There are so many mixed opinions about staying active when pregnant. In a very popular UK pregnancy book it lists cycling in the racing position as ‘exercise that even an experienced athlete should avoid’. Without any solid scientific reason for me to stop (reasons given are all related to falling off the bike), I wasn’t prepared to hang up my two wheels just because I was growing a human inside me.
As an experienced cyclist who cycles for her daily commute, I felt confident in my ability to manage my balance as my weight increased. The one thing a cyclist can never control though are the other road users. I could however increase my visibility and make others aware that I was carrying a passenger, so I created these vests:
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