REDICYM is made up of representatives of various social partners involved in the sports performance of Spanish female cyclists.
REDICYM is a research network aimed at detecting, establishing and promoting research lines to enhance the sports performance and health of female cyclists.
Cycling has become one of Spains most popular sports, however, there is a large difference in participation according to gender, as men are twice as likely to use a bicycle than women: 28% male in comparison to 14% female participation.
REDICYM research is based on the following fundamental principles:
- Interdisciplinary working
- Scientific rigour
- Scientific transfer of results
- Contribution to society
- Transfer from research to industry