Commuting by bike? Quality over time
28th September 2018Bikes Bikes
What do you notice when you see the cycling lanes in the inner city lately? They seem to be getting more busy with the day; especially now we are approaching summer. Some ride to work in lycra on their roadie, others ride their trendy e-bike while wearing their business attire.
Cycling delivers on Global Goals
29th May 2018
In September 2015, a new set of Sustainable Development Goals was adopted by the United Nations. It's aim is to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all. As sustainable mode of transportation and healthy daily activity, cycling can play a significant part in achieving these goals. Around two billion bikes are being used globally at the moment, with the expectation that this amount will rise to five billion in 2050. Investment in better conditions for cycling as mode of transportation seems therefore of critical importance. Even more as, according to World Cyclists Alliance, cycling is directly linked to help achieve 11 of the 17 Global Goals. This by being a simple, sustainable, and affordable mode of transport offering all different kinds of opportunities and access. Read below the overview of the 11 Global Goals cycling will contribute to: