* 1. Which category below includes your age and what is your gender?

  Male Female
65 or over

* 2. Do you use cycling as your main type of transport?

* 3. On average, how many hours per week do you cycle?

* 4. If you cycle as your main mode of transport, how many years have you been doing so? (the answer must be a continuous period up to the date this survey it taken).

Cycling positions

Cycling positions

* 5. looking at the picture above, which position is representative of the position you assume on the bicycle you use the most?

* 6. What material is the frame of the bicycle you cycle the most made of, and does it have a degree of shock absorption?

  no suspension fork suspension seat post suspension
Carbon fiber
don't know

* 7. How would you rate the road surfaces you mostly ride on?

  exclusively often Seldom Never
Smooth tarmacked
Uneven tarmacked (minor defects )
Uneven tarmacked (major defects: pots holes, road sinking...)
Cobbled road or equivalent
Unsurfaced smooth
Unsurfaced uneven

* 8. Which of the following have you experienced as a consequence of cycling, and to what degree? Enter all that apply.

  during cycling after cycling discomfort temporary pains prolonged pain (up to a few days after the event) permanent pain had to be addressed by a medical professional
Hand/arm numbness
White fingers
Trapped nerves - hand/arm
Trapped nerves - legs
Elbow pain
Knees pain
Upper back pain
Lower back pain
Headache pain

* 9. Which of the following do you think was/is the cause of your discomfort/pain? Enter all that apply.