PeopleForBikes has long advocated that bikes are a solution to improve our health, connect our communities, boost our economy and heal our planet. We will continue to champion the benefits of bicycling, especially as our nation works to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. We see bikes playing a critical role in recovery efforts nationwide and will work to insert bikes into any and all local, state and federal COVID recovery initiatives.
PeopleForBikes at Work on Bicycling Benefits
What Will You Outride?
April 7th, 2021
Your Child’s Brain on Biking
March 29th, 2021
We spoke with Esther Walker, Ph.D., about the research work Outride and its university partners are doing to advance youth bicycling. ...
Why Every City Needs Project Bike Tech
March 17th, 2021
Like high school auto shop, but for bicycles, this experiential program is helping create a new generation of bike advocates nationwide. ...
5 Bills Every Bike Advocate Should Care About
February 24th, 2021
We’ve combed through every state bicycling bill currently being considered — here are the top five themes that emerged and why they’re important. ...
Six Tips to Carry Your Summer Biking Habit into Fall
October 17th, 2020
The leaves are turning, the air is crisp — fall is officially here. But the beauty of fall also means cooler temperatures, earlier sunsets and sometimes less than ideal weather. For the many of you who picked up biking for the first time or returned after a long hiatus this summer, the thought of br ...
PeopleForBikes Creates Sustainability Working Group for a Better, Cleaner Bike Industry
September 1st, 2020
The bike is often seen as a sustainability tool to help lower emissions rates in people’s personal lives. For example, choosing to ride a bike saves 250g/km of CO2 compared to driving a car. While the benefits of going by bike are clear, the bike industry overall still struggles to unpack what susta ...