Tag: bicyclists

Bike Shops Fight Heart Disease Two Wheels at a Time

Lisa Rapaport writes, "Adults who bike regularly, whether for fun or for transportation, may have a lower risk of cardiovascular disease than people who don’t spend much time cycling, two recent studies suggest."

Bike Tourism Contributing to Biking Sales, Industry

The recent National Bicycle Tourism Conference highlighted the ties between the bicycle retail business and bike-related tourism to get more people riding, and buying, more often. More and more consumers are fitness-oriented these days, enough so that they don't even take breaks from exercising while on vacation. But tourists are also finding that biking in