Posts tagged commute
Six Reasons to Start a New Bike Habit, Right Now

We know that the best way to get around campus has always been a bike. A bike is faster than walking, transit, or driving. Not to mention less expensive. You get to move on your own schedule, and get fit while you're doing it. Bikes help you get better grades, too. That jolt of physical activity in the morning is the best thing for your concentration since coffee. Don't take our word for it, though. Here are six great reasons to start a bike habit this fall. 

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A kilometer biked is a dollar (or Two) earned

I've been waiting for the right time to write about the personal economics of riding a bike for transportation, and a discussion on Twitter this week spurred me to finally do it. If you don't want to read the rest of the post, here's the Coles Notes: riding a bike is probably the best "get rich quick" scheme ever invented, and is guaranteed* to make you a couple hundred thousand dollars before you retire if you start right now.  

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Guest Post: Two Kids and their Bike Commute

This month our kids started to bike to and from school on their own. As a parent it is a leap of faith but we’ve been working up to this moment for more than a year and we knew they were ready. We thought their perspective as bike-to-school commuters might interest London Bicycle Cafe Blog readers so we interviewed them to get their perspective.

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