It's a common misconception that electric bikes are dangerous. What you're riding when using an ebike is no different from a traditional bicycle - they can be ridden quite conservatively, or out of control. As a competitive or recreational cyclist, it's natural to wonder if your sport is safe, and your behavior and decisions contribute quite a bit to safety.
Fundamentally, an electric bike (or "ebike") is similar to a traditional bicycle - handlebars, tires, chain, and so on. As with a traditional bike, anyone can take a spill, but we've worked hard to ensure that our customers can operate our bikes in a safe fashion. Here are some tips to ride safely: