Promotional bicycle tour Brody-Rzeszow

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Promotional bicycle tour Brody-Rzeszow

It is close to the successful completion of one of the most interesting of this year’s cross-border projects dedicated to physical and spiritual activity of young people.
This micro-project “Promotion of opportunities for the development of youth tourism in the border areas of Ukraine and Poland” under the umbrella project “Promotion of opportunities for the development of youth tourism in the border areas of Poland and Ukraine”, which is co-funded by the EU Neighbourhood CBC PL-BY-UA, performed with the Ukrainian side – Association of Supporting Development of Youth tourism (Lviv) and its Polish partner of a partnership “Creative Pidlyassya” from Bialystok, Poland.

 

As part of the 3-7 September 2014 held a promotional bike ride from Brody to Rzeszow, total length of 278 km. During a bicycle race participants-volunteers held introductory meetings in cities with local activists. During the meetings, the volunteers were speaking about the progress of the project and distributing presentation materials: CDs with materials of the project, trilingual map directory on the road cycle race, flags.
Participants of bicycle race had hot meetings in Brody, Lviv, Horodok, Mostyska, Przemysl, Jaroslaw and Rzeszow. Volunteers communicated representatives of local government, local people and journalists.
Participation in the promotional cycle race took 16 volunteers: 8 – Ukrainian side and 8 – of Polish. Volunteers agreed to be boys and girls from 17 to 68 years old, experienced and novice velomandrivnyky tourists, students, freelance writer, office workers and pensioners. Habitat cyclists too different – from Ivano-Frankivsk to Byaley Podlaska in Poland.
By means of the project funded accommodation, food and insurance participants.
The next event the project is its final conference, which will be held on September 16-17 with the participation of project participants from Ukraine and Poland, youth tourism organizations and travel agencies. The conference organizers invite concerned citizens of Lviv interested themed youth and cycling.
For details of upcoming bicycle race and conferences can be found on the project website www.ua-pl -cycling.com
Bicycle race card can be found on the project website at:
http://www.ua-pl-cycling.com/map