Our Bodies, Our Bikes is a resource and companion for women who ride bicycles. Through personal stories, how-to guidelines, and factual information, contributors explore the intersection of cycling and women's health, from bike fit to clothing, from periods to childbirth, from media representation to gender presentation and reproductive rights. Our diverse contributors demystify and elucidate women's issues in cycling in a practical, friendly, and down to earth manner.
About the Author
Elly Blue is an author and activist who lives in Portland, Oregon. She writes about the economic and equity cases for bicycle transportation.
April Streeter writes and bikes from Portland, Oregon. She has been a correspondent for Windpower Monthly magazine, Tomorrow Magazine, and Treehugger, and was managing editor for Sustainable Industries magazine. She founded Women on Wheels, a group for women bicyclists in the Portland area.