Category: bikefun


wish I was still on bikefun rides. those guys rock

bikefun

fantastic article about people’s fear of cycling and how counterproductive bike safetey campaigns have been. great to see something academic written on this subject

Fear of Cycling

probably the highlight of my melbourne trip was going on bikefun’s chocolate ride on saturday. great to see those guys

chocolate

article?

saw this the other day. wondering if its worth researching to create an article

“Ninety per cent of the diseases of women are functional
ailments, begotten of ennui and lack of opportunity of
some means of working off their superfluous muscular,
nervous and organic energy. Cycling is an extraordinary
and sovereign boon in this way for the sex.” So says Dr
Fenton, a great medical authority.

Melbourne Punch, October 1896

facinated by the medical advice given at that time to women. see

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hysteria_(2011_film)

VELOCIPEDES (FINAL) from Jonathan Fegan on Vimeo.

been reading some cycling studies

check “bicycle” at the facinating website “the conversation”

just bumped into this 10 year old “cycling in melbourne- ownership, use and demographics” study

tracks things like “where are cyclists going on weekends” and “do cyclists have drivers licences”

THE MAN WHO LIVED ON HIS BIKE from Guillaume Blanchet on Vimeo.

looks like my kind of event. might look into it