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Biking Holds Strong in Outdoor Report

Published April 26, 2011

WASHINGTON, D.C. (BRAIN)—Biking (Road, Mountain and BMX) came in second to Running when measured by frequency of participation among adults (25-plus), according to the 2011 Outdoor Recreation Participation Top-line Report.

BMX actually came in second (48.8 percent) among youth participation right behind Kayaking (51.9 percent). Triathlon/Road came in third (39.5 percent).

BMX came in fifth in the five fastest growing activities since 2009.

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