Here’s news of a great new rear bike light, the Bekan. It’s designed to be almost impossible to steal, plus it performs intelligently, so you can just fit it and forget about it. The Bekan rear bike light is on Indiegogo right now, and we think it is showing the way towards the future of bike lights.
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Velocker Cargo Panniers are an innovative new product that enable you to safely transport heavy, expensive tools on your bike or ebike. If you think you cannot bike commute because you have to transport importnat tools, think again! Below is the story of the inventor of Velocker Cargo Panniers, Brian Hoffman. But first, here is […]
In this post and comparative chart we compare 5 of the best headphones for safe cycling. Not all headphones are the same – some are much more immersive and potentially dangerous; others enable you to be much more aware of your surroundings. Some are corded, while others work with Bluetooth. The safest leave your ears completely open. And you might even want to consider a smart helmet with integrated stereo speakers! Use this post to figure out which headphones would be the best and safest for your needs.
Here is everything you need to know about how to choose the best cycling balaclava for winter cycling. To save you tons of research time, we have a chart that carefully compares 7 of the best cycling balaclavas. Then, we have more details about each of these 7 balaclavas, including videos. Finally, we present a lot of information about the most important factors to consider when you choose a winter balaclava.
I recently found an affordable gadget, the Upright Go, which has helped me a lot with my posture, so I wanted to share it with our readers. I am not normally a gadget fan, but I do love this one!
This post highlights and compares 9 of the best waterproof cycling jackets for men and women for the rainy season, 2019 to 2020. A premium waterproof cycling jackets keeps rainwater out, while letting your sweat and body heat escape, so that you can stay dry, while also maintaining a comfortable core temperature as you cycle. Check out these 9 excellent cycling jerseys, and decide which one is right for you.
A really great ebike can cost a lot of money – but the good news is that if you want to try electric bikes for the first time, you can buy decent quality ebikes for less than $1000. In this post, we show you the best cheap ebikes we could find. Pick one, try it out, and experience the joy of electric biking!
At this time of the year, it’s time to start thinking about how we are going to be comfortable cycling through fall and winter. Luckily, we have lots of posts to help you with that. Check out our most popular posts about cycling in cold weather …
NYC’s LGBT Community Center Kicks Off 25th Annual Cycle for the Cause. This epic 275 mile bike ride will support participants as they cycle from Boston to NYC to raise funds and awareness to end HIV/AIDS.
FuroSystems offers two new innovative, full carbon frame electric bikes, a folding e-bike and a mountain e-bike. Both bikes are very stylish, ultra-light electric bicycles with strong carbon fiber frames that encase all electronic parts and cables. The folding e-bike is a versatile and stylish option for bike commuters. The mountain e-bike is a rugged but ultra-light option for those interested in powered mountain biking.
Here is everything you need to know about how to transport dogs safely on bikes in a pet bike basket or trailer, based on what we have learned over many years. Our advice to anyone looking to take their dog on their bike rides is to think about the size and personality of your pet, and try to pick out a dog bike basket that is a good fit, physically and psychologically. In this post we guide you through the entire process, from picking out the right pet basket, to introducing your pet to it, to successfully taking your pet along on bike rides.
A very common complaint from cyclists is cycling hip pain. This post has a video showing three simple hip stretches that almost miraculously cured my own debilitating and very painful cycling hip pain.
Amazon Prime has been named as one of the three great deals in America today. To find out why, read this post, which lists 7 excellent reasons to join Amazon Prime!
This post gives you all the information you need to choose between the Garmin Edge 530 vs 830 vs 1030. The flagship Garmin Edge 1030 now faces keen competition from the brand new Edge 830 and Edge 530. First I have a chart that compares the most important features of these three bike computers. Then I discuss the differences between the three bike computers. Finally, I offer some advice on which Garmin Edge to buy, based on your needs and preferences.
This is our review of the versatile Targus Work + Play Cycling Backpack, a well-designed backpack for people who cycle commute to work.
