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Recommended Road Cycling Routes near Bike Attack Playa Vista

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Where to ride your bike around Playa Vista, Culver City, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey and Playa Del Rey?

Bike Attack recommends the following road cycling routes in the area. We do a weekly ride from our shop in Playa Vista: every Saturday morning and everybody is invited to join us.

We meet at the shop at RUNWAY mall every Saturday at 8am and ride together for 2-3 hours. Here are our recommendations:

Palos Verdes Donut Loop:

Nice coffee shop/bakery, place to stop before hitting the climbs in Palos Verdes. Popular stop for many cyclists riding the Donut Loop

Beautiful resort/spa resort after about 900ft of climbing. Small coffee chop with lunch menu. About 4-5 from the start of the "switchbacks" and toughest part of the loop.

Mullholland/Latigo Ride:

More of a biker hangout but good rest stop once at the top of Mulholland

Great pit stop for some food and drink, pricey but worth a stop.

Join us every Saturday at 8am at Runway Mall in Playa Vista, adjacent to Whole Foods (we validate parking for 2 hours):

12775 W Millennium, Playa Vista, CA 90094

Bianchi - It's All Road Now!

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Bike Attack: The Category is ALL ROAD! Photo courtesy of Bicycling Australia Is this Bianchi's Gravel Grinder? Yes and NO! Will a model from Bianchi's All Road Family ride comfortably and capably down an unpaved country road that vacillates from hard-packed dirt to railroad bed ballast? Of course it will! But an All Road model will also handle rural [...]

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Coaster Brakes VS Disc Brakes VS No Brakes

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Bicycling is one of the most favorite pastimes of the people today. It helps a lot to maintain the fitness and health of an individual. Meanwhile, to make the most out of your cycling experience, you should know the difference about its brakes.To mention a few, you can opt for coaster brakes, disc brakes or even without brakes. To [...]

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Beginners Tips for the New Generation of Cyclists

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For most of us, our love for all things cycling started at a young age. Someone somewhere inspired us to get on a bike and we've never stopped pedaling since. Now it's probably time to pass that passion down to a new generation and we've got some helpful tips.  This work is licensed under a Creative [...]

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10 Ways Riding a Bike can Save the World ( and make your life better )

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Turns out, biking is not just good for your body and joints, but it's also the best choice for the environment. Here are 10 ways using a bike to get around your city can help save the world - and improve your life in the process. Reduces household emissionsRiding your bike to work rather than driving [...]

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Netflix and Cycle? 5 Cycling Documentaries for Those Nights In

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What do you do to get your cycling fix when you're indoors? We recommending curling up with a nice cup of whatever-you-like and an awesome cycling documentary on Netflix. For those of you who don't have Netflix, write in and we'll help you figure something out!Here's 5 we recommend:               [...]

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7 Sins of Cyclists

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Your instruction manual probably doesn't come with these common "sins" cyclists make on the regular. Want a list of how to avoid being a terrible bicycle owner? Here you go!Not Checking Your Bike Before You RideAir? Lube? Weather conditions? Brakes? Front/Rear wheel quick releases? You need to check your bike and your gear before you [...]

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What is Trending In The Bike World?

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Winter? What winter? We are from sunny Southern California and winter here is what people from other parts of the world consider spring weather. We have the best biking weather conditions all year long but there are other places in the world. We got that. Therefore: Enough of the bragging!Winter will be fading away soon [...]

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Why Is The Frame The Most Important?

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Why Is The Frame The Most Important? When you look at a bicycle, it's easy to see that the frame is the most important part of this vehicle. Not only is the frame the one that holds the entire bike up and together and allows you to sit on and steer it, but it also [...]

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A Triathlon Training Equipment Guide

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Are you a first time triathlete who is looking for the best bike for training? Are you a veteran triathlete who is just looking for new bike equipment? Do you need assistance finding the right bikes for triathlons? There are many different brands and kinds of triathlon bikes available at your disposal, but choosing the [...]

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