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WeCycle Atlanta does the bike thing

by Lee Smith You might say Shawn Walton was precocious. At 2, he climbed aboard his older brother's bike and maneuvered around without any training wheels. "I got into biking at an early age," he says. "My earliest memory is riding a bicycle." Now 29, Walton is bringing that love of cycling to the next generation as the founder and CEO of WeCycle Atlanta, a nonprofit community bike shop in southwest Atlanta that helps low-income youths earn their bikes. The Morehouse College graduate wants to show youngsters how cycling can improve their health and have an impact on the environment. He also teaches kids about sustainability by helping ...