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Bike To Work Day Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Bike To Work Day.

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

How to Use the Stationary Bike

If you’ve never tried a stationary bike, you’re missing out on a fantastic cardio exercise that strengthens your legs and lungs at the same time. A stationary bike is a low-impact option that's easy on your joints. Types of Bikes...  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

7 Steps to Tune Up Your Bike for Spring

It's no secret that the modern bicycle is a versatile machine, offering options for transportation, recreation, fitness, competition and employment. Cycling provides a host of health benefits, including improved cardiovascular functioning, leg st...  Read more

An Introduction to Stationary Bikes

Stationary bikes just aren’t what they used to be. They’re better. A low-impact exercise, stationary bikes don’t put stress on your joints, so they can be a great replacement for the treadmill when your knees are aching. Over th...  Read more

Cheat day on Easter
Updated 4/20/2014 7:44:05 PM

Will/did you have a cheat day or meal this Easter?...  Read more

A bad day!
Updated 4/19/2014 4:14:59 PM

I woke up very early this morning to accompany my Mom to the market! I had a fab breakfast, of thosai, a kind of low-fat Indian flat bread! Malaysia has mostly Chinese, Malay and Indian food (the 3 major races here), we have other kinds of food too b...  Read more

Foot pain: Work through or rest?
Updated 4/20/2014 9:10:25 PM

I am experiencing pain in the arch of my foot now that I am doing level 3 of the 30 day shred. I know this is caused by the jumping (lunges especially) so I will start doing the low impact versions :(. But for now, is it dangerous to work through the...  Read more

Goal Tracker Bars Not Working on Start Page
Updated 4/18/2014 3:21:28 PM

Only the water one is staying tracked. All the other ones default back to 0 when you refresh....  Read more

The "No one can lose weight on 1500 cal a day diet
Updated 4/18/2014 8:56:02 PM

I'm so tired if people asking me how I lost weight then telling me that there is no way that anyone can lose weight on 1500 cal a day, eating healthy foods and exercising for an hour a day 6 days a week. So I think we should have some fun and cr...  Read more

Bike Commute

Ride your bike to work, or combine a bike ride with public transportation....  Read more

Get out of the car, bus or train..

..& get on the bike. Take kids from home to daycare by bike. When little on a chair on your bike when older let them bike along! From daycare to work 10-30 minutes! Take stairs when possible & ofcourse pick your kids up again! :) Exercise incorporat...  Read more

SparkGuy's 10 Minute Fitness Club

Group for anyone to build a consistent fitness habit by doing at least 10 minutes of fitness most days per week. See the message board in the SP Challenges forum by the same name....  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

Win a Road Bike: Our Biggest Giveaway Ever!

The winner is: FREDLYB!!! May is a great month. In addition to marking the beginning of warm weather in most parts of the country, it's also my birthday month, and, more importantly to most of you, it's Bike Month! Here in Cincinnati, the mo...  Read more

Bike to Work Day

Today was Bike to Work day here, and while I really wanted to take my bike to work for once, I didn't want to chance it with the possibility of afternoon showers since I'm not equipped for that. I did it for a while a few years ago and liked it then;...  Read more

Bike to Work Day

So yesterday was Bike to Work Day here in Bellingham. Normally I like to walk to work, but with my foot still injured that's out for now. So I decided to bike to work, even though the event stations that were handing out stickers and other goodies cl...  Read more