July 2017| 19
No matter what your opinion on these electrically powered
bicycles, there is no getting away from them. The popularity of
the e-bike continues to rise, and with it, the number of people
who have been encouraged to take to two wheels for leisure
purposes. Are e-bikes ‘cheating? Who cares? If they are getting
people out of their cars and onto a bicycle, then they can only be
a good thing. Here’s to the rise of the e-bike!