The new Garmin Edge 830 offers a host of great new features, especially for those interested in cycling training, long-distance rides, and mountain biking. In this post we sum up the upgrades, so you can decide if these upgrades have value for your own cycling needs – and if this bike computer is the one for you.
With the launch of the Garmin Edge 530, choosing a premium bike computer just got a whole lot easier. Especially since it has been launched at an attractive price point. In this post we sum up the upgrades, so you can decide if these upgrades have value for your own cycling needs – and if this bike computer is the one for you. If you are a mountain biker, this may turn out to be a no-brainer …
The Craft Cadence cycling backpack is designed by and for bike commuters. It’s a really top-notch backpack for cycle commuting, and right now it’s on sale as well. So, we thought it was the perfect time to publish this review of one of our favorite cycling backpacks! It’s a fully waterproof cycling backpack that can be yours for a budget price.
7 of the Best Short Sleeved Cycling Jerseys for fall and early winter explains all about how technical cycling jerseys work, and offers you a comparative choice of 7 of the very best. Cycling jerseys are technical garments that use lightweight, sweat-wicking fabrics to keep you cool, dry, and comfortable while cycling. This post has a chart comparing 7 of the best short sleeved cycling jerseys for fall and early winter, plus reviews to help you choose the best cycling jersey for your needs.
This post (with videos) compares the Garmin Edge 520 Plus vs Wahoo ELEMNT in detail. The Garmin Edge 520 Plus and the Wahoo ELEMNT are two of the best bike computers in the world. The Edge 520 Plus is a major upgrade on an already popular bike computer. Previously, the Wahoo ELEMNT was very serious competition for the Edge 520 – but how does it compare to the upgraded Edge 520 Plus? This post compares their features to help you decide which of these premium bike computers would be best for you.
Are you looking for waterproof panniers for your bike commute or your bike tours? Ortlieb panniers might be right for you. They are loved by millions of bike commuters and bike tourers because they are completely waterproof and very spacious. In this post we feature and compare three of the best in Ortlieb’s line-up of premium waterproof bike panniers.
This post will help you to pick the perfect cycling training plan, as it includes links to our most popular and successful bike training plans. Whether you are a complete beginner, an intermediate cyclist, or even quite advanced, we have a plan for you!
This post gives you all the information you need to choose between the Garmin Edge 520 and the brand new Edge 520 Plus. First I have a chart that highlights the key differences between these two bike computers. Then I discuss these key differences. Then I offer some advice on which Garmin Edge to buy, based on your needs and preferences. I also include a useful Bottom Line that attempts to cut through all the technical details and simplify the choice, for those of you who are in a hurry!
This post compares 5 of the best indoor bike trainers, including Turbo, Fluid, Magnetic, Electronic and Air. An indoor bike trainer is a great way to maintain and even build your cycling fitness when winter weather makes it impossible to go outside. Simply set up your regular bike on an indoor bike trainer and pedal away. In this post we describe the different types of indoor bike trainers available, and list 5 of the best indoor bike trainers. We also recommend a couple of essential accessories to make your indoor bike training experience more comfortable.
This is my review of the Totem Pole Bike Rack – a bike rack that is big enough for the whole family! This strong bike rack will hold up to six bikes, so it should meet all the needs of most families. Also, it doubles as a space-efficient bike stand. This post includes a video in which Maggie demonstrates how to assemble the Totem Pole Bike Rack straight out of the box.
We compare 7 of the best waterproof cycling pants for men and women. This post has everything you need to know to choose the best cycling pants. Includes chart comparing 7 of the best waterproof cycling pants; reviews and videos; plus information about how to choose the best cycling pants, explaining the technology that produces pants that are both waterproof and breathable.
Here are our picks for the 7 best Christmas gifts for cyclists. If someone you love is a cyclist, there is sure to be something they will love on this list! Prices range from $20 to $330.