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How Hydrofoil Surfing Works [Guest Post]

Introduction- How Hydrofoil Surfing Works By Carmela Smith Foil surfing has been a trending topic among sea-sports lovers in recent times. Since it is a relatively new form of surfing, there are many who are still unfamiliar with how it works. Those who want more spice in surfing or love the thrill of water sports […]

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How To Balance A Motorcycle Tire At Home – A Step-By-Step Guide

Guest Contribution By John, GearHonest.com Motorcycle wheels should always be balanced to ensure the rider’s safety. An unbalanced set of tires affects your motorcycle’s performance and can eventually lead to major accidents when ignored. Balancing the tires is not a difficult process but may require a substantial length of time.  If you do not wish […]

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How to Assemble Hiking Poles [Guest Post]

Introduction By Carmela Smith Hiking poles are handy. Many hikers and backpackers use them for several reasons. If you are hiking in any part of the country and plan to hike all week long, the hiking poles will give you a comfortable and safe experience. Moreover, hiking poles are beneficial if you love hiking in […]

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How to Choose the Best Retro Cycling Jersey [Guest Post]

By Tom / Montella Cycling Retro styles have dominated the clothing markets in recent times, including cycling clothing. Like its vintage counterpart, there are many slightly “old” clothing styles you may choose as a fashion statement while doing sports. Tips for Choosing the Best Retro Cycling Jersey There are many retro cycling jersey styles to choose […]

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How to Choose a Hybrid Bike – Insider Secrets [Guest Post]

By Jeffery Kuck Just what do we mean by the term “hybrid bike” exactly? What distinguishes it from other sorts of bicycles? A hybrid bike is a mix between a road bike and a mountain bike. A hybrid bike is a miracle of engineering. You get the best of both worlds: the everyday usability of […]

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How To Measure Bike Helmet Size

Guest Contribution by Alexandra Betty Similar to any other sport or extreme activities, safety comes first in cycling. And while there are many protective gear that you can choose to get, wearing a helmet is a must. However, purchasing and wearing a helmet alone may not be sufficient to safeguard yourself while cycling. How so? […]

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What to Wear on a Gravel Bike

What to Wear on a Gravel Bike- Introduction Gravel bikes offer the perfect compromise between road biking and mountain biking. This means that the clothes and gear needed for gravel bike riding falls somewhere between that of mountain biking and road biking. Not surprisingly, the clothes chosen by gravel cyclists can belong to both camps, […]

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Can You Ride a Mountain Bike on the Beach?

Introduction- Can You Ride a Mountain Bike on the Beach? At the mention of sand, most people think of picturesque beaches or mysterious deserts with fascinating dunes. However, for most mountain bikers, sand is a challenge to avoid if they can. Some beaches forbid bicycles of all kinds. However, even for those which do not […]

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Adding Links to a Shimano Bike Chain

Can I add links to a Shimano bike chain? A bike chain is a component that requires the most maintenance on a bicycle. Chains can wear out, bend, break, stretch, and do a million other things – including being the wrong length. Sometimes the only thing that breaks is a small part of the larger […]

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How to Tie Down A Bicycle in a Truck Bed

How to Tie Down A Bicycle in a Truck Bed- Introduction One of the most common methods of transporting bicycles is to have them in the back of a pickup truck. But how does one secure the bike in the bed of the truck without it bouncing around and causing damage to the bike? In […]

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