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Love to pedal, switch speeds, feel breeze, do not miss chance to celebrate World Bicycle Day and go for a walk, picnic. Plan for June 3. Remember how process of learning to ride bike went, injuries are difficult to avoid. This was first experience of acquiring useful interesting skill from childhood. Even if you haven’t biked for long time, it’s impossible to lose skill. Two minutes of training is enough, brain will restore mechanism of control, retention!

The History

American professor Leszek Sibilski created in 2015 scientific work exploring bicycle, its value, impact on human life. UN created decree on creation of sports-inspired holiday in April 2018. Even person in difficult financial situation can afford to buy simple bicycle model. Bicycles are often inherited from parents, grandparents. Transport requires repair rarely, it serves for long period.

Interesting Facts

Running involves more muscles, but cycling can be more effective if you follow time limit.

  1. Load on body from cycling is more loyal, softer and non-aggressive than doing athletics.
  2. First bicycle was invented in Germany in 1818. Transport weighed 50 pounds.
  3. Pedals became part of bicycle in 1839. Modification was made by inventor from Scotland. However, application for patent registration was filed by Frenchman Pierre Lallement in 1866.

Record capacity of tandem bicycle is 35 people.

How to celebrate

  • Buy child first bike with extra pair of wheels for safety, start learning. It’s fun experience, memorable adventure. There will be abrasions, scratches; there will be more pleasure, joy.
  • Update own model, choose bike with improved characteristics for trips in city, over rough terrain.
  • Invite friends for a walk, take bicycles and ride in park on special tracks for cyclists.

Using of bicycle as personal transport is recognized as rational. Activity allows maintaining physical fitness, weight, increases endurance indicators, trains respiratory system. This is saving money (no need to spend money on gasoline), contribution to preservation of environment (no exhaust gases, atmospheric pollution is leveled). Let’s choose bike. Remember how intimate dream was in childhood.

When is World Bicycle Day celebrated in 2022?

World Bicycle Day is observed on June 3 each year.