We put the challenge out there and you responded. Tracking posts from the first 2 weeks shows people riding more places, more often, despite snapped spokes, suicidal squirrels, and other (mis)adventures.
30 People Riding for the First Time: Who’s In?
We love the alternative suggested by Matt Newport of Tacoma Bike Ranch and are hoping some of you will organize this kind of event, maybe as a fitting halfway mark or April 30 celebration to roll into National Bike Month:
#30daysofbiking by one person? What about trying to get 30 people riding bikes once, for the first time? I challenge you to the latter.
— Matt Newport (@tacomabikeranch) April 2, 2015
Then there’s the “why #30days” view:
Just ride. One Day at a Time (an Alternative to #30DaysofBiking) http://t.co/VmXB6Dd3FT –@oninformation
— Washington Bikes (@WAbikes) April 2, 2015
Meanwhile, for those who are riding and tagging, here’s what you had to say.