Cycling Sun Protection Guide: Essential Tips

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One of the best things about cycling is that you get to spend quality time outdoors. Cycling is fantastic exercise and recreation, but spending long hours under the sun can cause harm. Protecting yourself from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays is crucial to avoid sunburns and skin damage and reduce the risk of skin cancer. One … Read more

How to Find a Kickstand for Your E-Bike: Quick Guide – Updated for 2023

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Finding the perfect kickstand for your e-bike can be a daunting task, especially with so many options available on the market. Kickstands not only offer support for your e-bike when it’s not in use, but also help maintain its stability, protecting it from potential expensive damage. When searching for a kickstand, it’s crucial to consider … Read more

Bike Parts and Names for Beginners

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Most bikes have similar parts, and this guide provides an overview of the essential and optional bike parts you might find on any bike. 

Maintenance Costs for an Electric Bike

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Back in 2013 one of our colleagues was working on developing the software and testing one of the first Bosch e-bikes on the market. At the office, we had many discussions on the feasibility of e-bikes and traded off taking turns riding the in-house prototype. Now almost 10 years later, we see e-bikes all around … Read more

4 Steps to Revitalize Your Rusty Bike Chain

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Evaluating the Condition of Your Bike Chain When confronted with a rusty bike chain, the first step is to assess its condition. Is it just a few spots of rust, or has rust invaded your entire chain? For minor rust spots, cleaning is the recommended course. However, it may be time to consider a replacement … Read more

eBike Classes? What class do I need?

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With its pedal-assist feature, riding an eBike (electric bike) for the first time feels as if you’ve just discovered a superpower. eBikes are a convenient technological advancement, providing more than just a mode of transport. Whether you need to carry your groceries or your kids, these bicycles present an effortless solution. Need to avoid sweat? … Read more

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