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When I moved to England I noticed a lot of differences from Denmark. When I moved back to Denmark I noticed even more. One being that "cyclist" means different things.

In Denmark a cyclist just means a person on a bike (and most Danes are cyclists), but in England it's mostly used about people who are really really REALLY into bikes.


27th May 2014

Tagged in England Iceland Denmark


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5 months ago #9464000        
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In America, being a cyclist means you have a lot of money to spend on a bike.

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10 months ago #9405842        
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hahaha so we do in China XD~ Well, Im a skilled and polite rider(if I could say that) at home but in Denmark I feel like never ride a bike before! both bikes and traffic rules r something different. Im doubting if I should give up cycling to stop myself from being a 'road killer'...

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17 days ago #9500875        
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Iceland. Denmark's favorite bike victim X-D



1 month ago #9494905        
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I stopped biking for the sake of road safety in New Zealand...



2 months ago #9488891        
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Ive never rode a bike, nor do i aspire to,

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2 months ago #9482236        
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I never learned how to ride a bike! D:

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4 months ago #9471513        
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It live in Denmark and I don't have a bike *sop*



4 months ago #9469454        
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and I STILL can't ride a bike :/

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6 months ago #9443840        
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There's a story of a British cyclist who pedaled through a red light. A bobby pulled him aside and snarled, "Who do you think you are- Reg Harris?" Reg Harris was the British cycling champion and the guy the policeman pulled over.



9 months ago #9418778        
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Can I point out the fact that Iceland is seemingly afraid of getting ran over by a bike but isn't afraid of lava. Haha

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