Bicycle Rental in Downtown Celebration
Celebration Bike Rental
700 Bloom Street, Celebration
Located in the valet parking lot of
the Bohemian Hotel downtown Celebration
Our Bikes are the perfect
way to experience the Town of Celebration. Discover
neighborhoods with world-class architecture, native wildlife and
a vibrant downtown area while pedaling
along quiet streets and waterfront pathways.
Rent a bike in Celebration today
Whether you rely on your bike for
transportation or exercise, you’ll enjoy these ten fun facts on
this two-wheeled vehicle.
Bicycle Rental in Celebration Florida 34747
1. In 1817, Karl von Drais, a German baron, invented a horseless
carriage that would help him get around faster. The two-wheeled,
pedal-less device was propelled by pushing your feet against the
ground, The machine became known as the “draisine,” and led to
the creation of the modern-day bicycle.
2.The term “bicycle” was not introduced until the 1860s, when it
was coined in France to describe a new kind of two-wheeler with a
3.Orville and Wilbur Wright, the brothers who built the first
flying airplane, operated a small bike repair shop in Dayton,
Ohio. They used their workshop to build the 1903 Wright
4.Fred A. Birchmore, 25, circled the globe by bicycle in 1935.
The entire trip, through Europe, Asia, and the United States,
covered forty thousand miles. He pedaled about 25,000 miles. The
rest was traveled by boat. He wore out seven sets of tires.
5.There are over a half billion bicycles in China. Bikes were
first brought to China in the late 1800s.
6.About 100 million bicycles are manufactured worldwide each
7.Over the past 30 years, bicycle delivery services have
developed into an important industry, especially in cities, where
the couriers have earned a reputation for their high speed and
8.Americans use their bicycles for less than one percent of all
urban trips. Europeans bike in cities a lot more often—in Italy 5
percent of all trips are on bicycle, 30 percent in the
Netherlands, and seven out of eight Dutch people over age 15 have
9.The Tour de France is one of the most famous bicycle races in
the world. Established in 1903, it is considered to be the
biggest test of endurance out of all sports. Lance Armstrong, an
American cyclist, is the only rider to have won seven titles
(1999–2005) after surviving cancer.
10.Bicycle Moto Cross (BMX), an extreme style of bicycle track
racing, became a sport in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in
Beijing, China. Maris Strombergs, of Latvia, received the gold
medal for Men’s BMX, and Anne-Caroline Chausson, from France,
took home the gold in the first Women’s BMX Olympic