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September 9, 2021
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Safety Tips for Riding an Electric Bike (eBike)

Electric Bicycles have become a popular mode of exercise and transportation for folks of all ages and abilities. Whether you’re riding one for fun, for commuting to work, to get exercise, or for some other reason, be sure to follow these five tips to ensure you and everyone you share the road or path with […]

September 2, 2021

The Advantages of Going Tubeless!

If you’ve owned a bike, you’ve likely had tires with inner tubes. Which means you’ve also probably dealt with the limitations of inner tubes. You’ve had to replace or patch them after running over something sharp. If you’ve tried to run lower pressure, you’ve probably hit something hard and suffered a pinch flat. The solution? […]

August 23, 2021

How To Bed-In Your New Disc Brakes

Congratulations on your new disc brake bike! Before your first ride, please be sure to bed-in your new brakes. This process will transfer material from the brake pads onto the brake rotors to ensure that you have proper stopping power! This process is simple, easy, and necessary to prepare your bike for years of riding!

August 17, 2021
Person biking on a trail through the woods

Top 3 Bike Trails in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Wisconsin provides an abundance of fun trails to satisfy all types of riders! From sweet singletrack to paved scenic routes, to windy urban roads, cyclists can experience it all in and around the city of Milwaukee. Keep reading to learn what trails our staffers love and recommend in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin area!

August 12, 2021

Best Bike Trails – Kansas City Area

The Kansas City area has a so many amazing bike trails to ride! Whether you’re an avid mountain biker, a road cyclists who likes building speed on country roads, or a keep it chill kind of rider that enjoys cruising around on the weekends — there’s a trail out there with your name on it! […]

August 10, 2021

The Cervélo Áspero Family; The Most Refined Gravel Bike on the Market

As the good folks at Cervélo say, “Haul ass, not cargo.” The Cervélo Áspero is a gravel race bike. Period. It isn’t a beefed-up adventure bike made to add racks and carry you, fully loaded, on an epic tour. It is a road-race-inspired bike that is designed to finish gravel events in the shortest time […]

August 5, 2021

7 Reasons Why You Need Cycling-Specific Clothing

You probably have regular activewear in your closet. Cycling is an active sport. Therefore, you can just wear general activewear for cycling, right? The short answer is no. Cycling apparel has specific features to make you more comfortable, more efficient, more protected, and generally happier riding your bike. Check out our list of 7 reasons […]

August 4, 2021
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Best Bike Trails In The Chicago Area

Ready to explore Chicago and the surrounding area by bike? There’s plenty of trails to keep you riding – whether you are an urban commuter, mountain biker, road warrior, or recreational cyclist. Keep reading to learn the top 3 trails our staffers love and recommend near Chicago!

July 18, 2021
Luce Line Bike Trail

Luce Line State Trail in Minnesota — Bike Trail Review

The Luce Line State Trail in Minnesota offers 63 miles of paved, crushed granite, and mowed grass trail to explore. Running from the urban city of Plymouth to rural Cosmos, cyclists will be delighted by the scenic variety they encounter along the Luce Line! Watch our video for a preview of what you can expect on […]

July 16, 2021
person sitting by a river in nature with bikes parked near by

Best Bike Trails in Madison, Wisconsin

Madison, Wisconsin has a plethora of amazing bike trails to ride! Whether you favor riding singletrack, like the challenge of steep hills, or enjoy flat, paved terrains — there’s a trail out there waiting for you to explore — no matter your skill level. Keep reading to learn what trails our staffers love and recommend […]

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