Biking helps prevent premenopausal women from gaining weight, especially those who are already overweight.
"Women of normal body weight can certainly benefit from biking," she noted. "But specifically for overweight and obese premenopausal women, bicycling just two to three hours per week makes them 46 percent less likely to gain more than 5 percent of their initial body weight over the long run."
A travel piece on biking around Manhattan. This is how I'll do it next time.
As we passed the curved glass of the Frank Gehry-designed IAC building and entered Hudson River Park, Alex noted that this used to be a "seedy landfill," not gardens overflowing with flowers and gazebos where you can rest in the shade.
Staring at a 1951 police cruiser in mint condition, I realized that this was one of those unique New York moments one stumbles upon in a city brimming with nonstop entertainment. As Greg noted, "We never would have found this unless we were biking."
If one doors a cyclist from a taxi, the taxi company's insurance doesn't pay.
iPhone app for Ride the City.
Colorado cyclists protest the banning of bicycling in Black Hawk.
City officials say bicycles aren't prohibited; riders just have to dismount and walk
Some LA Critical Mass riders are trying to improve the rides by getting all cyclists to follow all laws.
If it wasn't the valuables from his bike his killers wanted, then it's possible he died simply because of the strangeness of his chosen mode of transportation. According to one account, the natives in the region were arguing about whether the interloper was a man or a devil. To resolve the question, one of them shot him repeatedly to see if hew would die, and he did.
They should have weighed him to see if he weighed as much as a duck.