Author: Matthew Chandler

Why is Cycling Easier Than Running?

Why is Cycling Easier Than Running? Given the coronavirus-enforced lockdown has left me with little else to do for the most part, back in April I thought, what better time to lose a little weight and boost my fitness than...

Is the Bike Boom Going to Continue?

Is the Bike Boom Going to Continue? Amid the sea of terrible stories that have emerged during the coronavirus pandemic so far this year, there is at least one positive potentially linked with the crisis: a boom in cycling. Indeed,...

How to Get Bike Lanes in Your Town

Especially during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, with more people averse to using public transport, there can’t have been many better times in recent memory to demand segregated bike lanes in your area. Already, it feels as though the wheels are...

Why Has Coronavirus Caused a Cycling Boom?

Why Has Coronavirus Caused a Cycling Boom? Nothing since arguably the Second World War has brought the entire planet, or certainly Europe, to such a standstill. At the time of writing, COVID-19 / coronavirus has claimed the lives of almost...

These 5 Countries Are PAYING People to Cycle

These 5 Countries Are PAYING People to Cycle It’s already garnered a reputation as a cycling hotbed, with the number of bikes (23 million) outweighing its inhabitants (17 million), who make a higher proportion of trips by bicycle (25 per...

How EuroVelo is Providing a Cycle Route Across Europe

How EuroVelo is Providing a Cycle Route Across Europe If you ever feel like embarking on an enormous, country-to-country cycle, Europe is well-equipped for that thanks to its 14 EuroVelo routes. Encompassing almost the entire continent, there are no other...