Portraits of cyclists

Angell
Angell
Nov 18, 2020 · 2 min read
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Cyclists of yesterday and today, they tell us why they chose bike for commuting.

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Alice, 34 years old, projectionist, a cyclist for 6 years.

“I’ve never liked the subway, but it’s mostly because the bicycle is the fastest, most reliable, and most enjoyable means of transport for me. And the cheapest!”

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Sébastien, 45 years old, resident of Aubervilliers, has been cycling for 25 years.

“I don’t like being underground, so the bike for me is simplicity. I ride my bike in all weathers”.

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Marianne, 66 years old, has been cycling for “always.”

“I’ve always ridden a bike. I was born with a little bike in my head.”

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Marie, 21 years old, Parisian.

“I’ve been using the vélibs in Paris for a year now. I love the freedom to be able to go wherever I want in the open air and see what’s around me.”

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