Learn secrets to shifting and find out if your bike's gears are as efficient as they could be with this guide.
Not sure how bike gears work? Here's a explanation any cyclist can understand, with tips on how to choose the right gearing for your bike.
Not sure which sprocket you should be in? Use these shifting tips to get in the right gear.
Make sure your gears are used to your advantage. Here are some basic tips for newbie riders on timely shifting.
Many cyclists never reach their potential because they don't use gears efficiently. Here's a look at how you should be shifting depending on what kind of riding you're doing.
While mashing along in a big gear can make you feel pretty macho, smart cyclists will tell you that cadence should dictate your gearing--not the other way around.
The difference between compact and standard gearing might seem small, but when choosing what's right for your ride it comes down to one decision: how much are you willing to suffer?
Are you stuck in the same bike gear? Try this exercise from Dave Scott to isolate your weaknesses and learn how to be efficient in more than one gear.
The debut of Shimano's new electronic shifter will no doubt change the landscape of cycling technology. But how will it affect those not riding in a pro peloton?
One of the more difficult concepts for beginners to understand is how and when to shift gears. Proper shifting can make a tough climb easy and save wear and tear on your components.
Rather than spend an huge amount on new components, try turning your old freewheel bike into a single-speed with the Surly Singulator.
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