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Winter cycling in Alberta growing more popular
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Winter cycling in Alberta growing more popular

For Tom Babin, some of his favourite bike rides are in the winter months, when it’s dark out and there’s a fresh dusting of snow. “It’s quiet because of the snow and the lights are on and you can just sort of slowly pedal your way through the city,” he said.“I just love those moments.”The Calgarian commutes by bike year round for many reasons — reasons that don’t go away when the snow flies.“It’s good for my physical health. It’s good for my mental health. It’s more reliable than car traffic. In lots of cases, depending on the distance, it’s faster than taking a car,” he said. Read more: Edmonton council approves $100M for bike infrastructure across city Read More Edmonton council approves $...