Top Ten Reasons Why Unicycling Kicks Biking

  • 10. It's a great conversation starter!
  • 9. It's an excellent physical workout, especially for your legs! (After a few months, they're pure muscle. :)
  • 8. You can fit very conveniently through smaller spaces and turn in little areas.
  • 7. You have more control over your steering. (It's true!)
  • 6. You can control your speed much better - it's all in the pedals.
  • 5. You can eat as you ride. Can life get any better? :)
  • 4. You can do all sorts of fun tricks like going backwards, rocking, juggling, riding a giraffe, you name it.
  • 3. It's relaxing. Seriously, it relieves stress. (Sweat away all your troubles!)
  • 2. Unicycling builds confidence. You're awesome, and you know it.
  • 1. You're bound to get lots of attention and really weird looks!

    We'd like to hear from you as well! Send YOUR reasons why unicycling kicks biking, and we'll post them here.

    From Rick Bissell

  • You don't have to worry about riding off with the kickstand down
  • You only have to pump up one tire
  • You don't have to worry about getting your pants dirty from the chain (unless you're on a giraffe)
  • You are one of the few people in town that know what the "other kind" of giraffe is!
  • No derailleur or brake maintenance
  • You don't have to worry about it getting knocked over. Been there, done that!

    From David Moss

  • GIRAFFE unicycle!!
  • You don't have to worry about locking it up
  • You can say: "why do you have training wheels?" to everyone
  • Uni basketball