Beginner's Guide to Bike Gear
So you want to be a cyclist but you don't know where to start. From buying a bike to stocking your saddle bag this guide will get you on your way.
Since the invention of the bicycle, a cyclist's wardrobe has struggled to be both fashionable and practical. Here's how to get the best of both worlds.
New to cycling and unsure whether a road bike, mountain bike or something in between is best? Here's a quick guide to the basics of bike buying.
With so many choices of frame material available, which one will make for the most comfortable ride?
How does steel stack up against the trendier carbon fiber as a bicycle frame material? And how should a consumer choose between the two?
The average cyclist is a bit bigger than some of the wisps of men who ride in the pro ranks. Here are some tips on choosing a bike that won't snap under pressure.
Whether you're preparing to ride the cobblestones of Europe or navigate the potholes down the street, save your hands with these handlebar additions.
It used to be rare for a professional cyclist to race with sunglasses. Now, it's commonplace. Here's why donning shades do more than just make you look cool.
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In every group ride or competitive peloton, there's often someone pulling a bonehead move. Here's how to make sure it's not you.
A little at-home maintenance can make your components last longer, your bike run smoother and your ride more enjoyable.
Keep your pedals turning and cut down on maintenance costs with a little knowledge and a few essential tools. Here's what to stock your home shop with.
What to Bring on a Bike Ride
Active Expert Gale Bernhardt runs down the list of things you should pack in your bike's seat bag the next time you hit the road or trail.
How to Change a Flat Tire
Everybody gets a flat tire at some point. Here are tips from Active Expert Gale Bernhardt on how to change your tube and get back on the road as quickly as possible.
CO2 Cartridge Tips for Cyclists
Tired of using tire pumps? Learn how use a CO² cartridge to inflate your tire with these tips from Active Expert Gale Bernhardt.