Gallery: 6 Awesome Bike Sharing Schemes From Around the World

 
WUHAN, CHINA

Currently the largest bike sharing program in the world, the service in Wuhan, China has announced it will share its program with card holders in Haikou -- an ocean city which experiences warm winters that are perfect for cycling. This new idea would enable leisure and business travelers to enjoy bike riding in a tropical climate during the bitter winters of Hangshou. To date, the Hangzhou bike sharing system already has 60,600 bikes -- you can find one almost every 100 meters!

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  1. jmme March 7, 2012 at 9:49 am

    Not a bike sharing program but it is a great bike program that recycles bikes and allows people to earn bikes is the bike rescue in Troy, NY.

  2. jflb85 February 5, 2012 at 2:45 pm

    with all due respect, I was deeply disappointed when I read this article and found no reference to Montreal’s bixi program, especially knowing that the bixi concept is the program being sold and implemented in all of the above mentioned American cities as well as other cities abroad.

  3. cameobabe February 5, 2012 at 11:08 am

    This is a wonderful article! Here in Toronto, our mayor actively fights against bicycles in the city and wants to spend city money to erect a useless ferris wheel on the lake front. We do have a bike share system but it’s nothing compared to the one’s you’ve featured. It’s articles like this that show what makes a world-class city.

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