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Group cycling in the sunset

How Cycling Will Help You De-Stress Better Than Medication

Cycling helps you de-stress! Don’t just take my word for it. Studies have proven that cycling is an effective way to de-stress. I read Neil Shah, the founder and director of Stress Management Society comment: “Cycling is one of the most effective treatments for stress and in many cases has been proven to be as

Thinking about the bike

How Cycling Makes You Smarter!

It is no secret that exercise has health benefits too numerous to recount. Aerobic exercise can extend your life, help you lose weight, and fight depression all at the same time. There is something about raising your heart rate and sweating a bit that works to heal a person’s body and ward off physical and

Learn Recovery Ride

What Are Recovery Rides- Benefits, Method, And More

Have you ever heard of a recovery ride? No, it’s not a ride that you take after recovering from an injury. I know it does sound like it. Funny name. A recovery ride is a low-intensity ride that has a duration of 30-90 minutes. It is to warm up your muscles so that the blood

bike shop owner selling bikes

How To Change Owning A Bike Shop Into A Profitable Business

Bike shops are a time-honored business that can thrive in most local markets. Most cycling enthusiasts invest in their bike shops, seeing it as the best way to monetize their passion. However, being enthusiastic about cycling and bikes won’t turn your bike shop into a success story. While knowing about cycling and bike models is

Prevent Injury While Cycling

How Can You Prevent Injury While Cycling?

Beginners often sustain injuries when riding bicycles. Injuries, however, can easily be inflicted and treated. Read on to learn about cycling injuries. Cycling is a sport, and just like any other sport, there is always a risk of injury involved when you ride a bicycle. In the United States alone, over 130,000 bicyclists are injured

How To Ride A Bike Adult Version

How To Ride A Bike As An Adult In Just 9 Steps

Many of us did not get to learn how to ride a bike when we were kids but that does not mean that we cannot get a second chance at that as adults. You would be surprised that many adults did not learn this necessary skill, and it is never too late to start! Through

Expert Biker Tips On How To Find Good Cheap Mountain Bikes

Now this is an article I was born to write. Finding a good cheap mountain bike is one of my strengths. I firmly believe that within reason nothing, not even a tight budget, should hold anyone back from getting their hands on a really good cheap mountain bike. The world is full of great options

Does Cycling Burn Belly Fat

Does Cycling Burn Belly Fat? 6 Tips To Burn Fat With Cycling

Cycling is a competitive sport with a lot of advantages. Yes, you’ve guessed it right! One of the advantages of cycling is that It Does Burn Belly Fat. Cycling will also shed all those extra pounds (extra fat) that you have stored in your body. But it does take time. When cycling there is not

Wheel Truing

How To True A Bike Wheel With 2 Different Methods!

What is meant by truing a bike wheel? I am glad you asked. Well, when there is some wobbling in your wheel spokes, you have to adjust the tension of your spokes. This process is known as truing. It’s important because it helps keep your wheel straight as well as reduce any vibrations.  To true

Cycling In Japan

Cycling In Japan: A Detailed Guide On Japanese Bike Culture

If you are looking for a comprehensive guide that provides all the necessary information you need about cycling in Japan, here is one! In this article, you will understand the reasons why there are more bikes than cars in Japan, despite being a country with many car manufacturers; you will discover the commonest types of

Best Handle Grips

Best Bike Handle Grips- Top 9 To Go For!

