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Published: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 16:44:29 -0500


About Balance Bikes

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 08:48:32 -0500

Cycling can be a fun activity for both adults and children; however, one has to train first on how to maintain the balance while cycling. For kids, this is not that hard due to the availability of balance bikes, these helps train the toddlers as young as the age at which they learn to walk on their own. They normally come fitted with baby-friendly designs that help kids learn faster to be on their own as opposed to those that come fitted with training wheels.

Understanding Cycling's Major Tours: A New Viewer's Guide

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 10:20:32 -0500

Road cycling is an exciting sport for those who understand it. For new viewers, getting into it can be difficult given its relative complexity. Each race has multiple stages, team tactics, and as many as six different competitions going on at the same time. Combine this with the fact that nearly 200 (and up until recently over 200) racers are competing and some would-be fans shy away before they have the chance to understand what's happening. This article answers most of the questions that novice viewers might be afraid to ask so that they can start to understand one of the world's toughest sports.

Cycling Gear: A Must

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 10:16:34 -0500

A guide on cycling adventure tours at scenic locations abroad. Specifically talking about Scotland as a blissful location for cycling adventures.

How Much Training Is Required to Become Certified?

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:27:38 -0600

.Amazingly there is a market for eBike service certification training. Now that these bikes are becoming more complex that is a need to have a certified technician be able to diagnose and repair issues.

Want an Ebike, But Not a Brand New Bike? How About a Conversion Kit

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:32:39 -0600

Thinking about an ebike but cannot afford a new ebike? How about getting a kit to change the bike you already own over to an ebike. That may sound good but now you need to know where to start. There are several companies that now offer kits for converting the bike you already own to an ebike.

The Three Best Fixed Gear Bicycles to Buy

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:12:19 -0600

Fixed gear bikes are bikes that don't have any gear. They are a budget option who need a transportation to the nearby destinations.

Beach Cruiser Maintenance

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:19:29 -0600

Maintaining your beach cruiser will ensure a smoother ride. A clean cruiser reduces drag looks better and increases the usefull life span of your cruiser. While it is not necessary to give your cruiser a detailed cleaning after every ride certain rides require cleaning at the end of the ride.

Cool Bike Cruiser Paths in Central San Diego

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:18:58 -0600

Cruising on a Beach Cruiser is a great way to spend a part of your weekend. Depending on the type of Cruiser you have a flat route or one with few hills is optimal. In central San Diego there are a few fun places to ride. The below list are a few that have been selected to start with.

Beach Cruiser - Do I Need a Shifter or Not?

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:18:03 -0600

Beach cruisers come in single speed, 3-speed or 7-speed. Knowing which one to buy means understanding the difference between the different types of beach cruisers. It also means understanding what each type does well and not so well.

Beach Cruisers - Aluminum or Steel Frame

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:17:29 -0600

Beach cruiser frames are the basis of how the bike is built. From there the bike can be customized with unique handle bars, grips, wheels, gears and more options. Starting with the right base to build your bike is dependant on what the expectations of the bike. Is it about comfort? looks? style? weight, cost etc. Since most beach cruisers are made of either steel or aluminum frames below are some thoughts to consider before getting your new beach cruiser.

On Choppers, Chippers, Racers and Grifters

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:13:43 -0500

Exploding onto the market at the turn of the seventies, the Chopper was probably modelled on the earlier Schwinn Sting-Ray which had enjoyed some success in the United States a decade or so earlier. As well as the dragster look it embraced such technological curiosities as bobbed mudguards, different-sized wheels (the rear one was thick with chunky tread and was shockingly expensive to replace), and a long saddle leading into a backrest which, when used as its design suggested it should be, exposed the rider to the danger of tipping back - which was all part of the fun.

7 Tips to Keep Your E-Bike Safe and Secure

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 15:26:51 -0500

Buying a secure lock for your e-bike is a good security measure, but you may also want to try some other techniques to protect your investment. Given below are some tips that may help you make your e-bike a lot safer.

