David Fiedler

  • Award-winning author of several books, including "Ride Fit"
  • Contributor to the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal Online


David Fiedler is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on cycling for nine years. He has written professionally about biking and other topics for more than a decade, with hundreds of articles and four books to his name. Fiedler has worked as a correspondent for the Associated Press, and his writing has been carried by the New York Times Syndicate and the Wall Street Journal Online.

Awards and Publications

  • Wrote "Ride Fit," a basic guide to cycling for fun and fitness


Fiedler has a B.A. in Political Science and German from Washington University in St. Louis. He has an M.B.A. from Lindenwood University.

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

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