Bike handle grips are an important component of the bike. They provide the necessary comfort and grip you need. Now there may come a time when you will have to replace the grips. This may be because there is too much wear and tear or you may just want something better! Whatever the reason, you

Cool bicycle

8 Unique Bicycles That You Can Buy Today!

Bikes are pretty much all the same, aren’t they? Okay, so your neighbor may turn his racing handlebars upside down but basically, the bike is the same as your other neighbor. But the good news is that if you wish to be the neighbor with a cool bike, there is still some hope! While I

Family Cycling Together

Biking Culture and Traditions Around The World

Bicycles are no longer just a mode of transportation, instead, they are a symbol of freedom, style, and sustainability. They are nature-friendly because of their zero emissions. But the rise in bicycle popularity is nothing new. Bicycles have been around since 1817. Were they always called bicycles? I am glad you asked. Well, in the

Best Cycling Routes

Best Cycling Routes — Scenic Roads To Enjoy Your Ride

Cycling holds limitless adventures for us all and what’s better than experiencing an adventure in some breathtaking landscapes? From the high peaks of Blue Ridge Parkway to the red rocky coastline of Pacific Coast Highway, we have the best routes in the USA and worldwide like the La Route Verte (Canada) and the EuroVelo 6

Cyclist Man Riding A Bike On The Road

Interesting Bicycle Facts That You Did Not Know!

Bicycles are an amazing way to get the needed exercise. They are a fun way to get a much-needed break from our routine and cruise along the roads carefree. And with the pandemic, more and more people have picked up on cycling as a hobby.   Despite these bicycles being a part of our lifestyle, how

Restore A Vintage Bike

How To Restore A Vintage Bike In 12 Simple Steps!

Vintage bicycles have been an interesting subject for collectors and bicycle enthusiasts. And rightly so because these bicycles are the forefathers of the bicycles as we know them today. High-wheel bikes, safety bicycles, balloon-tire bicycles, and Vintage bikes from the 19th century (before World War II) have been the center of attention of many collectors. 

Women vs Men Bike

Women vs Men Bikes: 8 Main Differences Explained!

When cycling started to make its way as a means of transport in society, the designs were quite simple. With time, this design was involved. Creators started to add a more “Feminine” touch if I might say. This was because of the ongoing research on the female anatomy. This research proved that women, on average,

Applying Bike Chain Lubricant

Bike Chain Lube Alternatives: What Else Can You Use?

All cycling enthusiasts know the importance of a well-lubricated bike. It makes your pedaling smooth along with extending the life of your drivetrain. But what if you run out of bike chain lube right when you need it? The probability of that happening is quite high! When that happens, there are some Bike Chain Lube

Bicycle Caps

The Purpose of Cycling Caps – Your One Stop To Know It All!

Have you ever wondered why people wear cycling caps under their helmets, especially the senior riders? I used to think it was a styling choice but you will be surprised to know that just a little research proved me wrong. That’s right! Cycling caps keep the sweat out of your helmet and tug your hair

Bicycle Too Big Signs

6 Signs Your Bicycle Is Too Big: Is Your Bike Oversized?

Have you ever felt shoulder pain or in any other area while riding your bicycle? Chances are that your new bike might be too big for you. You need to know that getting the right-sized bike is important. Without the proper size, how will you be able to ride the bike properly? You might have

Cycling And Vertical Jumps

Can Cycling Increase My Vertical Jumps? Let’s Find Out!

A vertical jump, or you can say a vertical leap, is exactly what you think it is. That’s right! You jump upwards in the air. Why does one do that? Good question. I used to think that too until I did some research and found out that vertical jumps help build endurance. In a vertical

Flat Tire

Can You Ride A Bike With A Flat Tire? Here’s What You Should Know!

Doesn’t it feel amazing to cruise on your bike, going against the wind, and just enjoying the day? The only thing I dread on such a day is hearing a Thump! There you have it, A Flat Tire! It’s just like having a rainstorm on your picnic. You wouldn’t be surprised to know that according

Couple Cycling Together

How To Start Cycling If You Are Old In 10 Steps!