8 Details Helping You Better Cope With High-Intensity Riding

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 11:04:45 -0500

1. Check and repair the bicycle: After assembling the bike, always make sure that the height of the saddle and the spacing of the handlebar suit you. If the bike has ever fallen on the ground, you must first check every part of the bike before you ride it.

10 Best Cycling Getaways in Europe to Tick Off Your Bucket List

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:13:39 -0500

Ever caught yourself wandering away from your daily duties and daydreaming about your next escape? If you have, then don't hesitate no more. Make time if you can't find it, dust off your bike, and go for the adventure - here are 10 of Europe's best cycling routes you've got to tick off your bucket list.

6 Benefits of Cycling You Didn't Know

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:22:31 -0500

More than half of the population in the world is so much into the corporate life that people forget to take care of themselves. It isn't their fault, but the responsibilities that drive them to that extent.

Five Vital Tips to Consider When Cycling Long Distances

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 14:14:00 -0500

Taking part in cycling trips is simply great for they offer many benefits. With some necessary tips, bikers would surely be able to make the most out of these tours.

Items to Include in a Bicycle Safety Kit

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:02:01 -0500

When riding your bike, safety should be your top priority. Learn which items you can carry with you during your biking activities for added protection against accidents, mishaps, and more.

7 Tips To Help You Buy a BMX Bike

Wed, 17 May 2017 20:26:36 -0500

Nowadays, the quality of bikes is on the rise. In the past, if you wanted a top quality one, you had to get it built from scratch. Today, however, you can get a great quality bike at a store and you can use it right away. Given below are a few tips that can help you buy a good BMX bike.

How Bright Does a Bike Light Need To Be?

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:15:32 -0500

Bikes are used for many different purposes, but all of them need a light to suit their purpose for safety. This article looks at what you need to know about tailoring a bike light to the purpose of the bike. It looks at aspects of how bright the light needs to be, the fixtures for the light and various aspects of buying a bike light.

The Basics of Bicycle Gears

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:11:27 -0600

Bicycle gears are used by riders to help them conquer that uphill climb or pedal with ease or increase speed on a flat terrain. Using bicycle gears however, can be tricky; but, with practice and focus, one can be just as good as the pros.

How to Use Bicycle Gears Properly

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 08:43:28 -0600

It is observable that one would see gears in everything made that is with spinning parts such as a grandfather clock, remote controlled toys and those with engines and motors. The gears are responsible for the rotating motion of a wheel. On a bicycle, the gears are part of the drivetrain which is a system that transmits power from the rider to the drive wheels.

How to Balance on a Bicycle

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:05:23 -0600

Riding a bicycle is fun, thrilling, and exciting. It has become a common form of exercise for most people due to the numerous benefits that biking offers. This has also become a form exercise for most, in spite of their sex, age, and weight. With the increasing number of people enjoying this activity, more bicycle models have been developed and introduced in order to satisfy the growing demand of the riders.

How To Buy the Best Hybrid Bike

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:32:04 -0600

A hybrid bike is a bike that features a blend of characteristics suitable for various terrain types. It has both the features of a mountain bike, which is used on unpaved roads, and a road bike, which is used on paved roads. A hybrid bike has the necessary features to give you a mountain biking and road biking experience. Buying a hybrid bike may be an exciting but a tricky decision to make. This is because of the wide array of hybrid bike products to choose from. Also as a result of one product's special feature competing against another product's special feature. What makes it more challenging is when you have a limited budget, but you want to choose the best hybrid bike that suits your daily and special needs, and is just worth every penny. These may be a lot of reasons to be cautious on what hybrid bike to buy. However, there's no need to worry, for we will provide you step-by-step guidelines on how to buy a hybrid bike. This guide will also help on how to select the best hybrid bike with the value of $1000 below.

How to Cycle Safely on a Busy Road

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 14:58:55 -0600

The road to fitness is from the road itself. Bicycling or bike-riding is steadily increasing in popularity as a mode of transportation when going to school, office or work and as a means of recreation. It also opened for many opportunities for sports enthusiasts to showcase their strength and stamina in cycling competitions or bike races.

