8 stereotypes about cyclists - how many are true?

8 stereotypes about cyclists - how many are true?

As cyclists we sometimes get thrown in all sorts of pigeonholes that we disagree with, however here are 9 stereotypes that we just can't deny.

What cycling stereotype do you hear the most? 

Tell us here

1. We own more lycra than denim 

2. Owners of fixies are likely to be hipsters and probably sported some ridiculous facial hair in their time.

3. We spend half our salary on bikes and equipment

4. We spend more time cleaning our bikes than cleaning our houses.

5. Our cycling shoes are the most expensive ones we own

6. Yes we know the highway code like the back of our hand

7. We're hugely competitive

8. We do go commando on a daily basis, and we love it 

What cycling stereotype do you hear the most? Tell us here

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