A recumbent bicycle features pedals that are roughly the same height as the seat and is ridden from a reclined position. Recumbent bike proponents claim these bicycles are safer to ride.
Recumbent bicycles allow the rider to sit in a reclined position instead of erect while pedaling. Learn about the history of recumbent bikes and find links to manufacturers and dealers.
A semi-recumbent exercise bicycle takes a position between a conventional upright bicycle and a full recumbent bicycle. These semi-recumbent bikes excel in the areas of comfort and ease of use, but do not rank high in aerodynamics.
A man wearing jeans and a polo shirt pedals a recumbent bicycle in a home gym with shiny hardwood floors and white walls. A stationary bicycle can be used to shed calories and increase heart rate without putting undue stress on the joints.
Ross Pepper was riding his recumbent bike near San Luis Obispo Regional Airport with a group of 14 other cyclists when he was sent flying by the gust from a jet engine in June last year.
Daily Mail. Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:05:36 GMT.