A bicycle, often called a bike or cycle, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other. A bicycle rider is called a cyclist, or bicyclist.Bicycles were introduced in the 19th century in Europe and, as of 2003, number more than a billion worldwide, twice as many as automobiles. They are the principal means of transportation in many regions. They also provide a popular form of recreation, and have been adapted for use as children's toys, general fitness, military and police applications, courier services, and bicycle racing.
Posts about Cycling
  • 2016 Tour de France Sprints to More Than 3.7 Million Tweets

    … The 2016 Tour de France was the topic of more than 3.7 million tweets during the course of the race, July 2 through 24, seen on Twitter some 4.1 billion times. Barthelemy Collin, who works on sports partnerships for Twitter, said in a blog post that the top five tweeted-about moments during the race were: Eventual winner Chris Froome starts…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Twitter- 10 readers -
  • World Emoji Day: Instagram Users Pump Iron

    … Do you even lift, bro? A good chunk of Instagram users can answer, “Yes,” according to a study Instagram conducted for Sunday’s World Emoji Day of the most popular sports emojis during the past year. The emoji for muscles and weightlifting was by far the most popular sports-related emoji on Instagram from July 2015 through this month…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 7 readers -
  • Has the world got bored of the Tour de France?

    … that it’s only just begun, take a look at the following graph showing Google search-user interest in the TdF over the past ten years: As you can see, interest in the tournament has consistently reduced each year over the past decade (with a couple of minor blips in the middle). It’s the same when you drill down to the USA: Surely that can’t be true…

    Henry Elliss/ Tamar SEO and Social Blog- 21 readers -
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