Bike Fit: How To Fit Your Bicycle

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    Bike Fit: How To Fit Your Bicycle

    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 […]

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    Bike Size Chart: What Size Bike Should I Get?

    People buy bikes for different purposes: For racing, road-biking, mountain-biking, touring or commuting. Whatever the reason you have for spending your hard-earned money on purchasing a bicycle, it is very important that you get the perfect bike for yourself. Or else, you would be throwing away your money. In this article, you will discover the […]

  • Expert Biker Explains 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 personal 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 […]

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    Read This Before Buying Used Bicycle Wheelsets

    Buying second hand or used bicycle wheelsets may seem like a really good option for anyone trying to upgrade their metal steed on a budget, but is it? There are bargains to be had out there on Ebay and the like. But before you start crawling the interbike for used bicycle wheelsets, make sure you […]

  • The 5 Different Types of Bikes You Need To Know

    For me, there are 5 different types of bikes you should know. I left off a few from this list because they might be a subcategory of one of these others or they may just not be super important. For example, beach cruisers may be a fun way to ride on Saturdays down at the […]

  • Should Electric Mountain Bikes Be Illegal?

    We’ve talked a lot about Electric bikes before, in the context of commuting to and from work and using them to ride on the streets, but how do E-bikes fit in the big wide world of sports? Are electric bikes welcome in mountain biking? Are they looked down on? The answer is an anti-climactic “both”. […]

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    Specialized S-Works Bikes – 9 Things You Must Know

    The question most amateur and some professional bikers often ask is this: What is the difference between the “regular” Specialized bikes and the Specialized S-works bikes? This is an important question, so we have decided to highlight all the things you must know about the best Specialized S-works bikes: Special Dealers Specialized S-works bikes are […]

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    21 Tips To Look Like A Beginner On Your Mountain Bike

    Even if you are brand new to mountain biking or cycling in general 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 Hell like road biking is. Whatever your […]

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    How To Find Your Best Mountain Bike Frame Size

    Shopping for a new mountain bike is an exciting prospect to be sure. But how does one know what size frame to ride? It can be a daunting task to say the least to find that perfect fit. There are more options than ever for a mountain biker today, when he or she begins to […]

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    7 Reasons You Should Go For Mountain Bike Disc Brakes

    Disc brakes are a feature that has existed for decades for vehicles, but has only recently popped up in the world of cycling. In 1997, Hayes created the first bicycle disc brake, intended for mountain bikes. It didn’t hold. Nobody wanted an overpowered new brake, when V-brakes were working perfectly well. Hayes kept on pushing […]

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    The 21 Mountain Biking Gear and Clothes You Really Need

    To successfully enjoy biking, you need to equip yourself with at least some of the following items. A lot of bikers make it compulsory for themselves to carry most of these items while enjoying their local rides. You should do the same if you want to enjoy similar experiences. If you are missing some of […]

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    8 Reasons Why You Should Buy A Fat Tire Bike

    When people indulge themselves into having a hobby, they always find it interesting to be witnesses of the evolution of trends related to it. But just as it happens to anything in life, trends tend to attract both acceptance and rejection. Bike riding is no exception. One good example of such a trend is fat tire bikes. […]

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    6 x World Champion Rebecca Rusch Is The Queen Of Pain

    Rebecca Rusch is a legend in mountain biking. 6 x world champion, 4 x Leadville 100 champion and a lot of other incredible achievements. In this interview she explains a lot about her background, how she train and how she keeps winning. How did you get into mountain biking? I got into cycling because I […]

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    How to Select the Best Mountain Bike Tires and Rims

    Every rider I have talked to has reiterated one thing; the tire and wheel you ride depends entirely on what type of riding you will be doing. Now I am almost certain there is an overlap in effectiveness and only at the highest level of racing does the perfect tread, casing, weight, and wheel material […]

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    28 Reasons Why A Single Speed Mountain Bike Is The Best Choice

    What is it with single speed mountain bikes? What’s the temptation, and why would you bother in the first place? I mean isn’t that why the God of Bikes invented gears, so we could all make it to the top of the hill without having a heart attack? Why would you want to go slower, […]

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    The 5 Types of Mountain Bikes You Need to Know

    Not all MTB’s are created equal. That goes without saying. Or does it? Well, maybe if you’re really into it and you’ve been doing it for years and spend your weekends running up and down trails. But if mountain biking is something new to you that you want to get into then you might want […]

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    Top 10 Insane Downhill and Freeride Mountain Bike Videos Ever

    In a time of heroes…no hold on. In a time of legends…no that’s not right either. Ah, got it. In a time where over 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute, it can sometimes be tough to find the exact action you’re after on the internet. The same can be said for […]

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    The Womens Mountain Bikes Scam (Why You Should Not Buy a Womens Mountain Bike)

    You do not need to buy a dedicated woman’s mountain bike if you are female. Seriously. It’s a myth that men and women need gender separate bicycles. If you take one fact from this entire article, or any article about buying mountain bikes, take this one. There is no anatomical reason why men and women […]

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    How To Pick the Best Hybrid Bicycle for Both Men and Women

    So you want a new bike but you’re not sure whether you want a racer or a mountain bike and you’re confused by all the choice out there. Don’t worry. That’s why we’re here. First things first. Why would you even choose a hybrid bike? For me the real question, is why would you not? […]