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How often do you ride a bicycle?

Response Percent Votes
Never
 
52% 252
Just a few times a year
 
23% 110
A couple of times a week
 
17% 82
Daily
 
7% 34
Total 478

Comments

Flap Doodle 2 years, 11 months ago

Biking would be more enjoyable if you didn't have to be concerned over the clouds of toxic pollution pumped out by internal combustion lawn mowers. Those planet killer machines should be banned. Not doing that would be dumb and irresponsible !!!!!!!!

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geoismeo 2 years, 11 months ago

I ride mine whenever I don't feel like obeying the traffic laws. Stop sign? Forget about it. Riding in the middle of the road just to anger auto drivers? Yeah. They let you ride on the roads just like an adult and you don't have to follow any rules!

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Bunny_Hotcakes 2 years, 11 months ago

Once a week at spin class. I like bikes that can't fall over.

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Kontum1972 2 years, 11 months ago

i am on my bike right now.....breaking the Law by texting.....

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Richard Heckler 2 years, 11 months ago

Park the vehicle as often as possible and why not? Every little bit helps.

Boycott gasoline every chance you get by socializing on bikes.

Fortunately Lawrence is a good commuting town. I stay off the busy streets usually. Last time we visited Philadelphia we noticed what appeared to be an increased number of bicycles. Not only actively pedaling but an awesome number parked throughout the downtown area.

Progress is being made slowly.

Remember the white collar oil executive crooks are waiting for all of us at each gasoline pump then laughing all of the way to a Wall Street bank.

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independant1 2 years, 11 months ago

I enjoy riding my bicycle around the neighborhood, a good way to keep in touch with the more distant neighbors and socialize while getting some fresh air. Biking as a means of transportation is only practical for a few. We're just too spread out.

Those folks in the racing spandex with the aerodynamic helmets? Some shouldn't wear that stuff it borders on obscene.

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Kirk Larson 2 years, 11 months ago

Every day to work, to the store, downtowm, visit friends. It's my primary mode. I'll drive if I have to, but if I don't I'd rather pedal. Even in the Winter. I'm trying to keep up with my Mother. She's an 81 year old retiree out in Arizona (Summers in Utah or Idaho. Snowbird, don't ya know.) and rides her bike every day. Dances, too. I figure it keeps her young; maybe it'll work for me, too.

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Bailey Perkins 2 years, 11 months ago

I would if I could but I can't, so I walk. To campus - quite a journey. Back from campus - smooth sailing downhill!

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Multidisciplinary 2 years, 11 months ago

Roe, you coulda put an old tractor seat on that bike.

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RoeDapple 2 years, 11 months ago

I never got into the bike sports wear. Try to erase this from your memory . . .

http://craigthegrey.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/fat-guy-in-spandex.jpg

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panzermike007 2 years, 11 months ago

when I lived in Germany, I did, but not so much here. I could have rode one last year while I was in school in Arlington VA, but I was only one block from school.

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Richard Payton 2 years, 11 months ago

Miss those days I rode the trails at Clinton Lake.

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CWGOKU 2 years, 11 months ago

Does the stationary kind at the gym count?

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autie 2 years, 11 months ago

Nope. Never....I would never purposefully go out and create a road hazard.

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Ron Holzwarth 2 years, 11 months ago

That reminds me - I need to air up the tires on my bicycle, they seem to go flat every winter!

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jhawkinsf 2 years, 11 months ago

Several times a week, depending upon the season. Zero times for Nov. - Feb. (and maybe March).

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RoeDapple 2 years, 11 months ago

Getting a hip replacement ended my bicycling fun. Never found a seat that I could use comfortably. Just sold my bike this week. Sucks.

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