Exercise – Get fit going to work/school & back home.
Save Time – In the time it took you to warm up the car, scrape the windows, & find a parking space, you could have ridden to work/school. In some traffic areas it is faster to ride a bike to school that drive.
Save Gas – Which saves you money, & bicycles don’t pollute! In a way you will be environmentally responsible.
No parking the car – which saves you money & time. Most bike racks are within feet of the doors.
Less wear on your car.
De-stress – Biking is a great way to de-stress after a hectic day.
Arrive Alert – what a way to wake up in the morning.
Health – research shows that regular cycling can cut the chances of heart disease in half.
Fun – Yea, it can be fun biking to school/work.
Tips for Commuting
Wear a Helmet
Wear bright clothing, ex. Vest
Check the air pressure in you tires
Ride with traffic
Follow the rules of the road
Take time to map out a good route
Be prepared at work, have clothes to change into, deodorant
Accessories that can make your commute safer & easier