As the bicycle becomes the preferred form of transport in modern cities, Copenhagen is holding an open design competition for a new bike share system. The city wants the system to be a faithful friend in an hour of need for Copenhageners, and to be an attractive product for the city’s guests.

Copenhagen’s bicycle system is a natural part of city life – citizens rarely give it a second thought. The above video by Mikael Colville-Andersen shows how ingratiated cycling is in the city’s landscape.

For the competition’s assignment and criteria, download the guidelines from the website.

This is a new post by David Report contributor Kristina Dryza.