Category Archives for Fun

How To Check Bike Tire Pressure - Even Without A Tire Gauge

How To Check Bike Tire Pressure – Even Without A Tire Gauge

Whether you’re road biking, hitting singletrack trails on a mountain bike, or going for a casual stroll on a hybrid or cruiser, tire pressure is one of the most important aspects to pay attention to,

Continue reading
How To Properly Deflate And Fold A Bike Tire Tube

How To Properly Deflate And Fold A Bike Tire Tube

Any experienced cyclist knows that carrying a spare tube is an essential part of your gear for any ride. For many, the spare tube is often a used tube that is either still in working condition, or is a

Continue reading
The Effects Of Road Salt On Your Bike

The Effects Of Road Salt On Your Bike

If you’ve ever lived anywhere that receives significant snowfall, ice, or sleet at some point during the winter, you’ve definitely seen the trucks that make their way up and down the roads, spreading

Continue reading
How To Identify And Avoid Overtraining

How To Identify And Avoid Overtraining

Believe it or not, while going hard with your training is often seen as a good thing (and still can be,) there are also plenty of ways you can end up over-exerting yourself over an extended period of time,

Continue reading
Why You May Need A Cycling Coach And How To Choose

Why You May Need A Cycling Coach And How To Choose

Cycling is an individual sport for the most part, but that doesn’t mean you can’t benefit from coaching.Using a coach for your cycling is actually fairly common, and highly recommended for those wanting

Continue reading
A Primer On U.S. Electric Bikes Laws

A Primer On U.S. Electric Bikes Laws

Electric bikes have been steadily growing in popularity over the last decade, which has led to the need for some laws and restrictions across the U.S.Although it may seem unnecessary to regulate electric

Continue reading
Why Sleep Is Crucial For Better Cycling

Why Sleep Is Crucial For Better Cycling

It probably already goes without saying that getting a good night’s sleep is one of the best things you can do for yourself. Whether you’re out of shape, or in top triathlon form, trying to get by

Continue reading
Creating A Bike Training Diary: Why And How

Creating A Bike Training Diary: Why And How

If you’re looking to get the most out of your personal training, the best things you can do aside from the training itself is be mindful of your performance, and be aware of changes -- good and bad.Keeping

Continue reading
How To Prevent Your Bike Lock From Jamming

How To Prevent Your Bike Lock From Jamming

Bike locks are wonderful creations that are the last line of defense between some jerk thief and your prized two-wheel possession.But while locks are essential for the security of your bike, they can sometimes

Continue reading
Tools That Bike Thieves Use: A Thief's Perspective

Tools That Bike Thieves Use: A Thief’s Perspective

Hello!Bike thief here.You know, I have quite a bit of experience when it comes to stealing bikes. Some are incredibly easy and take literally just seconds, while others require a little extra effort,

Continue reading
What You Need To Know About Cycling While Pregnant

What You Need To Know About Cycling While Pregnant

For many women, pregnancy doesn’t have to sideline their cycling for 9+ months. When done correctly, and with caution, it’s entirely possible to retain a normal cycling schedule for an extended period

Continue reading
How To Deal With Goatheads When Riding

How To Deal With Goatheads When Riding

Flats are pretty much the worst thing that can happen to you on a ride, especially if you’re far from either your starting or end point.While broken glass, pinch flats, and various road debris are big

Continue reading
1 2 3 12