- Starts: 05/05/2019 9:00 am
- Ends: 05/05/2019 5:30 pm
Celebrate freedom in a sporty way by joining the Freedom Ride!
The Freedom Ride takes place on May 5th, 2019, in the province of Overijssel in the Netherlands.
The Freedom Ride is an annual liberation festival which you can only join by bike. While cycling you will pass by a series of historical places in Overijssel that are important for our sense of freedom today. During the tours, you will ride along with top athletes, with people from the showbiz, policemen, military men and veterans, who are all working to protect our freedom and democracy.
There are four different types of tours (90 km, 75 km, 135 km, 35 km), so you can choose the one that fits you best. Just note that the prices vary depending on the type of tour.
To sign up, visit: http://freedom-ride.nl/inschrijven/
To discover the full program, visit: http://freedom-ride.nl/evenement/
Celebrate freedom in a sporty way by joining the Freedom Ride! The Freedom Ride takes place on May 5th, 2019, in the province of Overijssel in the Netherlands. The Freedom Ride is an annual liberation festival which you can only
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