The one activity that knows no age limit is cycling! Ask me, I will be 58 in a few months and I still have these knees riding the bicycle! I picked up cycling again when I was 50 years old and retired from my job. Were there any precautions? Well, yes. You did not expect

Long Distance Cycling

12 Tips and Tricks For Long Distance Cycling

Ah, long-distance cycling. All of us cycling enthusiasts have the dream of riding like Alex Stieda. The first North American to don the yellow jersey of the Tour De France. He was in Team 7-Eleven and participated in 1986. Going further on every ride was certainly my dream!  If you are interested in long-distance cycling,

Best 3 Wheel Scooters For Kids

10 Best 3 Wheeled Scooters For Kids- Fun Options!

We all know kids love to have fun. Especially, on things that have wheels. Yes, I am talking about bicycles. But it may also be true that your child has an interest somewhere else. Maybe a scooter? Now, tell me what’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word scooter?

Bicycle Laws

The Safety Impacts of Bicycle Laws

You didn’t think there were no laws for bicycle riders, did you? Studies have found that bicycle laws, such as the use of bicycle helmets, are safer. These laws are approved to accommodate cyclists. But what are these laws? Good question.  How about I guide you through them? And then we can observe the impact

Adjust Front Derailleur

5 Steps To Adjust The Front Derailleur On A Mountain Bike!

A front derailleur mechanism helps your bike shift chains. Or you can say change the gear. You’ll find it on bikes that have more than one chainring. Yes, there are a lot of models of front derailleurs but they all have the same function and design.  You know what! You will be able to ride

Cycling Apps

The Best Cycling Apps: Which One Is The Best For You? (Review 2024)

Let me make this one thing straight, there are a lot of cycling applications that make it hard to choose one and you don’t actually have to choose one. From all of these options with different results, it can become pretty hectic going through all of them, that is why you have this review and

Cantilever vs V Brakes

Cantilever Brakes Vs V Brakes: Which One Is Better For Your Bike

A powerful braking structure in a bike will make you unstoppable, well not literally but in a figurative sense. When a bike is armed with powerful and responsive brakes, it is able to perform on any kind of terrain. Although there are a bunch of different brake systems, today we will be taking a detailed

Why Bike Tires Lose Pressure

Why Do Bike Tires Keep Losing Air? Pressure Loss Explained!

Flat bike tires are one of the biggest frustrations you have to face as a bike owner. It doesn’t mean that you are neglecting your bicycle. However, that is one of the reasons that bicycle tires go flat. Other reasons include a worn-out bicycle tire, problems with the tube, or maybe a person pinching your

Titanium vs Carbon Fiber

Titanium vs Carbon Fiber Bikes: Choosing The Better Option!

Should you go with a titanium bike or a carbon fiber bike? Well, that’s a good one! Both of them have their pros and cons and the right answer to this question depends on your choice. When we talk about titanium or a carbon fiber bike, we are referring to the frame of the bike. 

Bike Box Dimensions

Bike Box Dimensions, Weight, and Price: A Guide to the Size of a Bike Box

A cardboard bike box is a specially designed box that allows you to pack your bike safely without damaging any of its parts. Unlike regular boxes that are commonly used for packing items like televisions, a bike box is specifically made to ensure that your bike is securely shipped without any harm. It’s important to

Safest States For Cyclist

The Safest States for Cyclists in United States

As cycling becomes an increasingly popular mode of transportation, safety concerns remain a significant issue for cyclists. However, not all states in the United States are created equal when it comes to safety for those who choose to travel on two wheels. A recent study conducted by our team has revealed the safest states for

Waxing Bike Chain

How To Wax A Bike Chain- A Complete Waxing Guide

An essential part of taking care of your bike is keeping the chain in good shape. Waxing your bicycle chain may seem like a small step but it has many benefits. It helps your bike run smoothly, reduces wear and tear, and keeps it from getting rusty or corroded. It’s an easy process that will

Future of Cycling

Bike Of The Future: What is The Future of Cycling?

