Official web page of the project BA Biking and the Križevci Association of Bicyclists

Welcome

to the web page of the Križevci Association of Bicyclists and the EU project BA Biking!

The web page is a part of the project ''BA Biking – By Bicycle from Balaton to the Adriatic'' with co-financing from the European Union under the IPA Cross-Border Program for Hungary-Croatia, 2007-2013.

Here you can find all of the information about the project BA Biking, which is being carried out by the City of Križevci and the District of Balatonszemes, its goals, activities and events, and the activities of the Križevci Association of Bicyclists, which organizes gatherings of bicyclists and recreational rides and actively promotes bicycling the Križevci region.

Join us and be included on our sport and recreational activities!

26. February 2019.

Workshops in Križevci and Zalakaros

Within the preparatory activities for the preparation of Joint action plan of Križevci and Zalakaros cyclotourism development, two joint workshops were held gathering the representatives of the Town of Križevci and the Town of Zalakaros, with the aim to establish common potentials for the further development of cyclotourism. The workshop in Križevci was held on Monday 10th September 2018 on the topic “Existing cyclotourism infrastructure in Križevci and plans for further development and positioning”. The workshop began with the presentation of the tourist offer and potentials of the town Križevci and its surroundings by Olinka Gjigaš, director of the Tourist Board Town of Križevci, after which the Town of Križevci Deputy Mayor Danijel Šaško presented the conclusions from the previously […]
26. February 2019.

Signed contract for construction of pedestrian-biking trails in Križevci

The most important activity that the Town of Križevci conducts within the project “Cyclo-Net” refers to the execution of works on the construction and modernization of bicycle paths, bicycle bridge and section of the access road to the viewing point, therefore, from the very beginning of the implementation of the project, Town of Križevci started the preparatory activities in connection to the necessary documentation for the implementation of the public procurement procedure for carrying out the above mentioned works. After the public procurement procedure has been implemented, the contract for the performance of works with the selected tenderer, the company Radnik d.d. was concluded on 2nd July 2018 on the total amount of 4.611.005,84 kuna including VAT and the deadline […]
26. February 2019.

”Ox cycling event” held in Križevci

On Saturday 16th June 2018, as a part of the “Cyclo-Net” project, cycling event called “Ox cycling event” was held, bringing together more than 50 participants. The cycling event was organized by the Town of Križevci and the Križevci Association of Cyclists and was also included in the programme of the 51st Križevci Festival. The route was driven on the relation Križevci – Kalnik – Gornja Rijeka – Križevci. The total length of the route was 45 kilometers and it was a demanding configuration route. For all the participants, upon return to Križevci traditional Festival lunch – roasted ox was organized within the catering providers participating at Križevci Festival.
26. February 2019.

Križevci in the context of the Croatian national cyclotourism development action plan

As part of the Cyclo-Net project, on Thursday 3rd May 2018, a forum on the topic “Križevci on the map of the national network of bicycle routes” was held in the Tourism Information Centre in Križevci. The participants of the forum were Zoran Klarić from the Institute for Tourism, Marko Černelić from the Cycling Union, Head of the Department for Economy, Communal Services and Agriculture in the County of Koprivnica-Križevci Marijan Štimac, Assistant Director of the Tourist Board of the Koprivnica-Križevci County Kristina Sočev and Town of Križevci Deputy Mayor Danijel Šaško, while the moderator of the forum was EuroVelo coordinator Marko Stančić. The discussion began with the presentation given by Mr. Zoran Klarić, who spoke about the position of […]
26. February 2019.

Cyclo-Net project opening conference

On Tuesday 21st November 2017 the opening conference of the project “Cyclo-Net – Extension of cross-border cyclotourism networks through development of capillary bicycle paths in Križevci and Zalakaros”, approved for co-financing by the European Union on the first call for proposals within the Interreg V-A Hungary-Croatia Co-operation Programme 2014-2020, was held in the Multimedia Cultural Centre in Križevci. The conference was opened by the Mayor of Town of Križevci Mario Rajn, who emphasized the importance of this project for the development of Križevci in terms of improving infrastructure and programmes that will attract visitors and also improve the quality of life of the local population. Mayor thanked the project team that prepared the project and provided the funds for its […]