Team Rynkeby is a European charity cycling team that ride on bikes to Paris every summer to raise money and awareness for children with critical illnesses and their families. Team Rynkeby consists of 2,100 cyclists and 500 volunteers comprised on 54 local teams in Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, the Faroe Islands, Iceland and Germany. The members of Team Rynkeby are selected from thousands of applicants, who have completed the application form on the Team Rynkeby website.
For a whole year, the participants have to prepare themselves for the 1,200 kilometre trip to Paris, while also collecting donations for and raising awareness about children with critical illnesses.
In 2018, FORTEM was a Gold Sponsor for Team Rynkeby. FORTEM director Michael Gehrke rode 1.285 kilometres along side his team members from Team Østsjælland from Copenhagen to Paris in support for children with critical illnessess.