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A Different Take On the Benefits of Training Indoors

It’s winter. It’s cold. There’s snow on the ground.  And, when the snow melts, it’s still cold – and wet. Many brave winter cycling and enjoy it with… 549 more words

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Cardiff Mercia Saddle

When it comes to my biking I’m a traditionalist. I’ve been biking for many years and have gone from coaster brakes, to rim brakes to disc brakes so I’ve experienced the changes in technology over time. 599 more words

Top Fat Bike FAQ’s

Fat bikes – they’re all the rage! While many consider fat bikes to be a trend, they are, in fact, here to stay!  The hottest… 1,059 more words

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Whoops. We have too many bikes!

Since we have too many bikes, we basically have two options. Stop buying new projects to restore, or start parting out bikes one by one to make room for new projects. 55 more words

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A Cyclist Guide to Finding True Love for Valentine’s Day 

Racing heart. Sweaty palms. Fixated focus.  All classic signs of love at first sight.  Notably, signs to display to your significant other on Valentine’s day. 346 more words

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How to find the perfect bike seat.

What shape is your butt?  Or more to the point, how far apart are those bones you can feel when you sit on your hands? (your sit bones) Kind of personal questions, but very relevant ones when it comes to your bike seat (or saddle as it is known in “cycling” circles).   1,243 more words

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My Singletracks Entry Fail

I recently applied to the mountain biking blog, Singletracks. They were looking for a writer, a mountain biker and a photographer all in one. I gave it some thought. 875 more words

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