The Love to Ride Blog

Creating a more bike friendly world

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Ride365 - year round cycling encouragement

Ride365 is our year-round rolling program of activity, promotions, encouragement and engagement. As well as delivering more tailored national programs, including the National Bike Challenge in North A...

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Love to Ride Southampton - taking a peek at progress

In many ways, Love to Ride Southampton is typical of a first-year Love to Ride behaviour change project. A city where, over the years, various infrastructure development and traffic calming measures h...

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Go Dutch + Join us for Ride to Work Week!

If you cycle occasionally for fun or fitness, then this post is to help you to take the next step and get happier, healthier and wealthier by commuting to work by bike. It will help you to identify th...

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Cycling Behavior Insights: Cycling Frequency and Gender

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How to Spread the (G)Love on Your Ride to Work

Carvel Lonsdale is 54 and he's cycled in the past but 'been on holiday' from his bikes for some years. He works for Lancashire's Children and Families Well Being Service and his cycling goal for 2019 ...

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Dan's £1,000 Ride to Work Goal

Dan works at the University of Huddersfield and joined Love to Ride for Cycle September 2017. We’re encouraging all our members to set themselves a cycling goal for this year and Dan replied on Facebo...

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How the University of Sheffield gets more people on bikes

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Does Why You Ride Depend on Where You Live? The Results Might Surprise You...

The month of September 2018 was a career highlight for me as we brought the inaugural Love to Ride challenge to Brisbane, my birth town. I had no doubt that a city as progressive as Brisbane (no bias ...

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Anyone Can Cycle the World


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Road Safety Week > Bike Smart!

It’s Road Safety Week and the theme for this year is ‘Bike Smart, so here’s a post about how National Standards or Bikeability training can help you to bike smarter.

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2018 On Two Wheels

2018 has been an action-packed year for Love to Ride: our members have clocked up millions of miles and encouraged thousands of new riders to experience the joys and benefits of cycling, and we have w...

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How cycling has made me happier, healthier & wealthier

Back in September we linked up with Babboe to promote a cleaner, greener, healthier and more economical way to do the school run - with electrically assisted pedal power! We invited members of the Lov...

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