Commuting By Bike and the Fairer Sex

One issue that I’ve always been interested in when it comes to bicycle commuting is where are all the women? It’s not that there are zero, but they are certainly outnumbered. In my unscientific observation (between my house and my work), the numbers are completely lopsided. I probably see 1 or 2 women each day while I see at least a couple dozen males commute by bike. I thought it might be interesting to hear from one who does her daily commute by bike. So I bugged one of the few female bike commuters that I know with some questions. Here’s … Continue reading Commuting By Bike and the Fairer Sex

WaterlooBikes discusses Winter Cycling with 570’s Jeff Allan

The interview with 570’s Jeff Allan went well and was largely a non-controversial yawner.  But that’s what we think of winter cycling, just get out there and enjoy the fresh air! Hear what WaterlooBikes had to say and in addition hear a few local winter cyclists who called in to confirm our opinion. Then there’s the usual, expected response from a few muggle drivers. Click to listen on 570’s website (skip ahead to the 18 minute mark). What do you think? Is winter cycling dangerous? Should winter cycling be illegal? Do you need to be an elite athlete? Continue reading WaterlooBikes discusses Winter Cycling with 570’s Jeff Allan