Rick Vosper: Haunted by the Ghosts of Dead Cyclists, Part Three

By Stephen Frothingham

In Part One of this series, we established that, thanks largely to sensationalist media, the public has a horrifying perception of bikes as two-wheeled death traps. Part Two explored the industry’s significant-yet-largely-unacknowledged loss of both riders and revenues over the past 15 years. These events may or may not be causally linked, but it’s hard to escape the logic that blood-soaked media reports lead to fear of bicycles, which leads …read more

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