Zurich, May 23-26, 2024

Safety Parcours

Saddle up for city traffic? Test your bike skills on the safety course.

Test and improve your driving skills in traffic! On the closed Lagerstrasse right next to Europaallee, you will experience critical traffic situations in physical and virtual simulations on the Safety Parcours and learn how to behave safely and not endanger anyone.

Safely on the road in the city with bike
Participate and win

The Safety Course is located on the closed Lagerstrasse near Europaallee. Get a leporello at the stand of the city of Zurich, after each post you will get a stamp. Among all who have completed all the posts of the Safety Parcours, we raffle five ABUS helmets HYBAN 2.0. You can of course choose the color and size.

Item 1: City traffic virtual

With the virtual reality goggles you experience critical situations on Zurich's streets one-to-one, but without any danger - instructive even if you are at home in another Swiss city.

Post 2: Cross streetcar tracks correctly

The terror of all cyclists in the city: streetcar tracks! Learn how to cross them without risk at an angle over 30 degrees.

Item 3: Visibility

To be seen is crucial in road traffic. This post is about lights, reflectors and appropriate clothing.

Item 4: In the blind spot

Who is in the blind spot of a truckAt the wheel of a truck you experience, and where you are safe.

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