Getting Started With Biking: Tips for Heavy Cyclists

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:53:00 -0600

Riding a bicycle outdoors is a great exercise if you are a bit overweight. Because cycling is a low impact exercise, it does not strain your joints as is experienced among joggers and runners.

Polarized Training for Cycling and Mountain Biking

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:17:05 -0600

In this post, we'll learn about the polarized training model for cycling. Polarized training plans for cycling have been show to be THE go-to intensity distribution for top performers in a wide range of endurance sports, from XC-skiing to rowing. Closely related to the Pareto principles of business, where 80% of results come from 20% of activity, it seems that the polarized training model offers similar benefits to cyclists, even those that are time-crunched. Since the founding work by Stephen Seiler on the topic, many sports scientists have observed the same polarized organisational pattern in the training activities of world champions and olympic medallists, opening up interesting questions about why this seems to be the favoured way to train and the best way for endurance athletes to maximise performance over long periods of time.

Finding Cycling Jerseys: Everything You Need To Find Out

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:07:55 -0600

Cycling is a great exercise. Not only does it keep you physically fit but it is a lot of fun as well. For some, it's a great way to rejuvenate. As long as you're enjoying an exercise, your mental health is also taken care of - besides, of course, your physical health.

How to Choose a Bicycle

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 09:42:39 -0600

We hope this information gives you a handy, overall understanding of the different types of bikes - and bike riding - out there. Follow these 3 steps to help you zone in on your perfect bike.

Cycling 101: How to Conquer That Fear

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 07:14:13 -0600

It seems that the advances in science and technology have made life easy for people: transportation that takes us wherever we want to go, machines, appliances, and gadgets that make work easy. Particularly, with the coming of the internet, almost everything can be done online: read, study, online banking, and even shopping. The easiness of life however, has made more people live a sedentary lifestyle.

Buzz Rack: How A 'Mosquito', 'Spider' and 'Beetle' Can Help Carry Your Bike

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:55:02 -0600

Whether you're a biking enthusiast, a roadie, or just going on a tour around Qatar, you will eventually need to carry your bike on a car. Not inside, of course, since you'd be getting dirt inside your car and, chances are, it won't fit anyway. It's also not advisable to hoist your bike on the roof of the car. Fortunately, Buzz Rack offers mounted car racks which are not only affordable, but comes in amusing names.

5 Tips to Follow While Buying Your First Road Bike

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:10:53 -0500

When you are in the process of buying your first road bike, there are a few important tips that you must take into consideration. These include the materials, the type of bikes in your range and component options. The whole process can at times be overwhelming.

Attractive Valve Cap Lights for Your Wheels at Customized Prices

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:17:05 -0500

Besides the modern cycles, the online stores sell various accessories, essential for the wheels of motorcycles, cycles and cars. The accessories incorporate lighted LED lights that can be attached to the tyres. The blue, green and red lighting of the wheels is because of Light Emitting Diodes bike wheel lights. These lights are available in the online as well as in the offline stores.

Xiaomi MiJia QiCycle Folding Electric Bike, a Great Option for the City

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:06:02 -0500

As we can see, Xiaomi, a Chinese company specializing in the release of Xiaomi smartphones, is stepping up the pace with the incredible number of devices for smart home and lifestyle. Not long ago, Xiaomi released a smart folding bike called Xiaomi MiJia QiCycle Folding Electric Bike, which is claimed the first intelligent bicycle. That's one of the freshest novelties from China, providing a fast way to get around the city.

How to Choose the Bike Rear Lights

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 10:45:58 -0500

As we can see, bike lighting makes the bike not just a means of transportation, but also a significant part of the image in the dark. Except for the aesthetic function, bright bikes are easier to be seen at night, which means more safety for bicycles and bicycle owners. Whatever it was, a complete set of bike lighting devices cannot do without a powerful rear light, because this lighting system makes it possible to focus the attention of the traffic on the secure area around the bike.

Read Before Buying Clipless Bike Pedals

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 13:54:07 -0500

My first experience riding clipless bike pedals. The story of how I fell over at a stop light and hope to save you the embarrassment of what I did. Discuss three basis types of bike pedals.

