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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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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 […]

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Wolf Tooth Components Elliptical Chainring Review

I was an early adopter of 1×10 and 1×11 drivetrain for mountain bikes (and later, commuter bikes), but elliptical chainrings had left me skeptical. How could a shape that’s not uniform both help your performance and make your ride more comfortable? It seemed far-fetched. Once Wolf Tooth Components released their […]

ARLTB Rear Rack Bag

ARLTB Rear Rack Bag Review

Recently I was looking for a small bag to use on my road bike so that I could run a quick errand without having to take my commuter bike loaded with fenders and full-size bags. Since I already owned a Topeak MTX seatpost rack (Amazon has that here) I looked […]

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What Are the Best Bike Helmets for 2020?

We recently looked at some updated stats on bike helmet usage and accidents tied to cycling and so it’s also time to look at some great affordable helmets for 2019! One of the barriers to bicycle helmets for many people is the price and the perception that to get the […]