Who says two wheels are better than one? Hop on a sleek unicycle and shed calories while building core muscles and poise. Average time to learn to ride is 10-15 hours, say the experts at unicycle.com, an online retailer based in Marietta, Georgia. Top speed on this popular wheel? About 10 mph. Beginners will enjoy the sturdy Torker Unistar CX 16-inch Special Edition (torkerusa.com; $85). And don’t forget the helmet.
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