Cycling Sun Protection Guide: Essential Tips

used beach crusier

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

Maintenance Costs for an Electric Bike

E-bike maintenance costs

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

How to Add a Kickstand to an eBike

E-bike kickstand

While you may have fallen in love with your eBike, you’ve probably realized that it doesn’t come with a kickstand. Don’t worry; some bikes just don’t offer them upon purchase. However, if you don’t want to awkwardly prop your eBike against walls, posts, or plants — or, even worse, dump your nice eBike on the … Read more

How To Put a Woman’s E-Bike on a Bike Rack

Women's ebike rack

For a top tube bike, this is a relatively easy task. However, women’s e-bikes can have different frames and may not work well for some car racks. Aside from the other frames, e-bikes are more expensive and often heavier, making the right rack critical. This article will discuss how to put a woman’s e-bike on … Read more

How To Put an Ebike on a Bike Rack

Bike on car rack in Boston, MA

Electric bikes or e-bikes are quickly becoming popular for commuters and leisure cyclists. After all, who doesn’t want to ride faster and travel further while helping the environment? If you’re lucky enough to own an e-bike, you’ll need to know how to put it on a bike rack. Ebikes weigh 40-80 pounds, depending on the … Read more

How to Adjust Your Bike Saddle Correctly

saddle adjustment

Correct saddle adjustment is a very important factor when it comes to getting the most performance and comfort from your bicycle. If the saddle position is not comfortable for you, or you feel that pedaling does not feel right, you should check the height of your bike saddle.The saddle can be adjusted in four directions. … Read more

Cannondale Neo SL 2 – Feature Guide

Cannondale Topstone Neo SL 2 Electric Bike

The Cannondale Topstone Neo SL 2 Electric Bike is a Class 1 pedal assist gravel bike that goes up to 20 mph, powered by the Mahle X35 250W motor. eBike Feature Guide What you need to know before buying the new Cannondale Topstone Neo SL 2: SmartForm C2 Alloy frame and a full carbon fork … Read more

Types of Bike Tires and How to Choose the Right One

Types of bike tires

Shopping for the right bike tires can seem overwhelming. The selection of brands is large and diverse, and choosing the wrong ones can significantly impact the quality of your ride and your bike’s performance. How do you know what kind of tread to get or whether to go tubeless? This article provides an overview of … Read more

5 Handlebar Small Bags for Daily Riding

Handlebar Bag

A handlebar bag is as essential for a daily bike rider as a wallet or a purse is for everyone. Small bags come in various shapes and sizes and can fit on nearly all bicycle types with ease. When you’re looking for accessories for your bike, start by prioritizing your needs and wants to find … Read more

Mountain Bike Gear Shifting 101

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Riding your mountain bike is great exercise, but it’s not cheating to let the gears help you maximize your muscle power; that’s their reason for existence. Choosing a gear on your bike is essentially choosing your effort level. Getting a good grasp on the functioning of your mountain bike gear shifting will help you to … Read more

What Are the Different Types of Bicycles?

What Bike types

There are many types of bicycles to suit everyone’s needs! Some bikes have three wheels and a more stable structure, while others come with an electric motor or suspension system, depending on how you want to use them. For transportation, recreation, or exercise these bikes comes in a wide variety of styles that suit the … Read more

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