Welcome to Our Resources

On these pages, the key outputs of the Handshake project will be posted alongside key resources about the cities and general good practices in cycling.

Public deliverables will be created over the course of the project until 2022 and will be posted as soon as they are available. Follow our twitter channel or sign up to our Newsletter to keep up to date with new materials.

Some example resources are showcased below.

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You can search the resources available by city, date or using free text. Handshake-produced resources are marked:

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Copenhagen - Useful Tips for Tourists

Giving tourists useful tips to cycling in Copenhagen.

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Publication date: 2018

Author: City of Copenhagen

Language: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Bordeaux Metropolitan Bicycle Plan


The metropolitan bicycle plan voted by elected officials in December 2016 represents 70 million euros over the 2017-2020 period. Among the flagship actions is the creation of a Metropolitan House of alternative mobilities, the development of the V3 network, a two-wheel-drive infrastructure development plan worth € 30 million and the reinforcement of communication and initiation actions for cycling .

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Publication date: Wed 24 Jan 2018

Author: Bordeaux Métropole

Language: English, French

Copenhagen Bicycle Account 2016


"Cykelregnskab" Every two years, the City of Copenhagen prepares a so-called bicycle account. Here it is made clear how it is possible to achieve the goals that have been decided in the bicycle strategy. The bicycle accounts have been published since 1995 and provide a good overview of what is happening to improvements for cyclists - and what can be done better.

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Publication date: Tue 5 Dec 2017

Author: City of Copenhagen

Language: English

Made to Move in Greater Manchester

Policy note Publication

Documents published in relation to the Greater Manchester Cycling and Walking Commissioner’s plans.

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Publication date: Fri 1 Dec 2017

Author: Transport for Greater Manchester

Language: English

Bruges Fietsfacts


At the Fietsival on 26 October 2017, the Fietsfacts (Bicycle Facts) were presented, 28 eye-catching realizations for cyclists from the previous four years.

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Publication date: Thu 26 Oct 2017

Author: City of Bruges

Language: Dutch

Copenhagen Cycling Map


Map specific for showing bike lanes such as the Green Cycle Route, Green cycle paths and The Harbour Circle

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Publication date: 2016

Author: City of Copenhagen

Language: Danish

Cadiz Draft Bicycle Plan


"Ordenanza Municipal Reguladora De La Movilidad Y Uso De Las Bicicletas Por Las Vías Y Espacios Públicos De La Ciudad De Cádiz"

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Publication date: Mon 1 Sep 2014

Author: City of Cadiz

Language: Spanish

CHAMP Catalogue


 "Do's & Don'ts" for Successful Implementation of Cycling Policies This document presents the conclusions of the EU CHAMP project which ran from 2011-2014 and examined the implementation of cycling initiatives in 7 cities across Europe. Why do some European cities have a much higher share of cycling compared to other cities with the same characteristics? This is one of the main questions the CHAMP project addressed. By looking at counterparts in Europe and analysing successes and...

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Publication date: September 2014

Author: Cycling Heroes Advancing sustainable Mobility Practice (CHAMP)

Language: English

Riga Cycling Map


Cycling map of Riga city, prepared by TELE2 Latvia

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Publication date: 2011

Author: TELE2 Latvia

Language: Latvian


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