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.

RECENT BLOG POSTS

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 5 unique rides and had over 90 different riders participate. Collectively we’ve covered 12,000km together. Around 1/3rd of the riders are beginner level and enjoying their first discovery of Beijing’s amazing cycling terrain. […]

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 […]

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.

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.

Tibet Road Cycling Trip 2016

Tibet Road Cycling Trip 2016

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.

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 !

Beijing Vintage Ride 2014

Beijing Vintage Ride 2014

Join us for the 2014 Beijing Vintage Ride. Fashion and fun on two wheels. March 29th 2014.

Vintage Hetchins Restoration

Vintage Hetchins Restoration

We recently restored this classic Hetchins road bike with gorgeous Campagnolo C-record groupset in Beijing. We now stock a range a vintage bikes at serk and can restore bikes for customers also. Come in to the shop to check out our new vintage arrivals.

Panda Update

Panda Update

Panda Update. Thanks to all those that came out to support Panda Corner last month at the Tour of Beijing. It was a huge success ! Lots of fun, laughter and a dose of pandamonium !   Here is the story in case you missed it.   Panda Corner was an event organized by Serk […]

Cycling trip to South China – Yangshuo

Cycling trip to South China – Yangshuo

Warm up this December with a bike trip to one of the most beautiful destinations in China – Yangshuo.   Thinking of hanging up your bike for the year and starting indoor activities ? Well, think again. Serk is organizing a trip to South China where the weather is still warm and the scenery will […]