Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike. — John F. Kennedy
What was true for our 35th President is definitely true for me. It’s hard to imagine a more invigorating or magical way to travel. Gliding along bright green bike lanes with life all around—you can smell, hear and feel the world. As a child, bicycling provided freedom and independence. In college it meant a cheap way of getting around. It still does, but today the reasons I bike are many. Because I work at the EPA, you might expect that my main reason is because it’s pro-environment. In reality, the green aspects of biking aren’t even among my top three.
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