Armenia: Daring to Be Cool While Cycling

Yerevan’s gridlock traffic: one reason for bicycle increase? (Photo: Anahit Hayrapetyan)

For many Armenians, the sight of a grownup riding a bicycle in public used to be cause for laughter and stares. As elsewhere in the South Caucasus, the essence of hipster transportation came via a high-powered engine, not via two wheels on pedal-power.

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Marianna Grigoryan is a freelance reporter based in Yerevan and editor of MediaLab.am.

Armenia: Daring to Be Cool While Cycling

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