4 Of The Best Mountain Bikes to Pick One From

Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:50:22 -0500

The world is always talking about the most expensive and exotic cars. When the talk of these cars is over there are these motorcycles. You don't see people talking a lot about their bicycles and it is a pity since there should be more talk about bicycles. Bicycles are probably the best vehicles around. They are great in every aspect you can think of.

Tips for Riding a Bicycle on a Busy Road

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:46:53 -0500

Riding a bicycle either as a sport, recreational exercise or as a means of transportation is becoming popular these days. More often, cyclists choose roads with less traffic. However, when it cannot be avoided, some bicycle riders have to go through busy streets and bike their way through traffic.

Be Aware and Be Seen While Cycling at Night

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 12:59:05 -0500

Even if you ride your bike to work, chances are you've never had to ride at night. Even when you had to stay late at work you probably hitched a ride home instead of riding your bike. Your reasons for doing this were good ones! Without the right gear, night riding is as terrifying as it is dangerous. Until you get used to is, riding at night can be scary. But there are steps you can take to ease into it, safely.

Tips to Select a Touring Bike for Your Cycling Vacation

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 12:52:16 -0500

Cycling tours are a great way to let riders enjoy and witness some of the alluring destinations of the world. Follow guidelines shared in the article to buy a perfect bicycle for your cycling vacation.

How to Use Internal Gears in Bicycles

Tue, 31 May 2016 10:40:35 -0500

If you are looking from the outside, internal gears in a bicycle are so simple. On the other hand, the way it works is so complicated. It pays to know the mechanical magic of internal gears to see how they actually work.

Ceramic Bearings for Bicycling - The Best Option

Wed, 25 May 2016 09:29:40 -0500

There's always been much talk throughout bike industry and amongst enthusiasts about ceramic bearings and whether or not they are the best option for optimal performance. Every cyclist would prefer to use less energy to go faster, but is the extra expense worth it? That may be solely up to the particular cyclist. They should question where the advantage of speed comes from. It could be from any of the following:

Top 10 Paved Bike Trails in Florida

Tue, 24 May 2016 14:42:36 -0500

Thanks to the growing popularity of bicycling, Florida now offers some of the finest off-street paved bike trails in America. Here we list and briefly describe what we rank as Florida's top 10 bike trails.

How to Balance on a Bicycle: Tips for Big Riders

Tue, 24 May 2016 10:06:48 -0500

One of the major skills needed when it comes to riding a bicycle whether or not you're a big rider is balancing. You have to figure out how balancing actually works. Then, you have to figure out how that balancing really works in an actual road. In many ways, the simplest challenge of the learning process engages in the basics of mechanical processes. To name a few, it includes making the bike move forward, not falling off your bike which is the balancing part; and also the braking and the steering. These are not easy tasks. They are not possible either.

How to Find Road Bike Wheels That Match Your Riding Style!

Tue, 17 May 2016 13:26:24 -0500

Find new road bike wheels can be a challenge given all the available options. Asking yourself the right set of questions and assessing your involvement in the sport now and in the future, will help narrow your options.

7 Tips for Improved Bike Rides

Tue, 17 May 2016 05:53:10 -0500

Whether you are old or young, sedentary or athletic, biking is a great activity that lets you make the most out of each moment spent outside. This sport is a healthy way to experience the outdoors and to stay fit. However, biking is definitely something you need to master if you want to fully reap the benefits of flawless bike rides. In order to help you improve your performance, enjoy increased safety while biking and stay comfortable, we have put together 7 tips for improved bike rides. Make the most out of the following tips and take your biking skills to the next level.

How Big Riders Can Start With Cycling

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:53:56 -0500

Cycling is becoming not just a popular sport but as a form of exercise and recreational activity. What's great with cycling is that you can do it at your own pace and doesn't put too much strain on the ankles and knees unlike weight training and running.

