The King of the Netherlands to open the world’s biggest cycling conference

Pendant que les responsables des 428km de cyclabilitude se prennent une volée, le chef de l’État dans certaines contrées lointaines ouvre, à vélo, la conférence mondiale sur le vélo. Quand on pense à la Royal cruche avec sa twingo nucléaire… sans parler du vendeur de shampoing.


His Majesty Willem-Alexander the King of the Netherlands to open the world’s biggest cycling conference

Co – organised by the European Cyclists’ Federation and the Dutch cities of Arnhem and Nijmegen, Velo-city will bring together over 250 speakers from 40 countries.

The global cycling summit Velo-city will be opened with the highest honors by: His Majesty Willem-Alexander the King of the Netherlands. Mayor Bruls from the municipality of Nijmegen made this announcement during the Velo-city press conference today. Together with Mayor Staal from the municipality of Arnhem and ECF’s Secretary General, Bernhard Ensink, Mayor Bruls released the full programme of Velo-city 2017.

[…] “At the global cycling summit Velo-city 2017 Arnhem-Nijmegen all participants can experience the results of the systematic development and investments in cycling infrastructure in the Netherlands and share their own experience and knowledge with experts from all over the world”, said ECF’ s Secretary General, Bernhard Ensink. […]

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