One of the goals of CycleLifeHQ is to capitalise on new technologies and business models and enable communities to truly benefit from cycling. It is a platform that provides local communities and local businesses the opportunity to list their cycling experiences for free on our platform and create a living.
It's kind of like the AirBnB of cycling experiences.
I am also embracing the opportunities for cycling to create jobs in my local community – actually in my very own home
The picture is of me and my son Tim. Tim has been a serious cyclist and competed globally. He is our ‘digital native’ – great on the design and really good at cutting through messaging.
We are probably about four weeks away from going live with our first beta (look out Canberra!). A lot of work, but lots of fun
Quick facts: How cycling builds strong communities and economies
We're not the only ones who believe that cycling has the potential to create jobs, build communities and contribute to our local economy. Research consistently shows that cycling - and the infrastructure that supports it - provides benefits that go beyond health.
Here are some of our favourite findings:
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