We answered all the frequently asked questions about the Winter Cycling Congress 2018 in Moscow. Haven't found your question? Don't hesitate to contact us.
What is the Winter Cycling Congress?
It is an annual platform that gathers hundreds of experts from all over the world to discuss opportunities for cycling in the cold climate cities as well as building and maintaining year-round cycling infrastructure and promoting cycling culture in the northern countries.

Previous congresses took place in Oulu, Finland (2013), Winnipeg, Canada (2014), Leeuwarden, the Netherlands (2015), Minneapolis-St.Paul, USA (2016), Montréal, Canada (2017).
Why is Moscow hosting the 6th Winter Cycling Congress?
Moscow won the right to host the 6th Winter Cycling Congress according to the application submitted by Let's bike it! project and supported by various non-governmental and public organizations, administrations of various Russian cities and the Ministry of Transport of Russia.
Who is the organizer of the WCC 2018 in Moscow?
The Winter Cycling Congress was initiated by the Winter Cycling Federation and takes place annually since the year 2013. Moscow was chosen to be the host city in 2018 among various applications submitted. Let's bike it! is in charge of organizing this event in Moscow. Let's bike it! is the biggest cycling advocacy project in Russia working in various fields from urban events to communication with urban and state authorities since 2010 to promote bicycle as a convenient year-round alternative mode of transportation in the Russian cities.
What is the entrance fee to the 6th Winter Cycling Congress?
Participation in the 6th Winter Cycling Congress is free of charge, everyone is welcome. However, if you would like to make a donation for organization of the event, please, contact us.
There is no real winter in my city. Will the WCC in Moscow be interesting for me?
The program will contain both topics of building and maintaining infrastructure and promoting cycling in the winter cities and discussions about traffic code amendments, cycling economy, business engagement in advocating bicycle culture and other themes important to address regardless climate. The WCC will be worth to attend for everyone interested in sustainable mobility and urban environment.
What about visa to Russia?
Please, find more information on visa requirement for your country here. We hope that visa issue will not affect your desire to attend the Congress!
What about flights to Russia and accommodation?
There are three big international airports well-connected to the city center, easy and fast transportation access to different parts of the city, Moscow can be also easily reached by train from many locations such as Finland, for example. Several hotels and hostels in Moscow will provide discounts for Congress attendees. Please, check the information here. It is being updated.
I don't speak Russian. What should I do?
Two official languages of the WCC 2018 in Moscow are English and Russian with the synchronized translation provided. Many people in the street, in hotels, restaurants are fine with answering you in English. Public transit in Moscow has announcements and signs in English. Urban navigation is bilingual.
My city wants to host the WCC 2019. What should I do?
Please, check the information here.
I am interested in exhibiting my goods and services at the 6th Winter Cycling Congress. What should I do?
Take part in the official WCC Expo 2018. Details.
I want to become a sponsor of the 6th Winter Cycling Congress.
Please, contact us.
Any questions not answered above?
Please, contact us: hero.on.bike@gmail.com