30 June, 2023
Team Rynkeby is a European charity cycling team. Every summer they cycle to Paris to raise money for seriously ill children. It was founded in 2002, when 11 amateur cyclists decided to cycle to Paris to see the final stage of the Tour de France.
The money goes to children with critical illness
Throughout most of the year, not only must members be prepared to cycle the 1,200-kilometre trip to Paris, but they are also obliged to do what they can to raise money for children with critical illnesses.
2.026 riders - Team Rynkeby consist of 2.026 riders and 538 service crew members distributed on 62 local teams in 9 countries.
4.500 sponsors - In 2022 they had more than 4.500 sponsors who contributed to the project.
10.4 Mio. Euro - In 2022 they donated 10.4 Mio. Euro to organizations that help children with critical illnesses.