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17 Health Benefits Of Cycling

Have you ever thought about the health benefits of cycling or wondered how cycling changes your life for the better? Whether you’re a road racer, an MTB lover or just a commuter, regular cycling has a great impact on your health and social life. We can’t tell you how cycling will affect your relationships. But we […]

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  • April 11, 2018
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Presta Vs. Schrader: Differences And Similarities

Presta vs. Schrader, an issue that has tormented cyclists for a long time. Which valve to choose? Are there substantial differences between the two models? Does it really matter which is in your air chamber? This guide aims to answer all these questions, helping you decide between Presta and Schrader.Understanding Inner TubesThe wheels are an […]

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  • February 21, 2018
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How To Choose Vintage Mountain Bikes For Your Collection

Vintage mountain bikes are iconic pieces of history. Preferred by those with bohemian hearts, they look cool and enhance the lifestyle of their owners. But finding and buying vintage mountain bikes isn’t easy. Beyond looks, there are many technical things to consider. I remember my first vintage mountain bike. I had thousand questions and doubts. Would […]

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  • February 2, 2018
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Bike Helmet Light: Do You Need It?

Since bike helmets became mandatory cycling equipment, on the market emerged a wide range of accessories that mount to the helmets and that are designed to make a cyclist’s life easier. In this category, we can mention the bike helmet mirrors, the visors ,and also the bike helmet lights. A bike helmet light, as its name […]

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  • December 18, 2017
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How To Choose The Right Bike Derailleur

The bike derailleur is one of the primary elements of most modern bikes. It is composed of a metal fork that pushes the bike chain to the sides, moving it from one sprocket or gear to another. This component is found on the vast majority of leisure, road, or mountain bikes. The bike derailleur typically has […]

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  • December 13, 2017
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How To Replace Your Bike Brake Cable

Like on any vehicle, brakes are one of the most important systems of a bike. Bike brakes are controlled by a bike brake cable which needs to be replaced periodically. The operation is not that complex and, if you love DIY, you could even try to replace your bike brake cable by following this step-by-step […]

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  • November 15, 2017
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How To Change Brake Pads On Your Bike

As we already mentioned in a previous article, bike brake pads are essential for braking. The brake pads work by friction and are made of a mixture of abrasive components that apply pressure on the rotor, stopping the rotation of the wheel. Every contact between the brake pads and the rotor of the disc causes mutual […]

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  • October 20, 2017
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Bike Mirrors Buyer’s Guide: How To Select And Use Them

Bike mirrors are some of the most neglected cycling accessories. Road cyclists don’t want to spoil the beauty of their bikes with a mirror, those practicing off-road activities claim they are useless while the urban cyclists and commuters rarely remember they exist. Nevertheless, bike mirrors can save lives, especially when they are used by the last […]

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  • September 20, 2017
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Essential Biking Accessories Every Cyclist Should Have

After hours of research spent to find the perfect bike, the second concern of a neo-biker is that of finding the perfect biking accessories. A daunting task if we consider that most cycling gear shops are full of items that are not exactly essentials. Essential Biking Accessories Every Cyclist Should HaveBut after all, what are the […]

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  • September 8, 2017
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24 Essential Tools You Should Have In Your Bike Repair Kit

Who owns a bicycle knows that after the first period dedicated to fun and riding learning there comes a time when understanding more about the mechanics and components of your reliable adventure partner is a must. Nevertheless, especially those approaching this sport for the first time are frightened of the idea that they might damage […]

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  • September 6, 2017
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