Emma Brown wrote an article in The Washington Post (Sept. 2017) entitled “Cycling to work means better health and a longer life. Here’show to get started.” She not only provides new data regarding health and safety among cyclist, she reminds us of a vital, practical option to all able people who wish to create a greater impact on their personal lives against a hegemonic automobile culture that says you cannot live without a car.
Dan Seifert, 58
Route: SE Harrisonburg to the outskirts of downtown, 8 miles round trip
Bike: 2016 Specialized AWOL