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Rental bikes to become part of public transport system in Almaty

Rental bikes will become part of the public transport system in Almaty.

Rental bikes to become part of public transport system in Almaty
©Yaroslav Radlovsky
Mentality stands in way of car sharing in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan needs to rethink the usage of personal vehicles. But are people ready for that?

Mentality stands in way of car sharing in Kazakhstan
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Cyclist conquering mountain ridges of Scotland

This short video is breathtaking both for the beauty of nature depicted in it and for incredible cycling mastery shown by its sole hero.

Cyclist conquering mountain ridges of Scotland
Photo© Dauren Issabayev
Cosplay cycling in Almaty

A cosplay cycling parade took place in Almaty.

Cosplay cycling in Almaty
Photo courtesy of  World Class Almaty
World Class bike race in Almaty on August 16

Almaty roads will closed for World Class Almaty bicycle race tomorrow.

World Class bike race in Almaty on August 16
Bike taxi. Photo courtesy of organizers.
Bike taxi open in Astana

Bike taxi has been appeared in Astana, a first time ever in Kazakhstan.

Bike taxi open in Astana
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Automatic bike rentals open in Astana

Automatic bike rentals will be opened in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana in July, 2014

Automatic bike rentals open in Astana
©Vladimir Prokopenko
Almaty hosts first night bike ride in Kazakhstan

Almaty had its first night bike ride on July 4, 2014. It was dedicated to celebrations of the Astana Day.

Almaty hosts first night bike ride in Kazakhstan
Cycling: Astana Proteam racer receives bronze at Giro d'Italia race
Cycling: Astana Proteam racer receives bronze at Giro d'Italia race

ProTeam Astana racer Fabio Aru has become the bronze prizewinner of the prestigious 2014 Giro d'Italia cycling race.

Cycling: Astana Proteam racer receives bronze at Giro d'Italia race
Photo courtesy of KAZNEX INVEST
Kazakhstan-made bicycles to hit Swiss market

Nomad bicycles made in Kazakhstan will enter the market of Switzerland.

Kazakhstan-made bicycles to hit Swiss market
Bike-friendly Copenhagen faces cyclist backlash
Bike-friendly Copenhagen faces cyclist backlash

In one of the world's best cities for bicycles, Copenhagen cyclists are earning a reputation for recklessness and arrogance, prompting calls for politicians to back-pedal on plans to further boost bike traffic.

Bike-friendly Copenhagen faces cyclist backlash
Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle
Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle

A Vancouver woman earned widespread notoriety Tuesday for stealing back her bicycle from a thief after seeing it advertised online.

Canadian woman steals back stolen bicycle
Dutch duo peddle old bikes as fashion, furniture
Dutch duo peddle old bikes as fashion, furniture

Two Dutch entrepreneurs have found a novel way to make money out of the thousands of bicycles abandoned in the Netherlands each year, by turning them into designer fashion items and furniture.

Dutch duo peddle old bikes as fashion, furniture
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New York City launches bike share service

Ten months behind schedule, New York City on Monday launched what aims to be one of the world's biggest bike share programs, following in the path already taken by Paris, Montreal, London and Barcelona.

New York City launches bike share service
Crisis-hit Italians swap cars for bikes despite perils
Crisis-hit Italians swap cars for bikes despite perils

Bikes are outselling cars in cash-strapped Italy but while cyclists in Milan say their city is ready for a two-wheel lifestyle, there are daily nuisances for riders on Rome's trafficked streets.

Crisis-hit Italians swap cars for bikes despite perils
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Almaty office workers switch to bicycles

An unusual flashmob was held in Almaty: dozens of office workers went cycling in business suits in the city center.

Almaty office workers switch to bicycles
Peter Root and Mary Thompson. Photo courtesy of thisisguernsey.com
British world cycle couple dead in Thai crash: police

A British couple who were 18 months into a trip around the world by bicycle have been killed in a road accident in Thailand.

British world cycle couple dead in Thai crash: police
Cycling: Vinokourov auctioned his gold-winning bicycle
Cycling: Vinokourov auctioned his gold-winning bicycle

Alexandre Vinikourov has auctioned his Olympic bicycle to help five children suffering from serious diseases.

Cycling: Vinokourov auctioned his gold-winning bicycle
Almaty Mayor arranges bike ride in honor of Olympic winners
Almaty Mayor arranges bike ride in honor of Olympic winners

Akim (Mayor) of Almaty Akhmetzhan Yessimov is arranging a bike ride dedicated to Kazakhstan champions of the Olympic Games.

Almaty Mayor arranges bike ride in honor of Olympic winners
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Almaty is looking forward to new bikeways

Almaty city authorities are planning to construct new cycle lanes in Almaty.

Almaty is looking forward to new bikeways