A totally normal adult woman learns to ride a bike. Humankind has always felt the urge to propel itself on the wheel. This has taken shape through various wheeled contraptions, from the unicycle to the multi-modal Duck Boat. The vessels that have managed to make the jump from novelty to societal necessity are, of course, the bicycle and the automobile. Rites of passage have always eluded my family. When asked why I decided to finally learn how to ride a bike, I told people that the urge just came over me.
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Jason Horowitz waves and flashes a big smile when we meet up at a metro station in Arlington, Virginia. The contradiction has never been lost on me. We write about the health and environmental benefits of exchanging steering wheels for handlebars. Many staff members are avid riders.