Do Bike Seats Wear Out? How and When to Replace a Bike Seat
Read on to determine when you should replace your saddle, and watch a video detailing exactly how to switch out your bike seat.
Why Biking on Vacation Is a Great Idea (And How to Do It)
Bicycling is a great outdoor activity that benefits the cardiovascular system. It’s low impact and can reduce stress levels, and coasting down hidden alleys is an adventure of exploration. The best finds are found behind main street riding on two wheels.
20 Essential Bike Repair Tools to Bring on Your Cycle
A puncture repair kit is practically essential when cycling, but in this guide we cover some of the additional useful tools to bring on a recreational ride for making temporary repairs in the event of a breakdown.
Favorite Bike Rides in Boulder, Colorado: Sunshine Canyon to CR83 and Back
A fantastic, strenuous, climbing road ride in Boulder with a gorgeous, long descent down a jeep road features just about everything that makes cycling in Colorado great.
Favorite Bike Rides in Boulder: Linden Ave to Bow Mountain Loop
If you need to get in some aerobic work but don't have a lot of time, this ride starting at Linden and Wonderland Hills Drive is a good workout beginning on the west side of Boulder.
What to Carry in Your Bicycle Seat Bag in Case of a Flat Tire
When you're out on the trail, miles from home on the gravel road, or up there all alone on the mountain, you don't want to find out that you don't have the tools to fix a flat on your bike.
A Winter Bike Trip on the Great Allegheny Trail
There are benefits to bucking conventional wisdom. I just rode for 3 days along the Great Allegheny Passage, a bike trail built on the remains of a railroad line that was built a hundred years ago through the rugged Allegheny Mountains between...
Diadora X Vortex Pro II Mountain Biking SPD Shoes Review
A review by a cyclocross racer of the Diadora X Vortex Pro II Mountain Biking Shoes for SPD pedals.
Testing an Oval Chainring and 1x12 Group-Set on My Mountain Bike
I just upgraded my mountain bike from a 2x10 to a 1x12 with a 34T Chainring. Is this worth the investment?
10 Disadvantages of Cycling Compared to Driving
While riding a bike offers many advantages, including health benefits, affordable travel, and a way to bypass heavy traffic, cycling also has its drawbacks, including road hazards, exposure to dangerous drivers, and the inability to carry passengers.
Retrospec Review (Pros and Cons of a Cheap Amazon Bike)
Pros and cons of ordering a dirt-cheap city bike online from Amazon.
Bicycle Hack: Can You Use MTB Mechanical Disc Brakes With Road Brifters?
How to use MTB disc brakes with road-style brifters (shifter/brake combo levers) without the mushy feel or long lever travel.
Why Are Men’s and Women’s Bikes Shaped Differently?
So really...why are men’s and women’s bikes shaped differently? The answer has to do with outdated fashion rules that women no longer have to follow...so why does the difference persist?
Randonneur Conversion From a 1971 Raleigh International
My friend Daniel wanted to convert his 1971 Raleigh International to a Randonneur-style commuter. See how I did it here!
Top 8 Mallorca Cycling Climbs (Best Training Routes)
A guide to cycling training in Mallorca, featuring some of the best cycling climbs on the island: Sa Colobra, San Salvador, and the fabled Coll de Soller, and a strava leaderboard.
Vittoria Cross XL Pro CX Tire Review (Perfect for Muddy Rides)
A review of the characteristics of the Vittoria Cross XL Pro clincher cyclocross tire from a muddy Sherwood Forest.
What's the Best Affordable Fixed-Gear Wheelset for 2016?
Trying to choose the top fixed gear wheelset for your bike build? This article will take a look at four of the best options on the market, and offer a few helpful hints, tips and product reviews.
Best Cycling Team Jerseys From Tour De France History
A guide to some of the best cycling trade team jerseys and kits from the history of the Tour De France, from Cipollini's red Saeco team to La Vie Claire's Mondrian-inspired designs.
The Best Cyclocross Clincher Tires for Dry Conditions
This is a guide to the best clincher cyclocross tires for racing and training in dry conditions from Continental, Kenda, Maxxis, Michelin, and Ritchey.
Shimano PD-M540 Pedals Review for Cyclocross and Mountain Biking
A review of the Shimano PD-M540 SPD Pedals. These mountain bike pedals have excellent capabilities for cyclocross racing.
Five Best Bicycle Computers With Cadence: Reviews & Considerations for 2019
If you're a cycling fan, a great bicycle computer with cadence measurement can really improve your enjoyment of the sport. This article lists the pros and cons of some of the best computers out there.
5 Good Entry-Level Road Bikes Under $500 (2019 Picks)
Buying a road bicycle can be daunting for beginners. This article will take a look at five of the best, affordable entry level road style bikes you might like, offering a brief review of each one.