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May 5, 2022

Best Mountain Bike for Simplicity — Specialized Rockhopper

The Specialized Rockhopper packs a lot of bang for the buck. A perfect ride, especially for any level mountain biker. It delivers big performance that all can appreciate. Check out our four key reasons the Specialized Rockhopper gets our vote for ‘Best Mountain Bike for Simplicity’ on the market today.

April 20, 2022
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5 Tips for how to Commute by Bike

Got the rush-hour blues? Imagine instead enjoying your morning and evening work commute by bicycle! Commuting by bike, whether it’s to work or to simply run errands, provides physical exercise, fresh air, Vitamin D, and an environmentally friendly way to get from point A to point Z. Here are five useful tips that will help […]

April 13, 2022
Top eBikes in 2022

Best Electric Bikes in 2022 – For Everyone!

At ERIK’S, we love electric bikes! We have been passionate about electric bikes since we first started selling them over 20 years ago. We wanted to highlight some of the best electric bikes for 2022 that we are very excited about. Keep reading to learn about our picks for the top 2022 electric bikes – […]

April 11, 2022
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How to Choose a Mountain Bike

In the market for a mountain bike? There are tons of options! At ERIK’S, we sell over 100 different mountain bike models for all types of riders and terrain. So how do you know which mountain bike to choose? Keep reading to find out!

April 5, 2022
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How to Choose a Road Bike

Thinking about buying a new road bike? Are you wondering how to choose a road bike? At ERIK’S, we stock a lot of different road bike models for all types of riders including gravel road bikes. Whether you are a casual cyclist, an urban commuter, or an endurance racer, we’ve got a road bike perfect for […]

March 30, 2022
Biking Essential Checklist

Biking Essentials Checklist

Ready to get out there and start riding? If you’re just starting out or it’s been a while since you last biked, we compiled a list of biking essentials — everything you’ll need to have a safe, comfortable, and FUN time bicycling. MUST HAVES: We recommend these seven items for EVERY cyclist. 1. BIKEWe know, […]

March 28, 2022
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Get Your Bike or Ebike Ready to Ride – Bike Inspection Checklist

No matter what type of rider you are, giving your bike a little attention before you ride will help keep it in good shape and might help you spot any issues before they become real problems. No one wants to be stuck on the side of a trail because of something that could have easily […]

March 2, 2022
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The Fitness Bike: Smooth + Comfort

The fitness bike, also known as a flat bar road bike, is the most popular style of the bicycle – and for good reason. This bike is perfect for many cyclists because it combines a comfortable and efficient ride. These bikes don’t put the cyclist in an overly aggressive body position that many riders can […]

December 10, 2021
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Smart Bike Trainers — The Best Way to Train Indoors!

Have you ever wanted to cycle a grueling climb in the Alps? Maybe you’ve dreamed of doing a stage of the Tour De France? Or the entire race? Now you can do any number of famous cycling routes and more with the new generation of Indoor Cycling Trainers: Smart Bike Trainers — the smarter, better, […]

November 24, 2021
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5 Tips to Safely Biking at Night

Just because the sun is setting a little earlier doesn’t mean you need to shorten your bike ride. But it does mean you need to equip your bike and yourself with the right gear to stay safe while riding after dark. Take a glance at our list of tips for biking at night and then […]

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