Cyclists buddy up to deliver half a million miles in less than 7.5 months.
With health warning that inactivity can be as bad for you as smoking and reports of britons being amongst the laziest in Europe, a group of buddies are leading the way and setting the example for the nation to follow.
7 months ago www.cyclingbuddy.com was launched to help members find other members to cycle with. Today it has almost 10,000 members who between them have logged over 500,000 miles in less than seven and a half months from launch.
The site is made up of a cross section of people including hard core road cyclists, adrenaline seeking mountain bikers and health conscious commuters and recreational cyclists.
Its founder Tony Piedade said " taking up cycling can be a little costly, so its important that people...