Zurich, May 23-26, 2024

the national bicycle festival

At the national CYCLE WEEK from May 23 to 26, 2024, cycling fans and professionals, the industry and tourism will come together for the country's biggest cycling festival. CYCLE WEEK presents new trends at Switzerland's largest bike expo, offers plenty of opportunities to test bikes of all kinds and invites you to 150 workshops, international contests and shows. New this year: Campus Night, a bikepacking event and the Europaallee Velofest!

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Urban Bike Tour
Urban bike tour through Zurich with Rayrider. Experience special places of the metropolis in a familiar atmosphere.
City & Mobility Activities, Worksops & Rides Rides
Place: Europaallee
MTB Slopestyle Workshop
Workshop for advanced bikers who want to learn the art of slopestyle.
Dirt & BMX Activities, Worksops & Rides Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau Züritrails Jump Park
Clever through Züri by bike - workshop
For the city of Zurich, Pro Velo shows you in this workshop how to get around quickly and, above all, safely by bike in city traffic.
City & Mobility Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Europaallee
For the joy of biking
Swiss film producer Sven Wedekind has shot a breathtaking action video of the CYCLE WEEK. His drone footage makes it faster than some games and more nerve-wracking than many blockbusters.

2,000 participants in the Velo-Uni and 80,000 visitors
CYCLE WEEK, the major event of Velo-Switzerland, came to a happy end yesterday evening. 80'000 visitors and passers-by met for the biggest participatory bicycle festival in the country and experienced the whole world of bicycles in the Europaallee and in the Brunau. 2'000 people were at the Velo-Uni and participated in a workshop.
Together, we braved the weather, joined in the fun, tested, marveled and celebrated the bicycle. Many thanks to all visitors, partners, exhibitors and the whole team!
Stunning film of Cycle Week from Swiss film producer Sven Wedekind

