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Distance: 15.93 miles Time: 00:55:14 Max Speed: 22.87 mph
Avg Speed: 17.30 mph Temp: Avg: 45
Category: general: commute - solo
Route: (WORK) E-Commute Weight: 242 Altitude Gain: 491 ft
Avg Power: 0 W Calories Burned: 0 Avg HR: 0 bpm
Terrain: Road: Flat Bike: EG Zurich 350 IX Electric Club: Commuter Cycling Century
Weather Conditions: overcast cold but less wind than yesterday.
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 E-Biking Tendency is Less Effort
It is possible to expend equal effort per minute whether ebiking or non-ebiking. However the increase in speed using an ebike allows one to reach a destination in less time which translates to less effort. Also, the added speed can create an uncomfortable headwind and a windchill that can cause a rider to slow down and use less effort per minute. Finally, there is a natural tendency to conserve effort doing any activity and ebikes enable a choice to conserve effort.

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