Telling stories about Beijing's bicycle cultures
Beijing Cycling stories
Smarter Than Car provided input for a video series about the unique bicycle cultures in Beijing.
Wang Wen Lan
A look inside Old Beijing though the images and recollections of Chinese photographer Wang Wen Lan. Wang has been snapping the Chinese people on bikes since the 70's.
In 2013 Beijing held its first vintage ride - a combination of Chinese and European vintage styles. 150 riders took to the streets for a 7 km ride followed by a fashion show and party.
Fixed Gear Open
Beijing is the capital of Fixed Gear Bike culture in China. 2013 marked the 5th anniversary of China's biggest fixed gear event - Fixed Gear Open. 1000's of riders and fans from across the country gathered in Beijing for a weekend of racing, tricks and looking cool.
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