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(January 5, 2016) By current bike count estimates, women make up about a third of Portland peak hour bike commuters. In 2014, women accounted for 32.2% of riders tallied, a record high in Portland.
Portland has a strong community for women who ride or want to begin riding. Whether you’re searching for your first bike, gear to keep you riding through the winter, support for riding with kids, or even if you want to get into racing, there are resources and communities to inspire you. Here are just a few examples:
Other groups you might want to check out include: Let’s Race Bikes!, Ride Like A Girl and Portland Society, which is a group of professional women who are passionate about bicycling in Portland. You can find more information and links to resources here.