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Biking and Knee Pain

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Biking can place pressure on the knee joints, leading to inflammation, pain, and limited mobility. The good news is that you can prevent many forms of biking-related knee pain by following some simple steps. Here's what you need to know about biking and knee pain.Don't Push YourselfThere are dozens of possible causes of biking-related knee [...]

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5 Flat Bike Tire Prevention Tips

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No this is not how to patch a bike tire, this is how to prevent flat tires in the first place. While tires are bound to go flat at some point in time, following these 5 flat bike tire prevention tips will reduce the frequency of flats -- and that makes it well worth the time and [...]

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Aluminum vs Steel Frame Bikes

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If you're in the market for a new bike, one of the things you'll have to consider is aluminum vs steel frame bikes. Aluminum and steel are the two most popular bike frames, with cyclists of all skill levels and backgrounds riding them. So, we're here to help you with the question: Aluminum vs Steel frame bikes [...]

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How To: Patch a Flat Bike Tire

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It's bound to happen sooner or later: you have a flat. Before you go walking your bike back home, however, you should first attempt to repair it. Using nothing more than a basic tire patch kit, here's how to patch a flat bike tire.What You'll NeedThe only items you'll need to repair a bike tire [...]

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How to Ride Your Bike in the Rain

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Wouldn't it be great if there were clear skies and mild, warm weather every time you decided to ride your bike? On some days, this may be the case, but on other days you may be forced to endure harsh rain. The good news is that you can still ride during bad weather such as [...]

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Bike Safety Tips for Every Rider

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Bike Safety Tips for Every RiderBiking is a fun and rewarding hobby that allows you to experience the world in a more personal manner. But like all outdoor activities, there's an inherit risk of injury if certain precautions are not taken. We're going to discuss some essential biking safety tips for every rider.Wear a Helmet!Whether they are [...]

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5 Reasons Biking is Just Better

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There, we said it. Here's 5 reasons biking is just better.Good for the EnvironmentBiking is a better form of transportation. It's a more clean, eco-friendly means of transportation. While automobiles pump billions of tons of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere each year, biking produces none. This means you can rest assured knowing that you aren't contributing [...]

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Winter Biking: How to Stay Warm

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Beware of HypothermiaJust because it's cold outside doesn't necessarily mean that you have to stop biking. Granted, the bone-chilling temperatures can make it more difficult, but with the right gear and the right approach you can comfortably manage winter biking.Before reveal how to stay warm when biking, let's first discuss the biggest threat posed by winter biking: [...]

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Are You Shifting Gears the Right Way?

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Are you shifting gears the right way? Learning how to shift gears is an important step in biking. Unless you are cycling on flat, even terrain 100% of the time, you’ll need to change gears; otherwise, you’ll be wasting energy — lots of energy. But what is the correct way to change gears on a [...]

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Biking for Better Health

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Biking for better health is arguably one of the best workouts on the planet. It forces your heart to pump faster, while simultaneously engaging many of your leg and core muscles. Whether you are looking to lose weight, "tone," or just reap the benefits of better health, cycling will most certainly help.Biking Burns CaloriesIt should [...]

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