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Bicycling For Fun And Fitness
     

Bicycling For Fun And Fitness

by Jack Earl
 
Bicycling For Fun and Fitness
Have you noticed the scale tipping the wrong way lately? Maybe a recent medical checkup indicated that you need to get some exercise to counterbalance a sedentary lifestyle; or, what about a fun family activity?
Look, if you are a chronic couch potato along with a sedentary occupation you need help. Whatever the reason you

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Bicycling For Fun and Fitness
Have you noticed the scale tipping the wrong way lately? Maybe a recent medical checkup indicated that you need to get some exercise to counterbalance a sedentary lifestyle; or, what about a fun family activity?
Look, if you are a chronic couch potato along with a sedentary occupation you need help. Whatever the reason you won't find a better sport than bicycle riding.
Maybe you already realize the importance of keeping fit in today's world. Many of us sit behind a computer all day and the only exercise we get is the walk from the parking lot to the elevator.
It's no wonder we Americans are the fattest people on the planet! Does that sound harsh? Sorry, but it's the truth as many studies have proven.
The good news is that the situation is reversible and one of the best ways to get to work and slim down is on a bicycle; and, "Bicycling for Fun and Fitness" can be the tool to get you started!

What's in it for me?

Just take a look:

What types of bikes are available
Learn the different types of bikes and the pros and cons of each
What kind of cycling do you wish to do
Explore the different kinds of bicycling you can do
What is fitness cycling
How cycling can fit into an overall fitness program
Preparing to cycle
What you need to know before you begin a cycling program
Equip yourself
What do you need in addition to a bike for the different types of cycling
Setting up your cycling fitness program
Finding a good "routine" for fitness cycling
The right and wrong way to cycle
Did you know cycling can be harmful in some cases
Warming up and cooling down
Cross training
How to merge bicycling into a regular routine
Charting your progress
How to prepare a method to keep track of your progress
All about accessories
All the accessories that are available for specific types of riding
Nutrition for bicycle fitness
A good overall fitness diet
Bicycle Racing
Moving up to serious bicycling
Special Bicycles for Racing
Difference in bicycles for racing. . .weight, build, cost etc
How to train for bicycle racing
Who should be cycling?
Everyone! Bicycling is a great activity to enjoy with your family. Even new parents have options for bicycling with special seats and strollers designed specifically for the little ones.
Maybe you have an exercise bike and that's a good thing. But nothing beats getting out in the open air and pushing yourself; especially when you begin to see the results.
"Bicycling for Fun and Fitness" is up to date and contemporary with all the latest information. Not only discover answers to all the questions above, but if you are interested in racing, learn how to prepare for that as well.
You owe it to yourself and your loved ones to launch a new lifestyle of fun and fitness. "Bicycling for Fun and Fitness" takes away the excuses and leads you right where you belong!

Product Details

BN ID:
2940012869524
Publisher:
Jack Earl
Publication date:
06/20/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
225 KB

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