In this episode we explore e-bikes. What are they? What are they like to ride? What are some of the drawbacks? And why you should give them a go before you buy one. Allie chats with Sue Tomkinson, who has toured the would on bike and has transitioned to e-bikes in the last few years. She has run classes on e-bikes to help people understand all of the above. We also hear from Lucy Young and Euan Williamson who are e-bike users, about their experience.
Sue’s website for Victorian trails
Some points on the environmental impact of e-bikes
Note: As long as you recycle the battery at the end of it’s life, it is one of the cleanest, least damaging ways to move around.