Cycling

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
    • Paper bike helmet: way of the future?

      Paper bike helmet: way of the future? A woman by the name of Isis Shiffer just won the James Dyson Award for her invention of a paper bike helmet called the EcoHelmet. Ms. Shiffer came up with the idea for the helmet after visiting cities that have bike share programs but she didn’t want to keep buying a helmet at each city.

      Greg's Corner- 10 readers -
  • 2016 Tour de France Sprints to More Than 3.7 Million Tweets

    … riders were: Froome Nairo Quintana Pantano Cavendish Peter Sagan And the five most-tweeted-about teams were: Team Sky Team Movistar Team Dimension Data Team Tinkoff Team Etixx QuickStep Collin also shared some of the most retweeted tweets during 2016 Tour de France (below). Cycling fans: Did you use Twitter to help follow this year’s race? Best day…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Twitter- 11 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?

    … of France though, the home of the race? Well, there isn’t a drop per-say, but it certainly isn’t growing: In fact, browsing through all the different options in Google Trends (where this data was sourced) it would seem that virtually the only country where interest is growing is here in the UK: So what has lead to this decrease in popularity…

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