Project in Action
Over a long distance…
Cycling Without Age Long
This is not the everyday
format of the project.
From 15 mins to a couple of hours, volunteers
take passengers as far away or as close to
home as they want to venture.
Copenhagen philosophy of everyone
being able to live the ‘Good’ life
Giving their senior citizens the same access
to the surroundings that they enjoy.
First in the whole of the UK.
CATCA is leading the way.
The story so far…
Trip to Copenhagen, met the founders, gained licence.
Trishaws purchased, Chapter established, Development Grant
Trishaws arrived, test riding round local path networks, featured at
several promotional event raising awareness of project.
Established Pilot Training Programme and tested it out on future
Met and confirmed Avondale Care Group as the first partner care
home for the project. Visited both Carrondale and Glenbervie sites.
Met with some staff in Carrondale to show them the Trishaw and
toured facility to look at options official launch event.
The story so far…
Continued test rides round the local area, more promotional
events including Probus and Round Table talks.
Secured insurance for the Trishaws and updated Public Liability
Began creating promotional materials for Cycling Without Age
Falkirk and initiated plans for Official Launch event.
Attended Carrondale Relatives Meeting.
Complete training of pilots through Stages 1 and 2 of CWA
Test rides from Care Home with some residents to run through
CAN YOU GIVE UP A COUPLE
OF HOURS A MONTH?
YOU CAN MAKE A REAL
DIFFERENCE BY BECOMING A
TRISHAW PILOT - AND YOU
DON’T HAVE TO BE AN EXPERT
Rides start in earnest, set up booking system and pilot training
complete - have at least 5 fully trained pilots by February
27th March 2017
Official Launch Event of Cycling Without Age Falkirk - Attended
by Copenhagen Founders, Government Officials, Partners etc.