From Tour de France to the Little 500, these cycling stories won't pull a Lance Armstrong on you.
How To Avoid 5 Mistakes New Bike Tourers Make
In this article, you will learn how to avoid mistakes if you are new and you are on a bike tour. By following these steps, it will help you what to expect in your bike tour adventure.
Many years ago the city of Leicester, situated in the East Midlands of the UK, proudly announced itself to the world as the first ‘Environment City’. It was a great aspiration but one it never actually lived up to. The only reminders of this aspiration the moss covered, barely readable signs by the roadside at the borders of this faded city.
CHOOSING CYCLING CLOTHES FOR LONG DISTANCE BICYCLE TOURS
If you are a cyclist, then a long cycling ride gives you a tremendous sense of accomplishment, be it a beginner or a seasoned cyclist. But, if you are relatively new to the sport or haven't attempted anything longer than two-hours, then there's no need to feel intimidated. A lot of things should be taken into consideration for long distance cycling, from gears to attire, fitness capability to proper strategy and planning than just fitness.
Are Bicycles The Future of Urban Transportation?
Genuine concerns on safety and road accessibility weren't addressed by then. However, circumstances and technology have led to a situation where cycling is now an essential mode of transport in major cities.
What are The Perks Of Bicycle Servicing London?
Your bicycle is an essential part of your cycling experience. Specific parts of your bike are particularly susceptible to damage, and this can happen suddenly, especially if you don’t consider the proper safety measures in order to avoid it. That’s why acquiring the best bicycle servicing London is highly-recommended in order to ensure its reliability and dependability. If you wish to know more about bike servicing and its perks, read the succeeding paragraphs.
How You Can Take Your Biking to the Next Level
Commit Your Time Improving as a biker is likely going to involve some additional time commitment. To achieve the performance that you want, you’re going to need to focus an adequate amount of time on it. Identify what takes up most of your free time now and try to isolate specific times in the day that you can use to increase the amount of time that you spend biking.
Capital City Racing Is Creating Experiences, Not Just Bicycle Races
AUSTIN, TX (August 2019) Brett Kinsey had been racing since about 2008 and knew Andrew Willis of Holland Racing was interested in getting out of cyclocross. According to Brett, he “naively thought, [he could] do a race,” and started a conversation with Willis about wanting to give back to the cycling community and running the cyclocross races. Willis agreed to mentor him for the first year and Capital City Racing was born in 2012 with the Bicycle Sport Shop Six Shooter.
Longest Running Cycling Club in Austin, Texas Creates a Junior Race Team
AUSTIN, TX (August 2019) In 2018 Violet Crown Sports Association created the Junior Race Development Program, VC’s first formal junior team, to stand alongside the existing men’s and women’s race programs. Four young men were brought into this first year to trial the program: Andres Boza (age 17—cat 3), Eli Derr (age 15—cat 4), Austin Martin (age 17—cat 4) and Alex Strong (age 17—cat 5). These juniors ranged in experience from casual bicyclist to seasoned mountain biker, road racer and triathlon specialist. Former professional cyclist Kristian House partnered with VC to provide the coaching and advice the juniors would need to reach their goals in 2019 and beyond.
The All-New Magura Cockpit Integration System
Yesterday, on June 19th 2019, Facebook stirred. Countless posts, links articles, and memes started to do the rounds, showing an entirely unusual mountain bike cock-pit, void of the traditional wires and cables riders have become so accustomed to.
Helmet Angel Helps Ryan Around Britain
Helmet Angel has gained a life-long fan in Ryan Anderton, of Ryan Rides Around Britain. We supplied him with our famous hearing protection shells to wear as he undertook the impressive 4,082 mile cycle around the UK’s coastline, which transformed his riding experience.
Cycling Saved My Life—and Not How You'd Think
I hate exercise. I hate working for things. I'm lazy. I get demotivated fairly easy. I'm a passionate person, but it doesn't take much for me to get bored, for my attention to drift, and for my brain to start itching for something else to do.
50 Watts! 50 Watts. That is all that is needed to change the outcome of a race and cement a rider’s name in history as one of the sporting greats. With the 2019 Tour de France route being announced this week, one of the three ‘Grand Tours.’ Some see this race as the pinnacle of their racing career, with victory on the minds of every team.