Do you remember watching the Jetsons when you were little? They showed a fantastic future, with robotic maids, flying cars and so much more. How do you envision the future of bicycles? I mean, we already have amazing electric bikes, but have you ever wondered what’s next? What Are The New Trends In The Bicycle

Environmental Benefits of Cycling

9 Environmental Benefits of Cycling

Did you know that there are 880 thousand bikes in Amsterdam which are owned by almost 811 thousand people? There are more bikes than people in Amsterdam. Amazing isn’t it? Why am I telling you this? Good question! Well, do you know that studies have shown that Amsterdam has a better AQI (air quality index)

Cities Bicycles Outnumber Cars

Cities Where Bicycles Outnumber Cars!

The fact that there are more bikes than vehicles in Amsterdam makes it one of the most famous cities in the world and no doubt the most interesting one too. This historic city has long embraced a way of life that is more eco-friendly, wholesome, and effective.Amsterdam’s bike culture is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced

Building A Bike

Is It Cheaper To Build Own Bike?

According to the Bicycle Association, between 2019 to 2022, bicycle prices have increased by 40 %.  It’s true for both mountain bikes and road bikes.  Entry-level bike prices have gone up to 50% since 2014.  With such a spike in the prices, you are not wrong to think- Is It Cheaper To Build Your Own Bike?

Cycling For Perfect Butt

Science of Cycling: How Cycling Makes Your Butt Look Good

Let’s admit it, we have seen pictures of those perfect-shaped cyclists with Olympian bodies in magazines. After seeing them, there is this one question that always persists- Does Cycling Makes My Ass Look Good? The answer to that question is both yes and no! Cycling helps you burn fat, and you will burn fat in

How To Easily Adjust Bike Brakes

How To Easily Adjust Your Bike’s Brakes – Bike Maintenance Tips

No matter what kind of cyclist you are, beginner or professional, you are bound to deal with squeaky brakes sooner or later, it is a rite of passage, there is no avoiding it. Although this might seem like a problem, it is not, many of these problems can be fixed from the comfort of your

How To Install Caliper Brakes

How To Install Caliper Brakes On Bike In 9 Easy Steps!

What are caliper brakes? Good question! Caliper brakes are mechanical braking systems with a single bolt. You can install them either on the front or rear of a bike. The choice is yours. But don’t worry, I’ll get into the details of how you can install caliper brakes!  Pay attention because we are about to

Does Cycling Build Leg Muscle

Does Cycling Build Leg Muscle?- Your Guide To Cycling Fitness

The stronger your legs, the better your cycling performance. With more muscular legs, you’ll be able to push better through the pedals and enhance your speed. This comes down to building your leg muscles. Now, you could hit the gym for strength and endurance training, do some squats and heavy lifting, and build your leg

Squeaky Bike Brakes

How To Fix Squeaky Bike Brakes In Simple Steps!

A squeaky brake is definitely an annoying situation. Especially when you do not know the reason behind it. Now, you may have oil or grease on your rim, a misaligned braking surface, or it’s possible that your brake pads are contaminated. No matter the reason, you can face a squeaky situation on any kind of

How To Build Your Own Bmx Bike

How To Build Your Own BMX Bike In 8 Easy Steps

I prefer aggressive riding and that’s why I take a particular interest in BMX Bikes. You know they are known for hardcore sports and aggressive riding. But the problem was not being able to customize the components. It was getting very hard to find a BMX that suited my style and preference. And that’s when

Cycling Work Abs

Does Biking Work Your Abs?

Pedaling a bike is a popular exercise and health maintenance activity.  Bike riding is a convenient way to get around, but exactly how much effort are you really putting into your abs?  Performing aerobic exercises will raise your heart rate and keep it elevated for a while and your abdominal muscles will benefit from this.

Cycling Bigger Legs

Will Cycling Make Your Legs Bigger?

Have you ever seen a cyclist’s legs? Well, they look bigger than usual, isn’t it? The extreme buildup of bodily mass and those cuts around the quadriceps and hamstrings give a very different look to the legs. But, are they bigger or well-toned? As a cyclist, you need to build extreme leg strength to push

Cycling Knee Pain

What is Anterior Knee Pain? Cycling Pain Explained!

