Buying A Secondhand Bike

Buying A Secondhand Bike

Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just jumping into the bike scene, buying a new bicycle can be an exciting endeavor! Until you look at the cost of course! So you shop around looking for the best deal, and soon realize all new bikes are expensive. The idea of...
11 Bike Tools Every Cyclist Needs [Money Saving]

11 Bike Tools Every Cyclist Needs [Money Saving]

As a kid, I loved shopping the bike catalogs. There were always so many cool tools to look at buying. Of course, on my paper route income, I was in no position to buy any of them. As a bike shop employee, I often had customers come in and ask what tools they should...
Can Cycling Build Your Legs And Butt?

Can Cycling Build Your Legs And Butt?

  I had just started amateur bike racing. If memory serves right, this was to be my third race — An event in Overland Park,Kansas. On the starting line with the rest of the beginners was this gentleman with the biggest cycling legs I had ever seen. I had to...
Bike To Work Week 2017: Get Prepared Now!

Bike To Work Week 2017: Get Prepared Now!

History The origin of this event may not be as old as you think. May is known as National Bike Month. It is sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists. The first National Bike Month was in 1956. The goal of Bike Month is to display all of the incredible incentives...
Spring Bike Tuneups: Costs? Do You Need One?

Spring Bike Tuneups: Costs? Do You Need One?

The damn bike is creaking again. That pesky “clunk” every time you try to pedal up a hill. Or those miss-shifts that leave you frantically trying to unclip. Spring is a good time to get your bike in. But you have to beat the rush. Do A Visual Inspection...