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Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 08/22/2011

Bikeshare miles, measured by cupcake

Since I started using Capital Bikeshare in late April, I’ve logged 39 trips totaling 59 miles and lasting a combined seven hours of riding. And now, thanks to a new feature made available today to all users of the District’s popular bikesharing program, I can even tell how many calories I burned and what my carbon offset was, both cumulatively and for individual rides.

It’s all pretty simple, really, since Capital Bikeshare already tracks distance and time of rides:

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Martin Austermuhle blogs at DCist. The Local Blog Network is a group of bloggers from around the D.C. region who have agreed to make regular contributions to All Opinions Are Local.

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