Cycling action BIKELIFE – safety on roads of Zakarpattya

18 October 2015 at school №5 in Mukachevo cycling action BIKELIFE, dedicated to the safety of cyclists on the city roads has been hold. According to the official statistics of the Road Police in Zakarpatska oblast during 2014 there happened around 1 620 road accidents with the participation of cyclists in which 262 persons died and around 1 500 persons were injured.

18 October 2015 at school №5 in Uzhgorod cycling action BIKELIFE dedicated to the safety of cyclists on the city roads has been hold. According to the official statistics of the Road Police in Zakarpattya oblast during 2014 there happened around 1 620 road accidents with the participation of the cyclists in which 262 persons died and around 1 500 persons were injured.

The event was organized by the EU Project “Support to the Implementation of the Transport strategy of Ukraine” in the framework of the road safety pilot project in Uzhgorod and Mukachevo together with the Partner Project on development of common tourism based on new youth sports and leisure centers within the cross-border cooperation project Poland Belarus Ukraine 2007-2013 and instructors of Kiev Cyclists Association.

During the event master-class on bicycle maintenance was held, open lecture «Road safety rules for cyclists», blitz-quiz, contests, cycling rally among city streets.

All the admirers of the bicycles took part in this event and got special presents for active participation in contests and quizzes.Cycling action 

19 October 2015