from the Sac Bee:
The forgiving terrain and climate create the perfect storm for a love affair with the bike in the Sacramento region...
"This is a great cycling region," said John McCasey, executive director of the Sacramento Sports Commission. "They clearly recognize that."
According to one survey, Sacramento ranked sixth nationally in cyclers who commute to work. Accounting for all the people who just get out and ride is not as easy, but the numbers are believed to be equally impressive...."