SportCity 2020 launched at the UCI World Cycling Centre
SportCity is a leading sports conference that happens every 2 years in Lausanne, Switzerland, and brings together industry executives and leaders for gatherings, debates and workshops on the sector’s challenges and opportunities. Cycling for all is
The organisers of SportCity 2020, which will takes place on 10-11 March 2020, revealed the theme of the event: sport and youth.
David Lappartient, president of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), presented the the following strategies and programmes that the UCI have headed to promote cycling:
- The UCI’s Agenda 2022, which includes developing new forms of cycling (e.g. e-bikes, cycling in public, etc.
- The UCI Bike City label, awarded each year to cities and regions which promote cycling
- The UCI Bike City Forum, an international conference which will next be held in Paris in November 2019
- Participation in a network of businesses which actively support cycling for all.