Category: Feature

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...

What Does Cycling Do to Your Body?

What Does Cycling Do to Your Body? Almost any repeated exercise makes both physiological and mental changes. Commuting by bike is no exception. I am sure we are all more mindful now than ever of World Health Organisation (WHO) guidance....

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...