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Winter biking help from around the internet

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Check these resources when winter tests your resolve
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bicycle in the rain_photo credit: Will Vanlue
(January 13, 2015) It’s a couple of weeks into the New Year - are you having a hard time remembering your resolutions?  Maybe you resolved to ride more, in order to stay fit or be more active throughout the year. But good habits can take some getting used to. Luckily there are lots of resources to help you to get out and about in the rain and cold weather. For example:

Our website has lots of helpful tips on riding in the dark and rain.

If you’re on a budget and need ideas for economical winter gear, check out this classic article from BikePortland.org.

If money is no object, take a look at the stylish offerings highlighted by Momentum Magazine.

And if a little extra motivation would help, read ORbike’s 5 Tips to help you stay on the bike.

Even if you didn’t make it a New Year’s resolution, riding your bike is a great way to stay fit, save money and enjoy the outdoors year ‘round.

(photo credit: Will Vanlue/ Flickr  [CC BY-NC-SA 2.0])