Thursday, May 19, 2022
HomeBeginner Info

Beginner Info

Are Cycling Gloves Necessary? What For, Best Gloves And Size Chart

I have to admit I watch a lot of cycling videos on YouTube and after watching hundreds of episodes I’ve noticed a common article of clothing most don’t wear: cycling gloves. So this question comes up, are cycling gloves necessary? Cycling...

What Makes One Road Bike Faster Than Another?

I think I’m pretty fast on my road bike on most rides, but when I’d watch other road cyclists past with ease, it made me think: What makes one road bike faster than another? If we consider the bike only, not...

Should You Pedal While Changing Gears?

If you are new to road biking and never used a bike with gears before, you may not be sure if it's a good idea to stop or to keep pedaling while changing gears. Should you pedal while changing gears? The...

Are Expensive Bicycles Worth It, Really?

When I told someone how much I paid for my Trek Checkpoint ALR Gravel bike they were surprised at the expense of it.  I wanted a high-end bike because after buying other bikes it was time for an upgrade. But, are expensive...

Does Height Give You An Advantage In Cycling?

There are many cyclists of various shapes and sizes.  Whether you are short or tall, either one of you could have a better performance than the other in different scenarios. Some people who follow pro cycling may even argue that...

How Often Should You Change Bicycle Tires?

When I first started cycling I caught so many flats that I almost quit cycling.  I neglected to change my tires when there were clear signs that it was time to change them.  I later became more involved in the...

How Much Does A Bike Chain Cost? (With Size Chart)

Oh, snap! Your bike chain just broke and you have no idea how much chains cost. You go to your local bike shop and are taken back by how much they can be for just a little bike chain.   So how much...

Where Can I Put My Phone When Cycling?

In today’s world, we can’t help but be attached to things that make our lives easier.  Since the 21st Century's innovation in technology, smartphones "have connected people in dire need, with services that can change their lives", according to one CNN...

A Beginners Guide To Riding In The Drops Like A Boss

There will come a time when you’ll need ultimate control of your bike. When that time arrives you should be in the proper position to take control and ride in beast mode. One of the best positions to be...

How To Wear A Bike Helmet Properly?

It’s crucial to wear bike a helmet while cycling anywhere.  Even more important is having the bike helmet fit right to save a life? Not to make light of Kanye West’s motor vehicle accident, but if he was in...

Popular posts

Our favorites

We're social

158FansLike
15FollowersFollow
25FollowersFollow
382SubscribersSubscribe