How to Choose a Perfect Road Bike on Your Budget

Thu, 21 Apr 2016 14:53:39 -0500

There is a lot to think and analyze when choosing a perfect road bike on your budget like not exceeding $1,000. Generally, all riders, their way of riding and categories of ride are different from one to another. How will you choose a perfect road bike on your budget? A good local bike shop may be a good support to solve your problem. But, if you don't have a good local bike shop near to you or don't want to go out for being busy at work, you can follow these recommendations given below -

It's All About The Bike

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 06:56:40 -0500

It started out as a thought to perhaps think about maybe buying a bike. Then it turned into a $5,000 kit including everything I could possibly need. I think it is my new obsession.

Some Experience Tips And Tricks Which Make Your Cycling Enjoyable

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 12:48:56 -0500

Regardless of your age, cycling is one of the most enjoyable activities if done in the right way. Despite the gotten entertainment, a bike is known to be a great way of exercising and burning about 500 calories in an hour.

How to Use Bicycle Gears: Tips for Big Riders

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 08:14:38 -0500

In reality, you don't need to use all your bike gears but having multiple gears can help ease pedaling your bike, increase your speed, and tackle every terrain you encounter on your ride. You can use your bicycle gears efficiently if you are well oriented with your shifters and the number of gears on your bike. Multiple geared bicycles have the left shifter control the front gears while the shifter on the right controls the rear.

A Guide To Buying The Best Folding Bike

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 06:37:12 -0500

A folding bike is like your conventional bicycle; the only distinguishing feature is its folding mechanism that allows for great convenience in transport and storage. With people trying to make best use of the space available at their disposal, folding bikes have become the preferred choice.

How To Choose The Best Freestyle BMX Bike

Wed, 30 Mar 2016 09:50:54 -0500

Racing and performing various off road stunts and tricks needs a typical kind of a bike that can withstand the effects of harsh riding. Freestyle BMX bikes are designed specifically for stunting and racing activities. These bikes are manufactured with light weight and high quality material that can be easily handled over different disciplines.

What Makes Specialized Bikes Special?

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 08:28:13 -0500

Specialized bikes are becoming a popular fad in the cycling world. With so many different styles and customization options, it's easy to find the perfect type of bike for your riding style.

How to Find the Right Bicycle Saddle for Obese Riders

Mon, 28 Mar 2016 07:13:08 -0500

Finding the right bicycle saddle is crucial since this greatly affects the rider's comfort and performance in their ride. Picking the right saddle is actually challenging for all riders regardless of their weight and size. For heavy riders however, the additional weight and pressure put on the seat may cause discomfort and strain. Here are a few things heavy riders may want to consider in choosing a saddle for cycling comfort.

How to Find the Right Bicycle for You

Mon, 14 Mar 2016 08:41:41 -0500

Cycling is definitely having the best of both worlds. You can exercise while you are having fun. It is a great technique to run errands, get to work or have a back country trail. In addition, there are other quests to try like touring or racing.

How to Prevent Saddle Sore: A Guide for Heavy Riders

Thu, 03 Mar 2016 08:20:50 -0600

When it comes to cycling, saddle soreness is most probably the number one complaint. On Facebook groups for cyclists, it is one of the most talked about. On the other hand, there is not enough advice to solve the problem.

Riding The Haibike XDURO Fullseven RX

Wed, 02 Mar 2016 08:54:20 -0600

The transition has been made and Electric Motors are the future. Call it motor assist or a helper motor, either way, the electric bicycle is the next big thing in cycling. No longer is an electric mountain bike an unusual, awkward, and often failed, combination of motor and bicycle. These are pure mountain bikes,

The Five Most Common Types Of Bikes

Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:22:59 -0600

For many people who have never ridden, choosing from the enormous selection of available bikes can be quite daunting. Here is a brief rundown, of the five major types, to help you make your decision.

Benefits of Cycling

Fri, 26 Feb 2016 07:31:57 -0600

Nowadays, life can be very stressful for us as we cope with the demands of work, attending to our household responsibilities, and keeping a social life. Such stress often cause health problems that include heart disease and obesity. Medical experts say that stress can increase cortisol, a hormone that allows fat storage in the abdomen. We can combat stress and its complications with proper diet and exercise. One exercise that we can do is cycling because of its many benefits.

