up to all the other CWA’s in the Danish hub in Copenhagen – the coolest bicycle capital of the world! The specific dates are the 20th – 22nd of June 2016, and we can’t […]
What’s in a name?
Cycling Without Age was founded in Denmark under the name Cykling uden alder. For generations the bicycle was the preferred mode of transport for people all over the world. In fact, most of today’s older generation grew up and were young adults in a time when cycling 25 kilometers or more to and from work […]
Cycling Without Age on TED
Every morning I go to work by bike, because I love cycling, and one morning I noticed an old man sitting on a bench in a sunny spot with his walking frame next to him. He sat there every single morning for the next two weeks. I could tell he liked to spend time outside, because he sported a nice tan, and always smiling.