Bike for Life

Cycle with your hearts from 3 to 31 October!

Cycle with your company, school, town or organisation with Bike for Life in favour of 'A bike for all'.  This charity action helps people on a bike even if they cannot afford to buy one. Sign up as an employer to cycle along with your employees!

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An estimated 15% of the population has no bicycle at all. This hinders people in their freedom of movement, social contacts and opportunities. 'A bike for all' wants to help people in transport poverty move forward with a bicycle.
Bike for LifeWeatherman Bram Verbruggen is the face of Bike for Life. As a cyclist with his heart in the right place, he sets a good example and encourages all employers and employees to join.

Cycle to work with your hearts from October 3 until October 31

Bike for Life invites companies, organisations, municipalities and schools to cycle with their employees. Participating employers sponsor the bike rides of their employees from 3 to 31 October with a self-determined amount per ride to work. The proceeds will help people in need of a (shared) bicycle.

Register as an employer

Register your company, municipality, town, school or organisation before 1 September: create an employer account at (if you do not have one yet). Sponsor the home-work trips of your cycling colleagues in October. You determine the amount per ride via the employer account and you can set a maximum sponsorship amount. Employees register their bicycle rides in October on

Participation conditions

  • For employers participating in the Bike to Work programme, the participation in Bike for Life is included in the membership.
  • Employers not participating in the Bike to Work programme pay 1/3 of a year's membership fee (with a minimum of €250 excl. VAT). Calculate the membership fee for 1 year here. In return, employers get 4 months access to the management platform, communication material, monitoring of participation and cycle trips by staff, statistics, and a helpdesk for questions.
  • Cities, municipalities, schools, organisations for youth work and social-cultural work pay €50 excl. VAT for their participation.

Bike for Life is supported by main sponsor Bosch eBike Systems, Sport Vlaanderen, the Vereniging van Vlaamse Steden en Gemeenten and the Netwerk Lokaal Sportbeleid. - 0473 24 04 86 (Eddy Vaes) or 0489 88 85 67(Cindy Raes)

Bike for Life is a campaign of the Fietsersbond vzw, the advocacy organisation for cyclists in Flanders and Brussels.


67 employers and 4,451 employees cycled 58,564 rides during Bike for Life from 1 to 31 October 2023 for the good cause: A Bike for All.  Bike for Life was possible thanks to Bosch eBike Systems, the well-known manufacturer of drives for e-bikes. Bike for Life raised 58,367 euros.