Tag Archives: commuting

Traffic under 20mph best for encouraging cycling to work, study finds

Research into what traffic characteristics have the biggest impact on dissuading people from cycling to work has revealed that vehicle speed is the most important factor. A study of nearly 35,000 routes to work in Surrey revealed that people were most likely to choose to cycle when traffic speeds along …

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CamelBak unveils new bike commuting packs

CamelBak has unveiled the new M.U.L.E. Commute 22 and H.A.W.G. Commute 30 packs designed specifically for bike commuting. The new collection combines technical features like weatherproof protection, reflectivity and lightweight breathability into a ‘sleek, stylish design you’ll want to take everywhere’. “At CamelBak, cycling is not just a lifestyle, it’s …

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Rise in active journeys helping reduce car use among commuters, study finds

Cycling, walking and public transport are contributing to a consistent reduction in car use among commuters, according to the latest figures from Sports Marketing Surveys. Compared to 2020, the number of people cycling to work has ‘held up strongly’. In week one of the study, back in mid-June 2020, just …

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New study shows impact of cycling to work on carbon footprint

The way we work has changed drastically over the past 12 months, and as staff begin heading back to the office, the topics of what work perks are and how to balance work and home life come back to the forefront. One other area of interest is the environment and …

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Number of people cycling to work set to double due to pandemic, survey finds

A survey of just over 2,000 GB adults commissioned by Irwin Mitchell has found that people’s transport habits are expected to change as restrictions continue to be eased, with cycling set to overtake public transport for commuting. While only 6% of GB adults said they cycled to work before the …

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How e-bikes can shake up the daily commute

By Jamie Milroy, co-founder and CEO at Dash Rides With the global pandemic leading to national lockdowns and concerns about social distancing, cycling in the UK has never been more popular. People are itching to get out and about, and we’re not just talking about fitness fanatics. More commuters are …

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17% of commuters ‘more likely to cycle to work’ after COVID-19

An ICM poll for Shand Cycles has that found that 17% of commuters are more likely to cycle to work following the COVID-19 outbreak. If that trend were mapped across the country’s 32 million commuters, it would lead to five and a half million people taking to their bikes. The …

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