Average cycling speeds are hard to figure since bikes differ widely. But Ms. Peterson's group in Alabama says its riders mosey along at the low end of a range of 8 to 10 miles an hour. Over in Huntsville, Ala., the Spring City Cycling Club's "steady-pace fat-burning ride" touts an average pace of 15-17 mph...I'm interested to see that I've been part of a movement these last 4 years.
August 18, 2013
"Participants say slower riding is a backlash to today's hard-core fitness world, brimming with boot camps and mud runs."