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Cycle tour 1 June 2020 will not take place.

23 Mar '20

Cycle tour 1 June 2020 will not take place. TheDutchgouvernmentannounced on Monday March 23rd that...

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Fietselfstedentocht cancelled

23 Mar '20

The 'fietselfstedentocht scheduled 1 June 2020, will not take place. Neccesary information will...

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The Eleven Cities Bicycle Tour and the corona virus

16 Mar '20

The government has taken drastic measures to prevent the further spread of the Corona virus. These...

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For more than 100 years, around 15,000 participants have been cycling the Eleven Cities Bicycle Tour every Whit Monday. The start and finish of this 235-kilometre-long tour is in Bolsward. In the morning between 05.00 and 08.00, participants start in 23 different groups, in the centre of Bolsward. A group of around 650 participants starts every 8 minutes. The different groups are composed according to a lottery system. To complete the tour, the participants need to have collected all stamps from the different checkpoints and have passed the finish check in Bolsward by midnight.

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Eleven Cities Bicycle Tour 2020
The next Eleven Cities Bicycle Tour will take place on
Whit Monday, 1 June 2020.

The Wadden dike near Marrum

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