Getting Women to Ride Bikes!

We don’t seem to have a problem finding women who ride. Many of our rides have more women than men. Does that make us a progressive community?–Corrie

In 2009, women took just 24 percent of bicycle trips in the United States — and it’s easy to see why. In communities across the nation, women are underrepresented in all aspects of the bicycle movement — from retail to politics, from advocacy to engineering. It’s time to encourage, engage and elevate more women bicyclists in the United States.

via Bikeleague.org Blog.

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