How To Clean a Rusty Bike Chain

Cleaning Bike Chain

Your bike doesn’t have to be left outside for rust to start accumulating on your chain. Riders in wet or seaside climates tend to have a serious rust problem. After a long ride, the last thing you’re thinking about is wiping down your bike after. In reality, wiping down your chain may be one of … Read more

Top 5 Reliable Electric Bikes For Under $1000

Electric foldable bike

Finding reliable electric bikes for under $1000 is part research, part luck, and part compromise. E-Bikes cannot come too cheap because, besides the bike itself, there are few other expensive parts to be considered like the motor, the battery, and the controllers. This is probably the main reason you’ll see a lot of complaints about … Read more

47 Bike Brands that are available in the USA

Bike Brands in the USA

When it comes to bike brands available in the United States there is Cannondale, Giant, Norco, Canyon, Colnago, Ancheer, Merida, Ghost, Electra, and the list goes on and on. And with each brand and each bike type, there is a lot of history, passion, and effort that goes sometimes unnoticed so that you can ride … Read more

Presta Valve vs Schrader Valve – How to Pump?

Schrader and Presta Valves

When it comes to biking, ignorance is far from bliss, and it will eventually lead you down the wrong path. This is certainly true when it comes to tires and innertubes, the bicycle component that is most likely to spoil a beautiful ride. While tires and innertubes are not super complicated devices, they do have … Read more

What You Need to Know on the Differences Between Men’s and Women’s Bikes

Women vs. Man Bike Difference

In the past, bike makers focused most of their research and production on men’s bikes. Bikes for women had less premium hardware, fewer color choices, and fewer options. Fortunately, the bicycle industry has changed its tune and now makes models for women comparable to men’s bikes. Although there are subtle design variations in male and … Read more

Mountain Bike Gear Shifting 101

MTB Cassette

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. There are many different types of bicycles to choose from depending on how you want to use them. They can be used for transportation, recreation, … Read more

Road Cycling Gear in Toronto, Canada

Biking in Toronto

Folks in Toronto look to road cycling this summer to get outside to escape the confines of home and get some exercise. Before getting this started, there are many things to consider. Cycling in certain areas, on paths and across roads in Toronto will require particular gear to get the most out of your daily … Read more

How Much Cycling Is Too Much for a Beginner?

Man on a bike

Everyone starts somewhere. This is true in all aspects of life, including cycling. When it comes to self-improvement, cycling is an effective and efficient way to better your physical and mental health. Even short trips every day can benefit your cardiovascular health. To bring your bicycle out of the garage or to buy a new … Read more

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