It seems like everyone wants to lead a “greener” lifestyle these days, except those in denial about global warming. Riding a bike is a green form of exercise, since you are not consuming power from the electrical grid, or burning fossil fuels. Compared with some forms of recreation, it is downright energy efficient. Walking or running are also low-emission activities, but think of golf, with its huge burden of turf maintenance, or off-road motor sports with their carbon emissions.
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