Peloton indoor bike prepares to enter the White House - but will it be barred?

There has been speculation over whether President Joe Biden will be allowed to take his Peloton into the White House due to potential security risks

Peloton has made headlines for many reasons since coming into the cycling community's consciousness, but the provider of indoor bikes and associated training platforms has hit the big time with a discussion around whether President Joe Biden will be permitted to take his machine into the White House.

Users of the exercise bike can join live spinning classes, connecting to other uses and the coach via the microphone and camera on an accompanying device. Biden having confirmed he is an avid user, the questions now are around the potential for security risks as a result.

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.