FAQs

Is Cycling Bad for the Knees?

Is Cycling Bad for the Knees?

For enthusiasts of cycling, one of the first major benefits that are trotted out is the fact that it is a low-impact sport. This means that it’s one of the ways to exercise where you are less likely to hurt yourself (barring accident) and it’s often seen as a great […]

Can You Add Links to A Bicycle Chain?

Can You Add Links to A Bicycle Chain?

Your bicycle chain broke. All you need is a new link or two and it will be as good as new. Or maybe you were replacing the entire bike chain and made it too short. You might be wondering if there is a way you can add links to your […]

Do Cyclists Have to Stop at Traffic Lights?

Do Cyclists Have to Stop at Traffic Lights?

In short: it depends. Some states do allow cyclists to treat traffic lights as stop signs and stop signs as yields, meaning that they can ride through both if it is safe to do so. Other states treat bikes as cars and so cyclists must stop at traffic lights. Why […]

Can You Get A Speeding Ticket on A Bike?

Can You Get A Speeding Ticket on A Bike?

When we think of a speeding ticket, we overwhelmingly think of cars and busses-motor vehicles in other words-being the vehicles under scrutiny. After all, cars and trucks can hit speeds that can easily injure and kill people in cases of accidents, so it makes sense to ensure, insomuch as is […]

What Is A Clincher Bike Tire?

What Is A Clincher Bike Tire?

Have you ever looked down at your bike and wondered about the type of tires it uses? As in, what are those tires called? Are all tires the same? Well, unless you have a specialty bike, then more than likely, your bicycle came outfitted with clincher tires. What is a […]

Can You Use Other Helmets for Cycling?

Can You Use Other Helmets for Cycling?

If you’ve paid good money for a good helmet, you may be tempted to use it for other things. After all, a good motorcycle helmet (for example) seems like it should be good for cycling since both devices are bikes and motorcycles are intuitively more dangerous, so a helmet that […]