The reactivated bike: Self-reported cycling activity during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic in Australia

25 June 2021

Highlights • 63% of respondents say they increased cycling during COVID-19 restrictions. • Recreational cycling has increased significantly, while there has been a significant decrease in commuter riding. • Women were more likely to rate improved cycling skills and confidence as important factors to post-COVID cycling. • Public transport restrictions and new bicycle lanes were not considered important factors in increased cycling activity.