‘We are a part of the solution, not the problem’ says the tagline of Relief Riders. Relief Riders is a real story of cyclists helping the senior citizens in India with essential supplies during the lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.Continue reading “RELIEF RIDERS HELP SENIOR CITIZENS WITH ESSENTIAL SUPPLIES DURING THE PANDEMIC”
Bike use has boomed across Europe since the COVID-19 pandemic. Citizens have voted with their pedals and taken advantage of more time and space to ride and governments have backed them with more bike lanes.Continue reading “BIKE SHARING PAVES THE WAY TO ZERO EMISSION MOBILITY IN CITIES”
Chirag Jayantilal Shah from Thane City in Maharashtra joins the international network of change-makers to accelerate cycling adoption. Thane City now has a Bicycle Mayor to advance the city’s approach to cycling.Continue reading “THANE CITY JOINS THE GLOBAL NETWORK OF BICYCLE MAYORS”
Avon Cycles Ltd., one of India’s leading bicycle manufacturing company has launched its first-ever series of electric cycles, CYCLELEC with its first two models being CONNECT I and CONNECT II.Continue reading “AVON CYCLES ENTERS THE E-BIKE SEGMENT WITH ‘CYCLELEC’”
Ahmedabad rose to a refreshing morning amidst social distancing and masked cyclists riding their two wheels. The Moto: demand cycle and pedestrian friendly infrastructure under the India Cycles4Change campaign.Continue reading “CITIZEN MOVEMENT PICKS UP PACE AS AHMEDABAD CYCLES4CHANGE”
On the occasion of World Car Free Day, Leszek Sibilski recounts the significant events in the history of bicycles and it’s growing value in our lives.Continue reading “BICYCLE: THE VEHICLE FOR JUSTICE?”
Post the application of partial relaxation in lockdown, bicycle ridership has surged in Mumbai city complementing growth to retail business during unlock 1.0 (June 2020).
Cycling is the new fad – freedom from homesickness, fitness ritual and vehicle for social distancing.Continue reading “RECREATIONAL CYCLING ACCELERATES IN MUMBAI, CONSUMERS RUSH TO CYCLE SHOPS”
The Pandemic has redefined whom we consider our Heroes.
Captain America, Spiderman, Thor, James Bond, Wonder Woman and alike stand relegated and we have found the real and deserving Heroes who are actually saving the world. Continue reading “SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR”
Never in my life I had imagined that human society will face such unprecedented time. And never had I anticipated to receive a massive outburst of bad news from almost all quarters of the globe. Continue reading “A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN”
With the world pressing emergency alarm on Covid-19, it will be interesting to see if the current crises prompt’s a behavioral change in travel pattern and thus reduction in global carbon emissions.