The fastest way to commute into Cardiff…

We know that cycling is by far the best way to get around Cardiff and most of you no doubt know this too. However, WalesOnline has conducted a little experiment to see how it compares to other forms of transport. Of course the bicycle wins… Starting from the same location in Whitchurch at 8:15am, five people set off for the WalesOnline office near Wood Street. … Continue reading The fastest way to commute into Cardiff…

Commuting by bike & weight loss…

In news that will surprise nobody, this week another study has found that people who don’t drive to work stay slimmer. Up there with such profound questions as “do bears defecate in the woods?” and “if a tree falls in the forest and there’s nobody around to hear it, does it make a sound?” the question of whether people who exercise on their way to … Continue reading Commuting by bike & weight loss…

Choosing the right bike for commuting

Whilst bicycles are generally defined by their purpose –mountain bikes for hurtling down mountains; road bikes for the road, picking the right bike for your daily commute is a little less cut & dried. Your route The first thing you need to consider is how far you are going to be riding in each direction and on what sort of terrain that will be. If … Continue reading Choosing the right bike for commuting