How to Prevent Saddle Sore: Tips for Heavy Riders

Mon, 22 Feb 2016 07:32:25 -0600

There are several reasons why cycling can be a good exercise for heavy people. Cycling is not only a fun outdoor activity but it is a low impact exercise that cyclists can do at their own pace without straining their joints. However, like all cyclists, heavy riders can be at risk of suffering from saddle sore.

20 Common Misconceptions Heavy Riders Have About Cycling

Fri, 19 Feb 2016 14:29:38 -0600

In the wonderful world of cycling, there are a lot of known facts. The sad truth on the other hand, there are also a lot of unknown facts. They are also known as myths. Here are a few misconceptions that you may or may not already know:

How to Choose a Bicycle for Heavy Riders

Wed, 20 Jan 2016 10:36:01 -0600

Enjoy the pleasure and benefits of riding a bicycle! But first, you may want to pick a good bike that is right for you. Check your local bicycling stores or look at websites to find the bicycle you need. Some companies specialize in bicycles for heavy riders.

Tips for Riding a Bicycle for Heavy Riders

Wed, 20 Jan 2016 10:35:45 -0600

Cycling can be treated as a sport, a recreational activity, a form of exercise, and a means of transport. So you can actually use your bike in any way you want and in the capacity you can. For heavy riders with less experience on their bikes however, they may ride their bikes just like how a beginner rider would do. So, if you are a heavy rider with less experience on a bike, you may want to consider the following suggestions:

Affordable Electric Bicycles

Thu, 14 Jan 2016 09:24:14 -0600

The price range - For the value of what you get, electric type of bicycles are a great bargain indeed. Brand new ones start as low as $300 and can go as high as $3000. You can find solid choices in the $1000 range if you don't possess the budget for the top of the line.

How to Gain Confidence in Riding a Bicycle

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 14:07:53 -0600

Do you want to ride a bicycle but lack the confidence to do so? Riding a bicycle can be fun and it can be a good exercise to stay fit and healthy. However, many have second thoughts riding a bike. They feel conscious of how they appear on the bike or are afraid to go off-balanced and fall.

Why Buying a Used Mountain Bike Is a Better Idea

Fri, 08 Jan 2016 13:12:42 -0600

Buying a used mountain bike can sometimes be a dilemma to beginners. You are always bouncing between whether to get a new bike, or to go for a used one. If you ask people, they are sure to come up with loads of reasons to back up both the stands. However, being experts in this, we will give you the best reasons why buying a used one is always a far better option for a beginner.

Helpful Cycling Tips for Overweight and Obese Women

Tue, 05 Jan 2016 10:18:17 -0600

Cycling is an ideal form of exercise for overweight and obese. With full determination, proper outlook and right methods, cycling can be so much fun even for overweight or obese.

Cycling Tips for Overweight or Obese

Tue, 29 Dec 2015 09:32:10 -0600

Physical activity is very important in order to be fit and healthy. Regular physical activities could help protect from diseases or disorders such as heart disease, mental illness, cancer, arthritis, diabetes and even obesity. Cycling regularly is one of the best physical activities you can do to greatly reduce the risk of health problems. It is healthy, low-impact form of exercise that could be enjoyed by people of all ages. Also, it's less expensive and environment friendly.

6 Top Benefits of Indoor Cycling

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 09:54:16 -0600

Indoor cycling is much more than riding a stationary bicycle. Benefits abound for people choosing this type of fitness activity.

Bike Parts Worth Splurging On

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 07:46:23 -0600

Bicycles are more popular now than any time in the last century. If you're new to riding, buy these bike parts first before spending your money elsewhere.

Things to Consider When Buying Specialized Bikes

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 15:26:55 -0600

Specialized bikes come in many makes and models. Determining which one is the best for you takes some careful consideration.

