Cycling to school or work
Cycling to work
Exeter’s homegrown talent, Andrei Burton, shows how to commute on a Brompton folding bike.
Not many of us are as skillful on a bike as world champ, Andrei. However, if you like the idea of saving some money and want to inject some fun in to your commute, why not try cycling to work? If you are a bit wobbly on your bike or want to learn to ride from scratch try one of our FREE cycle confidence sessions.
Cycling is fun. People who cycle live longer, have improved health and reduce congestion. They will also save money. Here are just a few reasons, along with some compelling stats, to cycle to work:
1 Feel happier
2 Live longer
3 Travel cheaper
4 Get leaner
5 Save the planet
Full article: Why should I cycle to work?
- Cycle routes and maps
- Benefits of cycling – NHS
- Cycle to work scheme If you are an employee of Devon County Council view their scheme here
- Sustrans – Benefits for individuals
- Bike Hub – Bike to Work
- ctc – commuting
- Commuting by bicycle in the UK
- Report it! Potholes etc
Cycling is not only good for your staff but good for your business too! You can help your employees make positive, beneficial changes to their lives and your business by supporting them to become regular cyclists. Take a look at the Travel Devon Toolkit for businesses >>