17 Reasons Cycling is Better than Running

1. You are on a bike.

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2. No impact (assuming you don't crash)

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3. SPEED!

4. It's never used as a punishment.

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5. You don't have to hold your water (the bike does it for you).

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6. More gear to geek out over

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7. Go farther faster.

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8. Chicks dig it (ok maybe they like runners too).

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9. Helmet hair

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10. Bib shorts

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11. Chamois cream. Especially the tingly kind...

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12. Fresh bar tape

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13. Freezing cold C02 cartridges

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14. Three rear jersey pockets

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15. Cowbells

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16. Eddy Merckx

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17. The cyclist tan

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