Moving Beyond Vehicular Cycling

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAHere’s a thoughtful exploration of how Europe and Montreal managed to pull so far ahead of North America in encouraging far more people to cycle for pleasure and for purpose.  In fact, about 30 years ahead.  Vehicular cycling is a necessary skill set when cycling, yet is shown over and over to be wholly insufficient in encouraging people to cycle. The article also nicely counters the anti-laners’ stance of “just share the road”. Read here.

Author: Alan Medcalf

Alan is a post-corporate, volunteer, community builder living in Brockville, Ontario. He seeks to create sustainable lifestyle advantage for the community by creating opportunities for more people to choose to walk and to ride bikes. He promotes the health, social, environmental and economic benefits of active mobility.