Beijing Rides

We organise regular weekend rides around Beijing for all levels of riders.

Cycling Trips

We organise boutique road cycling trips to the best locations in China – including  Beijing, Tibet, Sichuan and Huangshan. We also organize day trips to Beijing’s mountains for guests to the city.

Shop + Rental

Serk is a bike shop in Beijing. We rent carbon fibre bikes and service bikes, and offer products from the major international brands. Our main bike brand is Swift Carbon.

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Serk 2017 Cycling Trip Plan

Serk 2017 Cycling Trip Plan

Join us in 2017 for a cycling trip you’ll never forget. Tibet, Sichuan, Yunnan we have great trips in each of these areas. Start your 2017 planning now !

Tibet Road Cycling Trip 2017

Tibet Road Cycling Trip 2017

A once in a lifetime experience – a chance to surround yourself in the ancient cultures of Tibet and ride through its stunning landscapes on your road bike.
Tibet is one of the world’s greatest travel experiences. Due the historical lack of access for foreigners and it’s stunning Himalayan views, high plateau, monasteries and extraordinary people the region has evoked images of a lost Shangri La. Explore it by bike.

Launching Serk Ride – crafted weekend rides for everyone.

Launching Serk Ride – crafted weekend rides for everyone.

This year we are stepping it up and offering a new weekend ride experience crafted with the same Serk awesomeness we know you love. Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or someone just getting in to the sport, we have a ride for you.

Laowai Cycling World Championships 2016

Laowai Cycling World Championships 2016

This October Serk presents the Laowai Road Cycling World Championships. Run on the weekend after the real UCI World Championships this is your chance to finally earn that coveted striped jersey.

Ride the Great Wall

Ride the Great Wall

Visiting Beijing. Just an hour outside the city are mountains full of amazing roads to explore by bike. Forget the normal tourist trips to the Great Wall. Join us on a half day trip to ride through the wall and hike on an unrestored quiet section post ride.

Kham Cycling Adventure – Sichuan

Kham Cycling Adventure – Sichuan

We are seeking 10 riders for a 2 wheeled adventure in one of the 3 Historical regions of Tibet – Kham.

The Kham region spans the Tibetan Autonomous Region and Sichuan Province. Join us for 8 days of cycling in the Kham areas of Sichuan. You’ll roll over high mountains, through lush grasslands and along picturesque gorges with raging rivers.

The route is designed as a point to point route so you’ll ride Hotel to Hotel. Its a challenging 700km route with 11,000m of climbing all at altitude so be ready for a challenging adventure !

May Holiday Night Ride & Overnight Stay

May Holiday Night Ride & Overnight Stay

It’s a long weekend this weekend – yay ! That means there is more time for riding but it also means big traffic jams in the mountains – boo. As a result this weekend we will offer 2 rides ; 1. A night ride into the mountains and overnight stay on Saturday / Sunday (Night […]

Serk Ride Review so far

Serk Ride Review so far

It’s been a great start to the season and our new Serk Ride program is proving to be a big hit. So far we’ve run 12 unique rides and had over 120 different riders participate. Collectively we’ve covered 16,000km together. Around 1/3rd of the riders are beginner level and enjoying their first discovery of Beijing’s amazing cycling terrain. Even for the […]

Qingming Weekend Cycling Extravaganza

Qingming  Weekend Cycling Extravaganza

Spring has well and truly arrived and the Qing Ming long weekend (April 2,3,4th) is the perfect opportunity to get out of the city. We’ve got a long weekend of awesome cycling and merrymaking lined up. Clip in quickly as places are strictly limited. For those that can’t make the whole weekend we will also […]

Firecracker 400 Challenge

Firecracker 400 Challenge

Join us for a cycling challenge over the 2016 Chinese New Year Holiday. Get a Firecracker up your %^$ ride 400 Km’s in 7 days. The Firecracker 400.

How to survive Beijing winter on your bike.

How to survive Beijing winter on your bike.

Need some motivation to get out on the bike this winter ? Morten details his winter clothing and training strategies – great preparation for our Winter Beijing Road Rides.

Taiping Lake Cycling Getaway October

Taiping Lake Cycling Getaway October

Come and join us for an unforgettable cycle trip in Anhui Province China !

Cycling Escape and Night Ride

Cycling Escape and Night Ride

Update : Night Ride and Cycling Escape are full. If you registered here previously or reserved your place via we chat you will here from us shortly.  Sign up to our newsletter to hear about the next event. With the anniversary celebrations and the athletics worlds in town we are pretty much guaranteed blue skies and […]

Beijing Laowai Cycling World Championships

Beijing Laowai Cycling World Championships

This September Serk presents the Beijing Laowai Road Cycling World Championships. Run on the same weekend as the real UCI World Championships this is your chance to finally earn that coveted striped jersey.

2015 Tibet Cycling Trip review.

2015 Tibet Cycling Trip review.

13 days, 600km, 6449m of climbing, 10 towns and many many Dali bars later we made it back to Beijing. What an amazing experience we had in Tibet. Great weather and a fabulous group of riders made it truly ‘an adventure of a lifetime’. Below we share some images and comments from the trip. If […]

Retul Bike Fit Services

Retul Bike Fit Services

For a few days this April and May we will have bike fit experts from Retul at the shop. Book yourself in for an appointment and optizime your position for comfort, injury prevention and increased power.

Panda Corner

Panda Corner

Join us to watch the Tour of Beijing in the Yanqing mountains. Come dressed up, armed with banners, noise making instruments and Panda kit.

Beijing Cycling Mountain Escape – August

Beijing Cycling Mountain Escape – August

This spring, summer and autumn SERK have a series of cycling escapes planned in Beijing’s mountains. Cycling in the mountains is one of the best outdoor experiences in Beijing. Think clean air, no traffic, great roads, and the wind in your hair. Bring your own bike or hire one from us. Our mountain escapes contain 3 carefully selected routes – even absolute beginners can join in the fun on the short routes. If you are experienced we have some challenging climbs for you. The rides start and finish at our base with modern facilities and a post ride lunch, lounge and drink. Guaranteed great and healthy experience !

Emergency Contact Bands

Emergency Contact Bands

Emergency Contact Bands available now in Beijing from Serk. Order a personalised band with your own emergency contact details engraved on it Chinese. Wear it when you are outdoors running, cycling or driving. If you are ever involved in an accident and can’t speak for yourself (or can’t speak Chinese) this might just provide the information that could save your life.

You can order the bands and find all the details here.

Chengde Crank-a-thon

Chengde Crank-a-thon

Join us for a double century road ride from Chengde to Huairou. Your reward – gourmet BBQ, cold beers and high fives !