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Outline of cycling

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to cycling:

Cycling – use of bicycles for transport, recreation, or for sport.[1] Persons engaged in cycling are cyclists[2] or bicyclists.[3] Also called bicycling or biking. Apart from ordinary two-wheeled bicycles, cycling also includes riding unicycles, tricycles, quadracycles, and other similar human-powered vehicles (HPVs).

Contents

  • What type of thing is cycling? 1
  • History of cycling 2
  • Cycling equipment 3
  • Cycling safety 4
    • Safety equipment 4.1
      • Cycling accidents 4.1.1
  • Health impact 5
  • Types of cycling 6
    • Cycling sport 6.1
      • Bicycle racing 6.1.1
        • Track cycling 6.1.1.1
      • Summer Olympics 6.1.2
      • 6.1.3
  • Cycling by region 7
  • Cycling in the media 8
  • Cycling movements 9
  • Cycling clubs and organisations 10
    • Cycling clubs 10.1
    • Cycling organisations 10.2
  • Notable cyclists 11
  • See also 12
  • References 13
  • External links 14

What type of thing is cycling?

Cycling can be described as all of the following:

History of cycling

Cycling equipment

Cycling safety

Safety equipment

Cycling accidents

Health impact

Types of cycling

Cycling sport

Bicycle racing

Track cycling

Summer Olympics


Cycling by region

Cycling in the media

Cycling movements

  • Critical Mass – cycling event typically held on the last Friday of every month in over 300 cities around the world.[4]

Cycling clubs and organisations

Cycling clubs

Cycling organisations

  • Critical Mass – cycling event typically held on the last Friday of every month in over 300 cities around the world.[4]

Notable cyclists

See also

References

  1. ^ Oxford English Dictionary (Second ed.). Oxford University Press. 1989. cycling: The action or activity of riding a bicycle etc. 
  2. ^ Oxford English Dictionary (Second ed.). Oxford University Press. 1988. cyclist: One who rides a cycle or practises cycling. 
  3. ^ Oxford English Dictionary (Second ed.). Oxford University Press. 1989. bicyclist: One who rides a bicycle. 
  4. ^ a b Richard Madden (December 15, 2003). "London: How cyclists around the world put a spoke in the motorist's wheel". The Daily Telegraph (UK). 

External links

  • This outline displayed as a mindmap, at wikimindmap.com
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