Wroclaw, with its population of 638,000, is the fourth biggest city in Poland. Located in the south-west of the country, it's also one of the oldest Polish cities. Wroclaw is a hive of academic and scientific activity with numerous universities and is rich in culture and sport. For many years, the municipality has been actively promoting cycling as a mode of transit for its residents and has implemented a policy of cycling infrastructure development. The goal is to improve the modal split so that cycling accounts for 15% of all journeys in Wroclaw by 2020.