Interview on Ukrainian TV

The president of Bike For Peace, Tore Naerland, was receintly visiting the Donestsk area in Ukraine to learn more about the war in Ukraine, and to cooperate with the Peace Institute in Ukraine to try to find out how we, together with the people of Ukraine, can end this war.


Please see the full interview here:


Kolkata – Dhaka 2017

Bike for Peace meets Saber Hossain Chowdhury, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, who spoke about Disarmament for Development.

He invited BFP to bike from Kolkata to Dhaka to participate in National Conference for Nuclear Abolition.

We need to STOP war in Syria!

We need to STOP war in Syria! Syrian women speak on realities of conflict and hopes for future.

With Sabiha Khalil, Syrian Women’s Network Legal Committee and Wejdan Nassif, Coordinating Committee of Syrian Women’s Network.

We need to encourage women worldwide to be more active to stop this war!

World Peace Congress

At the World Peace Congress we had the honor to meet Tawakkol Karman, Nobel Peace Prize winner 2011 from Yemen and Liv Torres, Director of Nobel Peace Center, Norway.

Bike for Peace will support initiative for peace negotiation in Yemen. We invite Norwegian peace organizations and peace negotiators to be part of it!

Meting with Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine

Today Tore Naerland and Anastasiya Odnoroh met the Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine on European Integration Mykola Movchan and we discussed future projects between “Bike for Peace” and Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine

Tore Naerland's photo.

The project we discussed :

Proposal of cooperation in European integration of Ukraine and peacemaking process and program for USA

Bike for Peace in cooperation with organization We Are For Peace Today will organize InterEuropeanPeace Ride 2017
In Europe the route is following:
And after that we continue to Copenhagen – boat – Oslo – bike to Bergen and opening there the World competition for cicling 16.09.17.
In Usa the route is following:
15.03.17- 30.03.17 San-Francisco – LosAngeles
14.07.17 – 21.07.17 Kansas City – Washington DC
Slogan for this tour is follow:
1. Peace in East Ukraine – peace in the whole world
2. Support the people who is disable because of the war
3. Abolish nuclear weapons now!
4. Support of victim of nuclear testing

Bike for Peace future tours

This is the plan for Bike for Peace future tours:


  • 11th to 22nd of August: Russia – Moscow – St Petersurg
  • 17th to 25th of September: Culture-tour Kiev-Lviv
  • 27th of Sept to 12th of Oct: Nepal and India.
  • 10th to the 14th of November: Rome 
  • 15th- 30th of November culture tour Vietnam.
  • 30th of November to 5th of December: Burma/Myanmar.


  • 5th to 14th of February Taiwan.
  • 14th to 21st Philippines.
    21st -28th Indonesia.
  • 14th to 30th of March. San Fransisco to Santa Barbara
  • 15th of April to 27th of April: Israel-Palestine.
  • 5th of May to 15th of May from Manchester-Liverpool- Belfast to Dublin.
  • 27th of May to 2nd of June: Guangsho to Shanghai.
  • 4th of June to 10th of June: Karaganda to Astana.
  • 25th of June to 2nd of July: Poland.
  • 25th of Aug. to 16th of Sept. Berlin-Copenhagen- Oslo to Bergen at the opening of the UCI World Championship of Bicycling.


  • 15th to 30th of Nov. 2017: Vietnam 
  • 24th of June to 13th of July: Moscow- Jekaterineburg- Irkutsk- Ulan Bator-Beijing.

Welcome to join us this year and in 2017!
We visit schools, orphanages, politicians etc.
Tell others about our work at Bike for Peace!


Kultur-tur i Ukraina September 2016

Vi flyr til Kiev og reiser vestover i det fredelige Ukraina til Lviv.
Vi besøker skoler og bondegårder og går på sightseeing.

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Bike for Peace arrangerte en flott sykkeltur på samme strekning i April 2016, og vi knyttet mange gode kontakter som hjelper oss på denne turen i September også.

Pris fra Stavanger/Oslo, hotell i dobbelrom, mat, transport kr. 13.550.

Informasjon og påmelding til reiseleder Tore Nærland, Bryne, tlf . 93442279/ e-post:
Arrangør: OK Reiser Kvinesdal (medlem i Reisegarantifondet).

Bicycle-tour Moscow to St.Petersburg

Bicycle-tour Moscow to St.Petersburg from the 11th to the 22nd of August 2016.

Bike for Peace will bike with the Russian Cycle Touring Club. We are five going; Rigmor Festø, Svein Aronsen, Ole Folkvord, Maria Bilyk and Tore Nærland.

Other participants come from the UK, Canda, Russia, Singapore and China.

On Saturday we met with the Norwegian Ambassador to Russia, Leidulv Namtvedt. We have spoken to officials in Moscow who will help us to set up meetings with members of parliament etc.

Bike For Peace and the Peaceride in Russia 1983