Biking Benefits: Why You Should Pedal More

The benefits of biking are vast. From improving fitness and saving money [this calculator adds up the savings] to decreasing congestion and reducing pollution, there are many reasons to ditch driving and ride a bike — even if it’s just a short ride to a friend’s house, to class or on greenway trails for exercise (instead of driving to the gym). Any mile not driven in a car and ridden on a bike will reap these benefits:

Want to learn more about biking as a form of alternative transportation? Check out this video on why biking matters and how it can improve your health, your wallet and our world. Special thanks to NC State student Erik Vosburgh, who shot and edited the video:

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