19 Things Only Women Who Cycle Everywhere Will Understand

Everybodys growing up and getting cars of their own. I'm gonna ride my bike until I get home

1) You started biking for a handy way of getting around…

2) But found it’s also a great way to spend a weekend

3) You’re either a road bike person…

4) … Or a sit-up-and-beg person

5) … In which case, you definitely have a wicker basket on the front


6) The world is a much nicer place when you don’t need to use public transport

7) You can get a tan on the way to work…

8) You get to feel super healthy while you’re doing it…

9) Just think about all the money you’re saving!

10) (While you weave past all the buses and cars stuck in traffic)

11) When cycling in a busy city, other cyclists can sometimes get on your nerves

Kasper Thyge

12) …. But not as much as aggressive drivers

13) Although it’s the fear of bike thieves that’s the absolute worst

14) Cyclists around you will run red lights


15) Unless there’s a police car. Then they all gather together politely, like they’ve never run a light in their life…

16) BIG hills are the greatest

17) And the morning after a boozy night out, a bike ride can make you feel human again…. just about

18) You can’t believe there was a time when you didn’t spend a few hours a week on your bike…

Annie Marr

19) Because now you’re a cyclist for life

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