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The Case For And Against Bike Training Wheels

The Case For And Against Bike Training Wheels

Those days of trying to learn to ride and those painful skinned knees etched permanent memories that many people share. Perhaps your first outings included a rig with bike training wheels before you did

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Why You Can’t Ignore The Importance Of Steering Dampers

Why You Can’t Ignore The Importance Of Steering Dampers

If you’re a mountain biker, you learn quickly that suspension is an essential part of the riding experience. And it won’t take long for you to learn about the role of the MTB steering damper.The reason

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How To Choose Between A Cyclocross Vs. Hybrid Bikes

How To Choose Between A Cyclocross Vs. Hybrid Bikes

It’s safe to say that bikes have come a long way from the early 1800s. It’s not just the technology but the specializations in design for different uses. Therein lies the benefits of getting a steed

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Car Manufacturers That Make Bicycles From Economy To Luxury

Car Manufacturers That Make Bicycles From Economy To Luxury

So, you may not see yourself ever being able to afford an Aston Martin, but it doesn’t mean you can’t get a ride with that iconic brand on your down tube. Many well-known companies have delved into

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The Amphibious Bicycle - The Bike That Swims

The Amphibious Bicycle – The Bike That Swims

You may have heard of the amphibious car, made popular in the 1960s with the Amphicar Model 770. But there’s also a bike that floats on water too. The concept isn’t new and probably makes sense given

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Bicycle Insurance - Is It Necessary?

Bicycle Insurance – Is It Really Necessary?

It’s no secret that cycling is becoming a more popular means of transportation. People are more concerned about their health and are trying to save money. Some cities have as much as 5% of the population

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9 Important Bike Hand Signals You Should Know

9 Important Bike Hand Signals You Should Know

Have you ever been out driving on the road and you are stuck with someone who doesn’t know how to use their blinker?It can be frustrating when you are making behind them, and all of a sudden, they slow

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Should You Get A Vintage Bike?

Should You Get A Vintage Bike?

It’s no secret the vintage anything is pretty much en vogue these days. Everything from clothing, to cars, to music, to furniture are all considered better in many ways when they are vintage. But what

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Understanding Your Energy Use When Cycling

Understanding Your Energy Use When Cycling

Cycling performance, even on non-competitive levels, is largely dependent on more than just your skills. Energy use is a crucial aspect when trying to maintain higher speeds and cover longer distances

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The Cost Of Electric Bikes Vs. Other Transportation

The Cost Of Electric Bikes Vs. Other Transportation

There are plenty of reasons for riding a bike on your commute that go well beyond trying to be more fit, or even save time. For many riders, especially in larger cities, riding a bike to work can save

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3 Great Looking Diy Electric Bikes

3 Great Looking Diy Electric Bikes

Electric bikes are no longer some small niche limited to a minority of riders. As technology has progressed, these bikes have become increasingly popular, mainly due to riders realizing the benefits having

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How To Bike Train Effectively With A Full-Time Job

How To Bike Train Effectively With A Full-Time Job

In a perfect world, anyone training for races or for big fitness gains could all just be sponsored by big time companies, and put all their time into the training part, without having to worry about employment.Unfortunately,

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