With distinctive bikes and a punny name, Wheel Being promotes well-being in 2 cities

Wheel Being

[Star Tribune, June 09, 2015] Julie Doten of Andover relishes her daily walks, an outdoors time when she can soak up the sun or just collect her thoughts. However, tendinitis has forced her to put her exercise regimen on hold, so now, to fill the void, Doten is out biking — which doesn’t aggravate her joints.

Doten is borrowing a bike through a new program called Wheel Being, a joint venture of Allina Health and Nice Ride, the nonprofit behind the popular bike-share program in Minneapolis and St. Paul. It’s lending 200 bright orange bikes to people this summer.

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