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Join the Charter of Silver Cyclists!

The Silver Cyclists project was officially launched in September 2015 with the aim of increasing the number of seniors undertaking cycling holidays both domestically as well as to other European destinations. Now you have the opportunity to join this community. The Charter of Silver Cyclists, published in October 2016 is a call to European (Cycle) tourism businesses;…

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World Tourism Day 2016: Age Group 55+ becomes increasingly important within the EU

Ever since its inception, the World Tourism Day is celebrated on 27 September to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value. It seeks to highlight tourism’s potential to contribute to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals and this year it was particularly addressing the…

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Silver Cyclists Final Conference – Vienna 14th October 2016

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED!     CYCLING FOR ALL: Developing successful cycle tourism products for everyone On the 14th of October 2016, the European Cyclists’ Federation (ECF) together with the European Greenways Association (EGWA) are holding the III Edition of their EuroVelo, Greenways and Cycle Tourism Conference in Vienna (Austria): Cycling for all. Developing successful cycle tourism products for everyone in…

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Registration is open! Silver Cyclists Final Conference in Vienna

Conference 2016 – Vienna, Austria  REGISTRATION IS OPEN! On the 14th of October 2016, the European Cyclists’ Federation (ECF) together with the European Greenways Association (EGWA) are holding the III Edition of their EuroVelo, Greenways and Cycle Tourism Conference in Vienna (Austria). The event is the main cycle tourism conference on the European level and brings together leading stakeholders in…

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16 Silver Cyclists bookable offers available in the market

In the context of the Silver Cyclists project, the 7 involved partners have developed a set of bookable offers aimed at senior cyclists. The 16 pilots from 5 different countries use the EuroVelo network as a backbone, going on the EuroVelo 8, 10, 13 and 15 routes. Under the coordination of the lead partner, Danish Cycling…

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Silver Cyclists consortium met in Madrid

The Silver Cyclists project reached the half way point in the month of April with a second project meeting. Hosted by the Spanish Railways Foundation in Madrid on April 7th-8th, partners from 7 different European countries attended this fruitful meeting in order to monitor the project implementation. The meeting focused on the work developed so far with a special…

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EuroVelo panel discussion ‘Cycling for all’ at the ITB Berlin 2016

During the ITB Berlin 2016, the world’s leading tourism trade fair, the ECF organized a panel discussion on an increasingly important topic when it comes to bike tourism: ‘Cycling for all’ or how cycle tourism has moved into the mainstream and is now appealing to wide target groups.  Below is a little summary of what was…

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