Highlights Cycle Week 2023

BMX Flatland takes on breakdancing

Highlights of the ZüriDirt Contest 2023

A bike for over 100 children

Sicher unterwegs in der Stadt mit Velo

Olympic champion at the CYCLE WEEK

The countdown to the 2024 World Cycling Championship begins at Cycle Week

Pedaling for the environment

CYCLE WEEK 23: Das sagen die Aussteller

Spectacle on two wheels: BMX Flatland Contest

Custom frame building: Daily - not everyday

Cycling and Para-Cycling World Championships 2024 Zurich
The UCI Cycling and Para-Cycling World Championships 2024 Zurich mark presence at the Cycle Week. At the largest cycling showcase in Switzerland, the LOC Zurich 2024 will focus on accompanying measures, the status of World Championship preparations, para-cycling and the history of cycling under the slogan "Zäme ufs Velo".
Find your flow! Workshop with sports psychologist Sonja Nüssli
Get out of your comfort zone and into the flow! What exactly is flow in endurance sports? Does flow make you better, faster, braver? And how do you get into flow?
Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Brunau
Women bike differently! Workshop with sports psychologist Sonja Nüssli
What are specific female mental resources in biking? How can you train your mental strength and use it when biking, especially in difficult situations?
Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops Women
Place: Brunau
Free repair of Ortlieb bags and backpacks
ORTLIEB offers free repair services for all bags and backpacks during Cycle Week.Visit us at the ORTLIEB booth (G30) at Gustav-Gull-Platz on Europaallee and bring your ORTLIEB favorites.
City & Mobility Activities, Worksops & Rides
Bike Guide: what's behind it? - Workshop with Swiss Cycling
Have you ever downloaded a GPX tour, but then the tour was different than expected? In this workshop, Swiss Cycling Guides will tell you when and why a guided tour makes sense, what's behind it and how you can best prepare for your tour.
MTB Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Brunau
How to teach children to ride a bike in a fun way - Workshop with Swiss Cycling
You want to learn about projects, ideas and tools to pass on cycling in a fun way? To create an offer in your club or bike store or to practice techniques with children? Come and visit us!
Kids & Family Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Europaallee
Playful cycling with Isa and Leo - Swiss Cycling
For kids: In these workshops, Isa and Leo will show you different techniques on the bike that they learned in "Velopass - Collect your bike badges!".
Kids & Family Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Europaallee
"Surfing hormone waves" - workshop
Female athletes and their hormonal cycle - this is where hidden opportunities come to light. A workshop on hormones and cycle-controlled training with neuromental trainer Anke Brunner
Activities, Worksops & Rides Women Workshops
Place: Brunau
Terrane travel: how does it work? - Workshop
In this workshop you will learn how to go on vacation by bike and train cheaply, easily and above all without complications.
Travel & Tourism Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Europaallee
Women's Bikepacking Overnighter by komoot
GravELLE club Gravel Ride and Bikepacking Overnighter by and for women
Travel & Tourism Activities, Worksops & Rides Rides Workshops Women
Place: Brunau
Stamping for trees
Pedal along and plant trees - with your help 40,000 trees take root
Activities, Worksops & Rides Shows & Contest
Place: Europaallee
ZüriDirt Contest
Place: Brunau, Züritrails Jump Park
Action. All in one with Tom Oehler
Place: Europaallee
BMX FLATLAND
Place: Europaallee
Mountain bike rides with Züritrails
Out and about on the trails on your local mountain Uetliberg with the ZüriTrails association - trail rides for beginners and advanced riders
MTB Activities, Worksops & Rides Rides
Place: Brunau
Tour planning - workshop with Komoot
Whether on a road bike, gravel bike or mountain bike, a nice route is usually a prerequisite for a good time on the bike. But what is the best way to find and create one?
Travel & Tourism Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Brunau
Less pain and more performance through ergonomics on the bike - workshop with SQlab.
Numb fingers or toes? Sit bone or back pain? In this SQlab workshop, you will learn about the causes of such pain and possible solutions.
Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops Equipment
Place: Brunau
Swiss Cycling Engine Check: Measure and improve performance
The Engine Check (cooperation project between BASPO, EHSM Magglingen and Swiss Cycling) is a field test derived from the performance diagnostics of the Swiss Cycling National Team in Magglingen. In this workshop you will learn how to test your performance.
Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Brunau
Bike tours Zurich
Cycling experience with flowing trails paired with culture and big city flair.
MTB Gravel & Road City & Mobility Travel & Tourism
Custom frame building workshop
Custom frame building. This workshop is about measurement, geometry and materials for custom bikes.
Gravel & Road City & Mobility Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Europaallee
Overcoming mental blocks on the bike - workshop
"I could, but there's something stopping me from trying. I hope the group isn't too fast. I can't do anything in my legs today." Do you know such thoughts? Then this workshop with sports psychologist Sonja Nüssli is the right place for you.
Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Brunau
#fastandfemaleSUI Road Ride with Swiss Cycling
Do you enjoy riding your road bike with other women and want to chat with them? Then this road bike ride exclusively for women is the right thing for you.
Gravel & Road Activities, Worksops & Rides Rides Women
Place: Brunau
MTB Advanced technique training with Swiss Cycling
Mastering technical passages, practising difficult maneuvers and overcoming major obstacles - that's what you train in this technique training for advanced skiers
MTB Activities, Worksops & Rides Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau
Gravel Workshop with Swiss Cycling
You want to try out "graveling" or you have already gained some experience and now you want to know what you have to pay attention to? Then register for this workshop of the Swiss Cycling Guides.
Gravel & Road Activities, Worksops & Rides Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau
Pumptrack Workshop with Swiss Cycling
So you fly through the pump track with a lot of flow and momentum. A workshop with the Swiss Cycling Guides
MTB Activities, Worksops & Rides Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau
MTB Basic Technique Workshop with Swiss Cycling
Would you like to try mountain biking for the first time, get helpful tips on riding technique and practise the basics directly off-road?
MTB Activities, Worksops & Rides Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau
E-MTB Workshop with Swiss Cycling
Lots of flow - not only downhill but also uphill! In this workshop of the Swiss Cycling Guides you learn the tricks for lots of fun on the E-MTB
MTB Activities, Worksops & Rides Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau
Road Workshop with Swiss Cycling
Tips and tricks on driving technique on the narrow tires.
Activities, Worksops & Rides Gravel & Road Driving technique courses
Place: Brunau
Test and try out

Velo in urban times - curse or blessing?

Bikepacking Adventure Stories - Lecture presented by komoot
Being on the road on 2 wheels equipped only with the bare necessities and that as a couple with different prerequisites and needs - can that go well?
Travel & Tourism Activities, Worksops & Rides Workshops
Place: Brunau
Cycle Week 2022
From May 12 to 15, 2022, 75,000 visitors, cyclists, athletes, passers-by and fans, the cycling and tourism industry and politicians met in beautiful early summer weather for the largest cycling festival in Switzerland. OC President Erwin Flury says: "The CYCLE WEEK has developed strongly compared to the first edition last summer. The Expo has grown by 40% and thanks to the varied program we were able to address dedicated bikers as well as many new people and convey the fascination of bicycles."
We would like to thank from the bottom of our hearts all visitors, exhibitors, partners, sponsors and the crew for their trust, commitment and exchange. It was great to celebrate the Velo together with you and to see the many beaming faces, thank you!
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