The stress of modern cities means that residents need a means of transportation to work that enables them to release the tension in traffic and relax and use the time in sports.
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By Marissa Sánchez
The bicycle It has become an excellent means of transport: it does not get dirty, is a good source of savings and also makes movement easier. Therefore in different parts of the world Rental business of bicycles.
Bicycling is also very convenient to avoid traffic jams in big cities. An example of this business can be found in Paris, where there is an automated system that uses Coins, you can rent them for a few hours.
The stress of modern cities means that residents need a means of transportation to work that enables them to release the tensions in traffic and that helps them relax and use their time in sports.
On the other hand, cycling is one of the healthiest sports as it improves cardiovascular capacity, strength, flexibility and endurance. In addition, you can control your weight and use an active meditation method, as your mind focuses on the street as you pedal and you experience a higher level of relaxation.
Last but not least, cycling is an economy strategy. What are you waiting for to start this business?
Biking is very practical to avoid traffic jams in large cities / Image: Erik Witsoe on Unsplash
You only need an initial investment to run this business as you need to buy bicycles in good condition that can be rented. You also need a place to park and rent. It is of the utmost importance that it is in a strategic location in the city.
You can buy old bikes and renovate them in a vintage style that is very fashionable these days. In this way you offer added value.
The additional services are very important because you can attract more customers in the medium term. For this you can use the importance of safety and rent helmets, knee pads and elbow pads.
You can also offer a tour service for foreigners in different parks or in places where it is possible to get there by bike. Another good idea is to hire a guide to make sure that the bikes are treated well and that tourists can get to know the city in a different or alternative way.
A possible medium-term option is to move your business to other cities where cycling can become a form of adventure tourism. So you offer the opportunity to do a great sport in a completely different environment.