recumbent bicycle


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recumbent bicycle

n.
A bicycle having a low seat with a back and having pedals in front of the rider so that the rider leans back while riding.

recumbent bicycle

n
(Automotive Engineering) a type of bicycle that is ridden in a reclining position
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A recumbent bicycle is lower to the ground and geared toward riders who may have issues such as neck and shoulder pain using a traditional bike, Karlson says.
Mike is now in full training for the tournament and said that his involvement in wheelchair rugby and road cycling, where he uses a recumbent bicycle, has not only helped him to overcome the physical injuries he suffered in the bomb attack, but also post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
They designed and built their recumbent bicycle ARION1 from scratch with one goal: to capture the world record.
She explained that the recumbent bicycle made her arthritic knees hurt, so she stopped--doing anything.
The University of Liverpool Velocipede (ULV) team, affiliate members of the IMechE, designed and built their recumbent bicycle, ARION1 (pictured right), from scratch.
COTTAGE GROVE - A man on a recumbent bicycle was taken to the hospital with serious injuries following an accident this afternoon at 10th and Main streets in which he collided with a vehicle, South Lane County Fire & Rescue officials said.
Air Force veteran and DAV life member David Lowe participated in the Cincinnati DAV 5K for a second time on a recumbent bicycle.
Instead, consider a recumbent bicycle, which may allow you to exercise more comfortably.
The Human Power Team from Delft Technical University and the Free University of Amsterdam plan to exceed the current record of 133 km/h with their VeloX3 recumbent bicycle, which features an ultra-light coating developed by the company's Sikkens brand.
Cycle Ergometer with Vibration Isolation and Stabilization System (CEVIS), essentially a recumbent bicycle, provides aerobic exercise and is intended as a countermeasure for the harmful physiological effects of exposure to microgravity that are anticipated during stays on the ISS.
If you would rather see Copenhagen from the seat of a fold-away or recumbent bicycle, you can rent them from the Bicycle Innovation Lab about a mile north of the Crowne Plaza.
He recently rode his recumbent bicycle in the Ride to Recovery, the six-day, 450-mile trek from New Orleans to Tallahassee, Fla.