You might have heard about this a lot, but what exactly is Anterior Knee Pain (Cycling)? This is the pain that cyclists feel at the front of their knee joint, and if untreated, it becomes excruciating aching pain.  This knee pain is very common amongst cyclists, and most of the time the problem is not

Exercise Bikes With Screen

Best Exercise Bikes With Screen Reviewed

Investing in your fitness is one of the best and important decisions that you will ever make. These exercise bikes with screens, also known as smart indoor trainers are here to get you fit. Indoor Trainers are one of the best ways to get you in shape, and they don’t require any kind of preparation.

Best Cyclists Ever

10 Best Cyclists In History That You Should Know Of!

Do you know about cycling legends? They are the champions of cycling, having conquered different challenges like Tour De France, Grand Tours, World Championship, and more. They have built a whole legacy. Yes, you are right. It does include names like Wout Van Aert, Tadej Pogacar, and more.  But we have to travel a little

Best Bikes For Exercise

8 Best Bikes For Exercise To Choose From!

Do you know what’s amazing? Being 50 but still looking like you’re 30! I mean how cool is that? And you don’t even need to spend a lot of money on skincare products to look like Angelina Jolie. All you have to do is get some exercise! That’s right! Exercise can do wonders for your

Best Bike Tubes Review

10 Best Bike Tubes- Inner Tubes To Choose From

A bike tube is an important component of the tire. It helps maintain the optimum pressure. You see, a bike tube fits inside the casing of your tire. When you inflate it, the inner tube will provide support and the outer tube will help the tire achieve more grip.  Sounds boring doesn’t it? But there

Best Bike Trailers For Kids

13 Best Bike Trailers For Kids In 2024

Bike Trailers for kids let you carry your children along with you on bike rides. You just attach them to your bikes and you will be pulling the kids along like a chariot. I understand. Being a bike enthusiast certainly isn’t easy when you have a family too, keeping them out of the thrill and

Balance Bikes For Kids All Ages

Best Balance Bikes For Kids and Toddlers (Updated 2024)

Balance Bikes are extremely fun for kids, once your child gets their hand on them there is no going back. As you might have seen, balance bikes are like your normal bikes, except they are for kids and are pedal-less. To ride them, kids use their own set of legs, which is cool and fun

Child and Baby Bike Seats

Best Child and Baby Bike Seats For 2024

Having your child with you when you go riding on bicycles is pure euphoria, plus it also shows kids the beauty of riding a bike. It is going to be a while until they are up…

Healthier And Happier

How Cycling Makes You Healthier and Happier

For cyclists, riding a bike is the greatest workout and recreational activity you can ever engage in. If you ask any experienced cyclist, they will tell you how much they love cycling and how it has improved their lives.  Riding a bike isn’t nearly as unpleasant as jogging or going to the gym for most

20 Benefits of Cycling

20 Benefits of Cycling: How Cycling Improves Your Health

Cycling, unlike other sports, is not restricted to any age group. It is ideal for old people, especially tricycles because it not only improves their health but also provides a low-impact workout. Another benefit of cycling is that it improves your mental as well as physical health. It also boosts your mental health and helps

Bike Tire Size Chart

Mountain Bike Tire Size Chart: A Guide to Tire Sizes

In the 90’s, when the mountain biking industry experienced a huge boost, Cannondale was the first to use a 24″ rear wheel. They used it in the “Beast of the East” edition. Following suit, Wes Williams, the owner of  Willits, advised for what we today know as 29er. Do you know that now there is

Step Through vs. Step Over Bikes

Step Through Vs. Step Over Bikes – Which One Is Better?