Mountain Bikes and Trails Around Mesa, Arizona

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 15:29:13 -0600

If you are seeking an awesome mountain biking adventure, be sure to check out Mesa Arizona, a favorite for trail bikes. For those that don't already know, Mesa, Arizona was voted one of the top 10 cities for riders, and such accolades don't just come from an obscure publication, but by Forbes magazine itself. Therefore, with such high praise, get on your bike and head out to Mesa you won't be disappointed. Life is full of fun and adventure when you go for a ride, pun intended.

Types of Bikes for All Sorts of Riders

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 14:05:04 -0600

Whether you're looking for a good way to exercise, a way to enliven your commute, a first ride for a youngster, or just a way to spend less time in your car, here are the types of bikes on the road today to consider. Once you hop on one of these, you'll feel the thrill of the road.

Know About Electric Road Bikes

Mon, 07 Dec 2015 09:31:50 -0600

Many innovative techniques have been implemented in designing the modes of transportation like bikes and cars. The enhanced features like speed, light weight frame design and less fuel consumption of the modern bikes not only fulfill the user's requirement or energy efficiency but also provide riders with comfort and a fast way to get to their destination.

Would You Buy or DIY a Bike Wall Mount?

Mon, 07 Dec 2015 08:53:52 -0600

Whether you are looking for a simple storage solution, or a way to add a touch of character to your home, a bike wall mount can provide both. The only question is: Should you buy one, or create your own instead?

The Advantages Of Using an Adjustable Seatpost With Your Cycle

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:08:18 -0600

One of the most highly demanded and favoured products by cyclists around the world is the adjustable seatpost. In the past, cyclists relied on fixed seatposts, where the height of the seat could only be increased or decreased by adjusting the seatpost clamp through the manual operation of wrenches. But, the use of adjustable seatposts has brought a sort of revolution in the world of cycling.

Choosing The Right Mountain Bike For Women

Fri, 13 Nov 2015 12:21:59 -0600

For many years one kind of bicycle dominated the scene: racing bikes. With narrow seats, downward curving handles, and a sleek look, they were what everybody rode. Now, mountain bikes are everywhere.

5 Effective Tips to Reduce Redness in the Face While Mountain Bike Riding

Tue, 03 Nov 2015 06:42:18 -0600

When riding a bike, it is natural that your face will become red. However, there are plenty of ways to combat this problem. Some of these methods can be carried out at home before the ride while others can be used during the ride. Also, there are tricks that may not help to prevent redness in the face but will make it disappear pretty quickly. For the sake of a little effort, your skin could be saved from a lot of pain and severe redness. Here are five must-use tips when planning to do mountain bike riding.

Why Bicycle Racks Are a Sign of Environmental Progress

Thu, 29 Oct 2015 13:00:03 -0500

An increase in bicycle racks around the city means a decrease in carbon emissions. Though the change may seem small, it can have lasting impacts.

Bicycles for Every Type of Rider

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 06:39:53 -0500

Bicycles can be enjoyed as your way to work or a way to unwind with family. When searching for your next ride, consider your experiences and how you intend to use it.

Caring For Your Carbon Clincher Wheelset

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 07:51:28 -0500

For your tubular carbon wheels, which must be glued onto the tires, confirm that the rims have been readied through having them lightly by scuffed using steel wool. This cleans and abrades them slightly. When the tires remain for very long durations on the rim, they could get stuck and difficult to remove and this could harm your carbon rims easily.

Carbon Fiber Bike Parts Vs Aluminum

Thu, 17 Sep 2015 13:14:07 -0500

You want your bike parts to be lightweight, durable, and inexpensive. In reality, you can only pick two out of three. How do carbon and aluminum measure up?

New Innovations in Bike Accessories

Tue, 15 Sep 2015 06:33:30 -0500

Explore new technological advances in bike accessories. Getting the latest and greatest in gadgets can increase your riding experience.

The 60mm Carbon Clincher: Is It Value For Money?

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 15:46:54 -0500

As the bike wheels market rapidly grows, many riders are keen to upgrade to newer wheel models. Leading the pack in this market is the carbon clincher wheelset. This has emerged as the ultimate in terms of wheel upgrade, promising to give the rider a similar kind of performance and power to what a car gets from a nitrous injection.

