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London 2012: Chain reaction - how cycling went mainstream

 

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What bicycle do you ride on, to your NHS workplace?

All about cycling..
1. Tourer
 
14% (1 votes)
2. Mountain Bike
 
0% (0 votes)
3. Racer
 
0% (0 votes)
4. Folding Bike
 
0% (0 votes)
5. Hybrid Bike
 
86% (6 votes)
6. Electric Bike
 
0% (0 votes)
7. A Trike
 
0% (0 votes)
8. recumbent bicycle
 
0% (0 votes)
9. Cargo bike
 
0% (0 votes)
10. eCargo bike
 
0% (0 votes)
11. Vintage Bike pre 1980's
 
0% (0 votes)
 

London 2012: Chain reaction - how cycling went mainstream

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-16966089 a BBC Article of the Cycling Revolution Gripping the UK, providing some good facts and figures; "It's not a fashion that'll go away - once people start cycling they are not going to stop.” "Five or six tanks worth of petrol will buy you a bike that'll last several years with proper care." “part bar-and-tables, part bike repair workshop, is packed as students from nearby City University give way to arriving cyclists - some in lycra, some fixie-riders in skinny tops, business couriers, commuters, racers. **"Mamils" - middle aged men in lycra**