The design of a bicycle is extremely important, not just for its appearance but also for its performance. Over the years, bicycle designs have evolved greatly, starting from the early 1800s when bikes were made of wood and not used for transportation. In the past two decades, the design and features of bikes have greatly

Best Tricycle For Adults

10 Best Tricycle For Adults: A Buyer Friendly Guide

Tricycles have three wheels, that’s how they provide the extra balance. Their design makes them ideal for riders who might need extra support. But wait! That’s not all! Tricycles are a fun way to get exercise. There are different types of tricycles too like traditional, recumbent, and folding that target different needs! However, there is

Measure A Bike Frame

How to Measure a Bike Frame and Determine Your Bike Size

Bike fitting and sizing is something we have all had trouble with. Even the best fitters in the world who work with all the best triathletes and professional racers at one time did not know their saddle was too high or their frame too small. Now they use laser levels and special electronics to determine

Road Bike Brands

Top 50 Best Road Bike Brands (2024 Update)

Urban cycling is shooting up in popularity and has been in recent years. It is one of the greenest and healthiest ways to get around the city. More people are cycling to work now than ever before, because of the rising prices of gas and insurance. Indeed, it is far cheaper to simply get a

Best Bike Brands

30 Best Bike Brands In The Cycling World

Whenever we set out to make a purchase, different factors influence our buying decisions. Sure, we check the quality and keep in mind the price and our budget. But the very first thing that prompts us to consider the product in the first place is the “Brand Name”.  Brand image and association are the main

How To Fit A Bicycle

How To Fit Your Bicycle: Bike Fit Explained

No matter how you ride, whether on or off the road, casually or competitively, bicycling is most comfortable when you adjust your bike and its components to fit your body. Fitting your bike will be great for your flexibility, height, and riding style. If your bike fits poorly, it’ll make your riding inefficient, and cause

Mechanics repairing a bicycle in workshop

Three Basic Bike Maintenance Tips You Can Do Yourself

If you have read any of my other articles you would know I am pretty adamant about bikes being a utilitarian machine. The reason I say that so much and why I believe is because I believe anyone is capable of maintaining their own bicycles and I am going to give you a few tips

Cyclist thinking

The 15 Types Of Cyclists We All Hate

Of course, this is a problem on a website about, and for bikes. There’s a real possibility the list could end up with nothing more than why cyclists rule the world, and car drivers are all morons. But nothing could be further than the truth. Because when you think about it, there are assholes in

Stradalli and Bike Aid people

A Special Gift For A Great Cycling Charity

Disease, war, poverty and genocide have riddled Africa for decades. Unfortunately movies and television shows have brought more awareness to this problem than the best documented news story ever could. For the devastated continent, any help and awareness is needed. A few years ago a German based bicycle club of 600 members, Bike Aid, decided

Blue Ridge Parkway

Top 10 Reasons To Ride In Western North Carolina

If you are like most touring cyclists, you’re in perpetual search of the next new and exciting destination. If you are looking, I have a suggestion for you: Asheville and Western North Carolina in the southeast United States. We are biased since we are locals and provide bicycle tours in the area, but we know

Star Wars bikes

Top 10 Star Wars Bikes in the Galaxy (and 2 Star Trek Spies)

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, there was a planet called Earth. On this planet full of water and green prickly things, there was a very strange race of creatures indeed, called people. They were rather primitive at first, but soon began to develop. They dreamed of flying among the stars.

Custom frame builder working

The 10 Most Epic Sins Of Your Nearest Bike Shop And Local Bike Mechanic

I always considered the local bike shop and the bike mechanics laboring away inside like little wizards, a place of tranquility and peaceful serenity. I loved going into new shops and talking shop with the guys covered in oil behind the counter, or shooting the breeze with the owner. It was good fun and an

Man holding his bike high

21 Tips To Look Like A Beginner On Your Mountain Bike

Even as beginner mountain bikers, there’s no need to go out there and show yourself up like one. Maybe you’ve decided that mountain biking is your new passion. Maybe you’re just interested in doing some riding that isn’t boring as road biking. Whatever your reason or motivation may be, you don’t have to embarrass yourself

