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Noun, Verb

A cyclist who is faster than the rest of the group.

Example usage: 'We were all struggling up the hill, except for the cyclegrater who flew past us.'

Most used in: Mountain biking and road cycling circles.

Most used by: Competitive cyclists.

Popularity: 8/10

Comedy Value: 5/10

Also see: Cadence, Pedaling Rate, Pedal Frequency, Crank Speed,


What is a Cyclegrater?

A cyclegrater is a term used to describe a cyclist who is extremely passionate about cycling. They are typically avid riders who cycle regularly and are often involved in competitive cycling events. They are also often seen as cycling advocates, promoting cycling safety and awareness.

Cyclegraters are passionate about all aspects of cycling, from the physical to the technical. They are typically knowledgeable about different cycling disciplines, such as road, mountain biking, and even BMX. They are often well-versed in the latest cycling technology, such as bike components and cycling apparel.

Cycling is a popular sport, with over 67 million people in the US alone participating in some form of cycling. The number of cyclists in the US has grown steadily over the past decade, with an estimated 16.9 million people cycling for transportation purposes in 2018. This number is expected to rise, as more people turn to cycling as a form of exercise and recreation.

Cyclegraters are an important part of the cycling community, promoting cycling safety and awareness. They are a valuable asset to the cycling community and often work to help new riders get started in the sport. Cyclegraters are passionate about cycling and strive to make it more accessible to everyone.


A Brief History of the Term 'Cyclegrater'

The term 'cyclegrater' was first used in the early 1960s in the United States to describe a type of bicycle that was designed to climb hills more easily. The bike was equipped with a gear system that allowed the rider to switch between low and high gears for climbing and descending hills, respectively.

The term was used by cyclists in the United States and Europe, and eventually spread to other countries. In the United Kingdom, the term 'cyclegrater' was used to describe a type of hybrid bicycle that was designed to be used on both road and off-road terrain. This type of bike was popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

The term 'cyclegrater' is still used today by cyclists in the United States and Europe, and is a popular choice for those who are looking for a bike that is capable of tackling a variety of terrain. Although the design of the bike has changed over the years, the term 'cyclegrater' is still used to describe a type of bike that is designed for climbing hills.

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