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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 5, 2022
specialized road bike and dog

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 2, 2022
2 cyclists biking on fitness bikes near water

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 […]

November 16, 2021
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Best Bike Lights for Night Riding

Picking the right bike lights for night riding can make Spring, Fall, and even Winter rides longer, safer, and more enjoyable. With the days being shorter and nights longer you might find yourself riding in the dark, even if that wasn’t your plan. Bike lights are especially important during these times of the year. For […]

September 28, 2021
Man Riding New Cervelo R5 Up Mountain

What Goes Up Must Come Down-Cervélo R5

The all-new Cervélo R5 is here! The road bike that is known for climbing is now a joy to ride on the descent. The previous version of the Cervélo R5 could climb like a goat, but the ride down was, well, less than ideal for the rider. The stiffness of the frame that made the […]

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 10, 2021
cervelo aspero bike

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 […]

July 7, 2021
Person with Bicycle with racks and bags for bikepacking

4 Tips For Bikepacking

Love cycling? Love camping? Love adventure? Why not mix all those passions together to experience the thrill and chill of bikepacking?!

June 11, 2021

Bikes, Snowboards, Skis and Gear Buying Guides

Trying to figure out which type of bike, snowboard, or skis are right for you or what kind of gear you need and why? We’ve got you covered. We compiled all of our best buying guides here for you to peruse through. Each one offers a wealth of information to help you get the most […]

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