10 Auto Bikes That Cost More Than Your Car (If You Have One)

Just when you thought things couldn’t get any better than this, you find out that car manufacturers have begun to branch out into bikes. In reality, carmakers have been producing and branding bikes for over 15 years. Mercedes-Benz started this trend by branding an AMP mountain bike. The bike could be folded into a suitcase

Dog sitting in a bicycle basket

Cute Alert! Here Are The Top 15 Animals on Bikes Videos Ever

Pets are the most amazing things ever. We have all had pets, or wanted to at some point in our lives. Every now and then, animals tend to do the funniest things ever. For example, they ride bikes, they get in the way of bikers at races, etc. They do all sorts of things that

Cyclist hit by a car

The 25 Scariest Texting and Driving Accident Statistics

Each year, about 1,300,000 people are killed in road accidents. This is a mind-numbing number of deaths for the worst reason in the world. This means that over 3,000 people die every single day due to collisions on the road. With numbers like that, you start to wonder how the world is still on the

Goggle car

8 Reasons Cyclists Should Love Google Cars

In May 2010, Google implemented the first self-driven cars. For those of you who don’t know about this, try reading the news sometime. These cars seemed to be straight out of a science fiction movie. They used a complex system of lasers, sensors and computer programs to predict the behavior of other vehicles. They could

Cycling magazines

7 Cycling Magazine Publishers Share Their Best Tips

The world of cycling is very diverse. There are many resources, both online and in print, that deal with cycling and everything associated with it. However, different cyclists have very different opinions on what the content of such resources should be. It has always been about print media. Cycling magazines impart a sense of class

Bikes ready to be sold

How To Find The Best Cheap Bicycles – Online And In Real Life

Ouch! Who knew two wheels and a metal frame could cost so much money? I mean, compared to a car, bicycles cost peanuts but still, sometimes when you’re on a budget, you can’t afford a $5000 bike. Even if you can, you’d probably like to see if there’s similarly good quality bikes at a better

Rider falling from his bike

How To Review Your Bicycle Insurance Needs And The Cost Of Insurance

In today’s world, the price of fuel is rocketing higher. Fossil fuels are running out. As this happens, more and more people are turning towards bicycles as their preferred mode of transport. This is a fact that cannot be ignored. However, it should also be noted that most of you bike owners haven’t even considered

Man with palm on face

We Hate Cyclists – 5 Politicians Who Are Against Bikes

Politicians are just human like the rest of us. And sometimes humans say some really, really stupid things. There’s no end to the people who take a stand against cycling and want to prevent the spread of cycling infrastructure. There’s always been opponents to cycling. People don’t want cyclists on the road. They don’t want

Bike being stolen

Top 12 Bike Crimes Ever

You’ve heard of getaway cars, right? Well, what about getaway bicycles? Like almost anything in society, if it exists, it’s been stolen or used to commit a crime at some point. Bicycles are no exception to the rule. Bike theft is a big deal just about everywhere where bikes are popular. But that’s not the

Cargo bike delivery

14 Reasons Why Cargo Bikes Are Better Than Delivery Trucks

If you don’t live in one of the world’s bike havens, then I guarantee all your deliveries go something like this: the post office receives your letters or packages. They load it in a big truck. And then that big truck drives to your mailbox and drops your stuff off. Wash, rinse, repeat. But there’s

Man on bike with dog

How To Choose a Dog Carrier or Dog Trailer For Your Bike

If you love biking, and you also have a dog, then the chances are you will never get the 2 of then to mix well together. With all those moving parts, and dogs being what they are; trying to hold a leash with one hand, a handlebar with the other, and not being pulled off

History of bikes

58 Milestones from Bicycle History You Must Know

Bicycles have been a big part of our society for a while now; almost everyone in the First World has learned to ride a bike at some point. We all remember our first lessons from when we were kids, and of course, our first awesome wipeout. These are our own personal biking milestones of course,