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Is it Worth Getting an Electric Bike?

Guest Contribution by Bernita Fregoso Buying an electric bike is a decision that takes into account multiple factors. Among other things, convenience and desired objectives are among the reasons why some people think of getting electric bikes. According to the market research firm NPD Group, between 2019 to 2020, the market for electric bikes has […]

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Why Get Into Gravel Biking? And What Events Are Worth Racing? [Guest Post]

By Tyler Tafelsky Top Gravel Biking Races In the cycling world, gravel biking has gained popularity among all types of cyclists. Designed to allow wider tires, , and other off-road features, gravel bikes have picked up traction among cyclists looking to get off paved roads but enjoy going fast. Unquestionably fun and virtually limitless for […]

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What Goes Into Choosing the Perfect Bike? [Guest Post]

By Chloe from Pushys Cycling has been the subject of discussion for many years thanks to the unique opportunities it provides for easy transportation from point A to point B, positively affecting one’s health and well-being at that. All this without harming the environment, as opposed to other vehicles and means of transport like cars, […]

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Can You Scrap A Bicycle?

Introduction A bicycle is made of rubber, cables, and metals that can be easily fixed when broken or repurposed. However, there are situations where you need to say goodbye to your old bicycle instead of just fixing them. Instead of just storing old bikes in a landfill, you can try to sell your bikes for […]

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Mountain Bike Tire Pressure Guide [Guest Post]

By Adam Wilson Many bikers are always trying to find ways to enhance the performance of their bikes. From electronic shifters to lighter wheels, bikers tend to try them all. One aspect of bike performance that is sometimes overlooked is your tire pressure. Mountain bike tire pressure is about filling up your tires with just […]

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Do I Need a Speed and Cadence Sensor?

Speed sensors and cadence sensors are two common gadgets used to keep track of performance. However, have you ever wondered what their differences are? Should you get a speed sensor, or would a cadence sensor suit your needs better? Do I Need a Speed and Cadence Sensor? As suggested by their name, speed sensors or […]

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How Often Should A Bicycle be Serviced?

If you have not experienced any kind of malfunctioning in your bike as a cyclist, it is because you are not cycling enough! From a strange creaking sound to a snapped chain, we have all gone through red flags that told us our rides were shouting out for assistance. The cure? Servicing! Whether you do […]

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Bike Shorts vs. Leggings vs. Tights

Bike Shorts vs. Leggings vs. Tights Choosing an outfit for a party, a job meeting, a family reunion, or a nightclub is not an easy task. This decision may become even more complex if you have to do exercise during the day. For years, and possibly for years to come, the debate between bike shorts, […]

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Can You Turn A Fixie Into A Road Bike?

Introduction- Can You Turn A Fixie Into A Road Bike? Gears usually help to increase pedaling efficiency of a bike by maximizing the mechanical advantage of a biker based on the terrain. Most bikers prefer using bikes with a gearing system when they want to cover the greatest possible distance to avoid stress. However, a […]

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Can You Change the Wheel Size On A Bike?

Introduction There are numerous reasons that you may decide to change your bike’s wheel. You may want to change the wheel size on your bike because of your weight, road or trail conditions, how much braking you do, and lots more. However, there are numerous bicycle wheel sizes out there, and you may be wondering […]

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