SWG through the project ”Preparation for implementation of Area Based Development Approach in the Western Balkans – second phase” funded by the European Union, will support the organization of the regional event: Circle of friendship – International cycling marathon in the “Drina-Sava” region which will be organized in the period October 4th – 8th, 2014. This touristic recreational cycling 4-day marathon will start from Brcko, Bosnia and Herzegovina, over Ilok, Croatia to Sremska Mitrovica – Sabac – Loznica in Serbia and Ugljevik and back to Brcko, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
“Circle of friendship” is regional event which supports cycling tourism with supporting the economic development of the region and its rural population. This regional event promotes the natural, cultural and traditional values, as well as the tourism potential of the cross-border region “Drina-Sava”. Event participants will visit all municipalities of the Cross border region “Drina-Sava”.