Here’s a product review of the Two Wheel Gear Classic 2.0 Garment Pannier, written from a woman’s perspective. Read all about this unique cycling pannier, which is ideal for professionals who cycle to work. Get a workout on the way to work, and look like a boss when you get there!
The Gastown Grand Prix (sponsored by Global Relay) is the richest criterium in North America. This year the winning woman and the winning man each took away $12,000. The annual Gastown Grand Prix is held on the cobbled streets of downtown Vancouver, with a short course and tight curves making for a very challenging race. This year the women’s race was won by the oldest cyclist in the field!
George A. Custer said it best: “It’s not how many times you get knocked down that count, it’s how many times you get back up.” Georgia Simmerling – two-time Winter Olympian and five-time Ski Cross World Cup medalist – epitomizes this winning spirit and inspires us all to get back up and keep going (and cycling)!
The stunning northern county of Northumberland is a great destination for those seeking an adventurous cycling holiday. Cycling in Northumberland offers something for everyone – from the world-famous coast-to-coast (C2C) cycling route to mountain biking the trails of the Northumberland National Park.
An easy way to reduce the costs of keeping your family fit is to incorporate exercise into your daily parenting routine this summer. Invest in family bikes, find a free swimming pool, or check out the thousands of free parks available. It’s easy to get exercise for your whole family while saving money this summer.
Ireland is the ultimate cycling holiday destination. From its breathtaking scenery to the vast array of activities on offer, the real challenge will be where to start on your cycling holiday in Ireland!
The RACV Great Victorian Bike Ride will be held in November to December this year – so there is still time to book your tickets to Australia and participate in this iconic Australian ride. People from across Australia and from all over the world will take part. It is more a unique cycling holiday with stunning views than a race.
Heather Adams is an inspiring woman who is into her second year of cycling away from a frightening illness, working hard to try to reduce the suffering of others who will have to fight cancer in the future. We interviewed Heather, and are happy to share the responses of this remarkable and brave woman.
In this guest post, Tina Whittle from Precious Little One offers tips for parents on how to keep their kids active and healthy. You’re (almost) never too young for your first bike! It’s vitally important for children to be active, from the time they are toddlers and taking their first steps, and over the years as they grow up.
I highly recommend the Two Wheel Gear Pannier Backpack Convertible for bike commuters, and really for anyone who sometimes bikes and sometimes walks (which would probably cover almost all cyclists!) The amphibious nature of the Two Wheel Gear Pannier Backpack Convertible, transforming seamlessly from bike pannier to comfortable backpack, makes it not just an accessory for me, but a necessity.
Featured Product Reviews
Five Ten urban cycling shoes are tough and grippy, making them perfect urban cycling shoes for cyclists who want to use their pedaling power effectively, but don’t want to go clipless. They are also great looking urban cycling shoes, on or off the bike. Of course, they also make excellent mountain biking shoes, as this was what they were first intended to be.
The Thule Helium Bike Rack is an excellent, robust bike rack that will keep your bikes safe over the roughest of roads. It’s a cinch to install, easy to use, and very, very strong.
At less than $80 from Amazon, the Axiom Dual Function Premium Pet Bike Basket is sturdy, easy-to-use and great value for money. It offers a simple no-fuss no-muss way to safely transport your small pet.
The Gore Bike Wear Paclite Shell is a water proof cycling shell. It’s a classy, good-looking Gore-Tex jacket that does what you need it to do – it keeps you dry, so you can laugh at the elements. And the more you wash it, the better it gets. This jacket will keep you dry for years.. Get yourself one!