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Bike Road Safety Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Bike Road Safety.

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Bicycle Safety Tips

Whether you want to cut down on pollution or you want to get in shape, riding a bike is a great way to get around. But your trip could end in tragedy if you don’t ride safely. Just like driving a vehicle on the road, cyclists must observe what&...  Read more

Tips for Buying the Right Bicycle

Whether you want to help the environment, cut down on your gasoline expenses, or simply exercise in the great outdoors, cycling is a great way to get fit and have fun at the same time. And it’s one of the fastest growing leisure activities in t...  Read more

A Beginner's Guide to Biking to Work

It makes perfect sense. Instead of driving to work and back each day—which uses gas and does absolutely nothing for your rear or your stress level—you bike your way to work, miss the traffic, burn some calories, get an energy boost, and s...  Read more

Important Safety Tips for Outdoor Runners and Walkers

Two weeks ago while I was out for a five-mile run on a busy street in my neighborhood, I saw another runner coming at me. While I was running facing the oncoming traffic, she was running with the flow of traffic. I always run against the flow of...  Read more

Walking Safety Tips

If you are new to exercise, here are some important health and safety tips so you can start your walking program off on the right foot. Always check with your doctor before starting an exercise program. He or she may require that you...  Read more

I thought about the camelbak (I use that on bike r
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I thought about the camelbak (I use that on bike rides) but I don't think there's room in the suit. It's a giant cat that often gets mistaken for other animals like a squirrel or a bear...odd! It was fun though!...  Read more

Want to start biking to work
Updated 8/26/2015 2:37:40 PM

I want to start biking to work, and am looking for a few tips.... I have a VERY easy commute - I work less than 10km from home, so really it's ridiculous that I drive. ......My challenge is that I have to drop my daughter off at daycare. Righ...  Read more

Biked for 90 min and the reason i stopped was beca
Updated 8/25/2015 9:51:36 PM

Biked for 90 min and the reason i stopped was because the seat was too uncomfortable, not because my legs were exhausted... Progress!...  Read more

I went biking with my wife and son today... First
Updated 8/24/2015 10:04:52 PM

I went biking with my wife and son today... First time this summer. We only did a little over 3 miles on the bike path but it felt great. I need to keep that up....  Read more

It's hot, it humid and it's sunny. Taking the bike
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It's hot, it humid and it's sunny. Taking the bike for a hard ride, then veging the rest of the day....  Read more

Cycle

Get a bike and cycle as much as you can. We have several cycle paths off road around where I live...  Read more

Making outdoor walks easier as it grows dark...

I bought several of those little belt-attachment or keychain-attachment battery-powered bike lights (the ones that bikers use to ride at night; they're sold in bike shops and outdoor equipment stores), and I keep one in each of my carrybags, so that...  Read more

TriSport:Triathletes, Swimmers, Cyclists & Runners

Anything triathlon! Everything Swimming, Biking, Running and Cross-training. Members from beginners to Iron Man competitors are welcome....  Read more

Bike to Work Week: Why I Ride My Bike 25 Miles a Day

Editor's Note: Since moving to Cincinnati in 2009, Sam Klontz has commuted from his downtown apartment to his office in northern Kentucky--about 25 miles round trip--via bicycle almost every day year-round. Co-founder of the Cincinnati-area amateur r...  Read more

Will You Ride Your Bike to Work This Friday?

This Friday, May 15, is National Bike-to-Work Day, one of many events scheduled to celebrate Bike Month.SELF magazine is celebrating National Bike Month by showing how bicycling can slim you down, save you money and safeguard the environment. Whethe...  Read more