When Your Bicycle Becomes Your Vehicle: Part III

When Your Bicycle Becomes Your Vehicle: Part III

5 Steps to Embrace the Bicycle Lifestyle Step 5:  Bicycle Attire (Fairfax County, VA) Growing up in Wisconsin, I was always kind of amused by people from the south who said, “Wisconsin!  Damn it’s cold up there.”  But I never really thought of Wisconsin as cold...
When Your Bicycle Becomes Your Vehicle: Part II

When Your Bicycle Becomes Your Vehicle: Part II

5 Key Steps to Embrace the Bicycle Lifestyle Part II:  Steps 2 – 5 (Fairfax County, VA) The bicycle lifestyle is a mindset, of course, of choosing the bike as your first choice of transportation. If you are used to jumping in the car for local errands, it can be...
When Your Bicycle Becomes Your Vehicle

When Your Bicycle Becomes Your Vehicle

Five Key Steps to Embrace the Bicycle Lifestyle If you are one of the thousands that discovered, or re-discovered, the joy of biking during the COVID shutdown, welcome to the Bicycle Lifestyle.  You have found that euphoric feeling of riding a bicycle and how regular...

Bike Lanes Bring Bucks to Businesses

Bike Lanes Bring Big Bucks to Businesses May is National Bike to Work Month!  Bicycling has tremendous health and environmental value. It makes us healthier and happier, two things that are always good for us and are even more important in 2020. During this month, we...

16 Tips for your First Bike to Work Adventure

Awesome! You’ve been thinking about it for years but now you’re going to take the plunge and become a fearless Bike to Work commuter! You’re now convinced that biking to work is great for your body (perhaps our first Blog helped convince you). Numerous medical studies...

Biking to Work Improves Health and Increases Lifespan

Biking to work may reduce mortality by 13%, according to a new report from researchers at the University of Otago in New Zealand. The study examined the transportation habits of 3.5 million New Zealanders and demonstrated a strong correlation between cycling and...