The Bike Wall Mount and Urban Living

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:57:11 -0500

Trying to store your bicycle in way that's both efficient and looks sharp? A bike wall mount might be the answer.

Bicycle Racks Give Character to Storage

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:56:54 -0500

Bicycle racks can add character to a storage space. A customized rack can be both functional and appealing.

Choosing The Best Bicycle If You Want To Ride Off Road

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:59:01 -0500

If you are thinking about buying a mountain bicycle for the first time you might want to check the best bicycle reviews first. These will point you in the right direction for price and show you the newest models.

Fixies - The Need For Urban Culture

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:30:17 -0500

The Fixies in a revolutionary manner have the full right to be called so as their inception has created the new way of understanding the mode of transport. Little does it look, that this bike with no gears would take you a long way, however the fact is that the small things do better than the bigger ones in this case. We have heard the old adage that, "where there is a will, there is a way".

Richie Porte - Moving to Greener Pastures?

Wed, 05 Aug 2015 11:26:16 -0500

What does the future hold for Richie Porte? Will the move to another team prove to be a success? Only time will tell.

Are Carbon Fiber Road Bikes Better?

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:05:07 -0500

You may not think there isn't a big difference in what type of bike you get but if you do your homework you will find that carbon fiber road bikes are by far the best ones to get. The durability is better and you get a much better experience with it than a standard one.

Explore Options in Specialized Bikes

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:59:41 -0500

The true bicycling enthusiasts settle for nothing less than unique specialized bikes. Explore model options and designs for your budget and needs.

Hating Bikers Is in Our DNA

Fri, 24 Jul 2015 11:27:14 -0500

Denver had this big event a few weeks ago called "Bike to Work Day" encouraging people to ride to work. There were several vendors offering free breakfast, water, and random stuff that you toss in your kitchen junk drawer (which we've worked hard to eliminate).

A Bike Wall Mount Is A Great Solution For Cyclists That Lack Space

Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:37:22 -0500

If you do not have enough room to store your two-wheeler, a bike wall mount can easily solve that problem for you. Whether you live somewhere without outside storage, or where there isn't adequate room for a shed, purchasing a hanging rack will put your mind at ease.

Bikes for Sale - Get Your Own Customized Bikes Online

Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:54:28 -0500

Biking is enjoyable and cool especially when we select an appropriate kind of bicycle. Now-a-days we get an option of customizing our bikes based on our needs and trends. So just choose the model, fit, paint colors, parts for the bike and the company will create it for you. And your dreams will come true.

Biking With Vintage Upcycled Charicycles in Dubai

Thu, 11 Jun 2015 13:13:03 -0500

With our fast paced lives and our environment becoming ever so delicate, it's the going back to basics that remind us of what's important. Taking in the simple pleasures our universe has to offer, the small investments that allow us to feel the freedom of being a child again. And while there are many of these we can think of, the one we are speaking of, is biking with Charicycles!

Helpful Tips When Choosing Bikes To Buy

Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:00:28 -0500

For people with an active lifestyle, owning a bike is more of a necessity than just a mere want. So, if you have an active lifestyle and you are planning to buy your own bicycle, you need to know the different kinds of bike before deciding which one to buy. You've come a long way since learning how to ride on two wheels.

Top Advantages Of Lightweight Folding Bikes

Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:11:00 -0500

Getting a high grade of folding bike which is light in weight is surely a great buy when you go to the online stores. Reap the innumerable benefits of this purchase.

Cycling at Night

Thu, 07 May 2015 14:12:34 -0500

Learn simple and easy tips to follow for biking at night. Follow these tips and have a safer biking experience.

Why Giant Bikes Are A Perfect Gift For Kids

Wed, 06 May 2015 09:33:08 -0500

If you want to let your kids experience the joy and excitement of being young, let them enjoy more active playtimes. Better yet, introduce them to the life-changing experience of riding Giant bikes. Active play, especially when done outdoors, should be a regular activity for your children.

Bicycle Tire Flat Prevention Tips

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:31:26 -0500

Tired of those annoying bicycle tire flats? Learn easy tips to follow that will help you reduce the frequency of tire flats.