Cycling for Science tour 2016
Amsterdam – Barcelona Friday April 22 – Sunday May 1.
Cycle for science – Motion for life.
Orthopaedic surgeons have the knowledge, ability and tools to keep people moving. With the Cycle for Science initiative they want to underline the importance of motion as cornerstone for a healthy life.
Exercise is important in case of joint disease, it prevents diabetes and cardiac diseases, and it benefits patients with mental disorders”. A group of renowned orthopaedic surgeons will lead by example. They will cycle from Amsterdam to Barcelona in order to promote motion and exercise as an important prevention tool. Not only does exercise and sport activity prevent many disabling disorders, but they also lead to a healthy life, both physically and mentally: “without motion and exercise no healthy life”.