Bicycle Commuter Profile: Paulo

Bicycle Commuter Profile

Name: Paulo
Location: Vicenza – Italy
Started bike commuting: 2008
Commute distance (one way): 14 km

Describe your commute: I bike from home to work through residential and light industrial areas, about 90% in the bike lanes. It’s flat and also quite fast.

Describe your bike and accessories: Electra Ticino, Shimano 7v, blue – aluminum frame. A couple of light rear bags and a basket on the front. I exchanged the original saddle for a black Brooks B17.

What bit of advice would you like to share with new bike commuters?: Stop waiting for things to happen – go out and make them happen.

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