Bicycle Mayor Felix John Talks About Promoting Cycling in Chennai - Green Showcase @ GreenExpo
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Cycling enthusiast Felix John was appointed as the “Bicycle Mayor” by BYCS, an Amsterdam-based social enterprise in 2019.
Felix John, recently appointed as the bicycle mayor in Chennai, is finding numerous ways to spread cycling and related activities amongst different age groups in the city.
Increase Chennai’s cycling population and contribute to decreasing traffic congestion in the roads.
BYCS, Amsterdam - Bicycle Mayor & Leaders Network
Cycling unlocks far-reaching economic, health, and environmental benefits.
We Are Chennai Cyclist Group (WCCG)
Selected as the ‘Bicycle Mayor” for Chennai in October 2019 by BYCS, Amsterdam.
Cycling culture in Chennai started in 2009 and as of 2019, there are more than 3000 active cyclists in Chennai, who pedal during leisure and to stay fit. This number is larger than other metros such as Bengaluru and Mumbai.
Chennai Metropolitan Area
Behavioural change among citizens can be a game-changer: Bicycle Mayor Felix John : The article explores different ideas, perspectives and ambitions Felix has about promoting cycling in Chennai.
Meet Chennai city’s first Bicycle Mayor : The article covers Felix John's journey in becoming the "Bicycle Mayor" of Chennai.
Felix John | Chennai, India : The page is Felix John's profile in the BYCS website which lists his agenda and mission to promote cycling in Chennai.
BYCS | Frequently Answered Questions : The page lists the different missions and activities that drives the BYCS program.
Felix John - LinkedIn : For more information regarding Felix John's mission and vision, you can contact him through LinkedIn
Beaches To Bridges: Cycle To These Top Places In Chennai : The article lists the top cycling route that one must ride in the city.
Pedal Along Around Town Or Out Of It With These Bicycle Clubs In The City : The article lists different bicycling clubs that one can join in Chennai.
We are Chennai Cycling Group : For more information regarding cycling for amateurs or advanced cyclists, you can contact them through their website.
Promotion of Walking & Cycling : The page lists the cycling plans of different cities around the world and what makes them work.
Smart choices for cities: Cycling in the City : The report talks about the different factors that lead to cycling playing an important role in urban mobility.
How to get a city cycling? : The article talks about the different challenges citizens have in shifting to cycling as a mode of everyday transport.
Cycling: the way ahead for towns and cities : The handbook suggests some simple, inexpensive and popular measures to increase the number of regular cyclists in urban environments.
Cycle-friendly cities – How cities can stimulate the use of bicycles : The report provides measures that can be implemented to promote and to increase the use of bicycles in the urban environment.