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How to Fix a Broken Chain on a Ride

A broken or mangled chain is fortunately not a common occurrence, but it can certainly end a ride fast. And depending on how the chain fails, it could rip off your rear derailleur, bend chainrings, or even damage your frame! Preparing to address a broken chain is simple and the […]

Best Road Bike Wheels under $300

Best Road Bike Wheels Under $300

With copious amounts of information available both in bicycle stores and online, it can be difficult to know exactly what to look for when purchasing new wheels for your road bike. However, upgrading your wheelset can dramatically improve not only your bike itself but the quality of your ride as […]

Best chamois cream for cycling

Best Chamois Cream for Cycling

Before the introduction of chamois cream, budding cyclists were said to use a juicy piece of steak to prevent saddle sores; after a day’s ride, the beef would be tender enough for the cyclist to enjoy for dinner that evening! Thankfully, the introduction of chamois cream to the market means […]

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Dog Bike Baskets: Which one is right for you?

You’ve probably experienced this before: it’s a beautiful day for a ride at the beach or maybe on the greenway and you can feel the wind flowing through your hair and the warm sun on your skin. You glide by another cyclist and notice their large lab happily running next […]

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Dockless Bike Share Has Arrived in Charlotte!

Bike shares have been rolled out in large cities around the world as a way to give people a way to get around faster than walking without having to worry about bus schedules or paying for a cab. Unlike traditional bike rentals, these bikes are designed for short trips, such […]

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Best Cycling Jacket for Cold Weather

If you have checked out our bike commuting series, then you would have seen Rob mention various pieces of equipment for making sure you are dressed appropriately for your ride to work, grocery store run or maybe a weekly group ride with friends. Biking in cold weather can be a […]