Bike Club Tournament

With the international wheel Club Tournament, visitors get an insight into the history and culture of Dusseldorf. One of the most unique annual events in Dusseldorf will take place on June 20. The advice tournament is all those who have stayed during the summer months in one of the hotels in Dusseldorf, a term probably. Who is for the first time in the city, will be surprised by this extraordinary tradition however. About 700 young people from 15 countries take part in the event, whose tradition dates back to the year 1937.The love of Dusseldorf to the advices began several centuries before the tournament according to the popular belief.

It is said that this gymnastic performance officially the town Charter was awarded since 1288, as Dusseldorf, is a part of the celebrations of the city. This happened shortly after the bloody battle of Worringen, when children supposedly beat wheels on the occasion of the celebrations in the streets. The Dusseldorf Office of tourism announced however, that there are still numerous other legends are, let explain the lingering charm of the city for hitting cyclists. One of them says that a heroic boy allegedly held the damaged wheel of the carriage of Prince Jan Willems and wheel thus inevitably had to beat. Nowadays, the advice tournament held every year in the Dusseldorf district Carlstadt to the Carl square. The participating children are divided into age groups and must wear out over a distance of 15 to 20 meters race and beat these wheels. It not infrequently happens that visitors, staying at a different time in Dusseldorf, young people meet in popular locations such as the old town, Konigsallee and the Rhine promenade for eene penning”a a cartwheel. Jessica Reading, head of the marketing department at, commented the following about the advice tournament: Who wants to go to the wheel Club Tournament in Dusseldorf and needed one of the hotels Dusseldorf, should as soon as possible book disappointments to avoid.”