The purpose of this project is to promote cycling and teach safety through training at an early age: - participation and preparation of teachers in joint training, preparation and exchange of experience in workshops, - preparation of joint teaching material for cyclists emphasizing the differences in road traffic rules between the two countries for primary school pupils with the aim of learning safe cycling. - transfer of groups of pupils (each city 3 and 3) by bus to the partner city, - training on cycling safety for primary school pupils, i.e. 1st to 4th grade, with the participation of involved teachers and the use of common teaching material; - organizing competitions for students who have completed training, to evaluate the results of teaching; - promote cycling culture and apply the knowledge gained on joint cycling trips organized around individual settlements, - to increase the effectiveness of the common teaching material, bicycle training tracks will be purchased - a mobile traffic playground (usable indoors and outdoors) and equipment (e.g. bicycles, helmets, vests) for practical training.
Amount of ERDF contribution: EUR 42,492.29 non-refundable financial contribution (85%) - city of Šaľa: EUR 21,243.63
The project is a good example of cross-border cooperation in the field of ecological tourism.