Sad Statistics

26 03 2009
  • 50% of American children rode their bikes to school in 1964, 4% ride today
  • 40% of driving that Americans do is under 2 miles
  • 78% of Americans are not meeting basic activity level recommendations
  • 25% of Americans are completely sedentary



One response

31 03 2009
Chris Izu

Another sad statistic- thousands (and maybe more?) will read this and still won’t ride their bike to work.

Here’s a thought I’ll ride my bike to work all of May and pledge the savings on gas to add to your ride donations!

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