v.z.w.  Eyebus  a.s.b.l.

EYEBUS ... Prevention against blindness



Practical information:

The tour 2018 is a two-day trip "Antwerp-Rotterdam-Antwerp".


Departure in Antwerp on Saturday 15 September. Departure location and departure times will be communicated later.
After the common breakfast, we will cycle mainly along car-free roads, caned dikes and bicycle spades.
The trail is flat and ultimately suitable for tandems.
After 125 km we reach Rotterdam, where we spend the night in a ***/**** hotel and where we will have dinner and breakfast.


You can view the trail here: https://we.tl/LmfcHIBher


Individual cyclists and visually impaired and blind people on tandems.
The blind and visually impaired people arrange the tandem and the guide themselves (tandems and guides are not provided by the organisation).
Dutch cyclists, blind and visually impaired people are also invited.
Our goal 100 participants, of whom at least 25 blind/visually impaired on tandem. The number of reservations is restricted and early registration is encouraged.

For Dutch participants:

The trail is also meant for Dutch friends, who can take part in the full tour. On Saturday morning there is a shuttlebus with cycle transport programmed from Rotterdam to the departure in Antwerp. Sunday there can be returned by bus from Antwerp to Rotterdam.

Framework of the tour:

Each participant receives at departure a GPS with route description, a very easy and userfriendly system. In this way each participant can cycle the tour individually and at his own pace. In addition to this he gets a route description on paper.
Each participant receives a hate from the organisation. The participants are asked to wear this hat during the cycling.
Besides there are naturally cycling guides (front - middle - back).
The baggage transport from departure untill arrival in Antwerp is programmed.
Technical assistance for cyclists in case of breakdown is provided.
Medical assistance by a doctor in the tow car is available during the trips and in the evening at the hotel.
An assistance insurance is included in the price for each participant.


Included: welcome breakfast Saturday, dinner Saturday evening (Live cooking buffet), accomodation according twin rooms in ***/**** hotel in Rotterdam, 2 supplies with snacks a day, 1 afternoon post with sandwich buffet a day, breakfast on Sunday, final reception Sunday night.


200 € by registration before 8 August, 250 € after 8 August.
Supplement single 60 €.


The Biketour is not solely a sportive and solidairy experience, but also suitable for the collecting of funds for the non-profit association Eyebus.
Its a sponsored tour. Each participant engages to collect 600 € sponsor money from third parties and friends and must deposit this amount before the 1st of September on the account of 'non-profit association Eyebus', account number BE36 7310 4449 4881, with in the statement the NAME OF THE PARTICIPANT AND THE MENTIONNING SPONSORING.


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