David Fiedler

  • Experienced cyclist who has competed in races and triathlete events
  • Author of "Ride Fit," a guide to cycling for fun and fitness
  • Contributor to ​Terrain Magazine


David Fiedler is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on cycling for nine years. He is an experienced cyclist who has competed in races and triathlete events.

David has written professionally about biking and other topics for more than a decade. He is the author of four books, including "Ride Fit," a guide to cycling for fun and fitness. He has also contributed articles to Terrain Magazine.


David has a B.A. in political science and German from Washington University in St. Louis. He earned his M.B.A. from Lindenwood University.

Awards and Publications


ThoughtCo and Dotdash

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