3 New California Bike Laws You Should Know

To help you stay up to speed on the newest cycling laws, and also to avoid a fine, here is an overview on the most recently passed California bike laws. Electric Bicycles: Signed into law in October, and just having gone into effect at the beginning of the year, is AB1096 – a law regarding [...]

2018-01-04T16:14:04+00:00 February 5th, 2016|Cycling, Laws|0 Comments

Retirees Get Back on Their Bikes

This informative article published by The Wall Street Journal express that even more older people are taking up biking. Often after decades away from a sport they once loved. In a recent poll, some 20% of people age 50 and older say they’ve ridden a bike in the past year, up from 16% in 2011, [...]

2018-01-04T15:29:36+00:00 December 29th, 2015|Cycling|0 Comments

Holiday gift guide for cyclists

The holidays are a great excuse to buy yourself and your bike some presents, and of course buy stuff for friends and family who like to ride too. PURCHASE UNIQUE MADE ITEMS FROM ETSY:   OUTDOOR BIKE STORAGE When you’re done riding, store your bicycle in one these great working storage units. It can be [...]

2018-01-02T18:15:22+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Cycling|0 Comments

What is the single biggest mistake cyclists make in their training program? We asked a top Cycling Coach and his answer may surprise you

In a recent interview with Coach Dave Jordaan aka CyberCycleCoach we asked him what the single biggest mistake cyclists make in their training programs? His answer: Riding too, hard too much or in his words “You have To Go Slow To Go Fast”. Dave bases his ‘Power Meter Based Cycling’ programs on pure science by [...]

2018-01-02T18:11:50+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Cycling|0 Comments

Don’t let a flat tire take the air out of your ride. Tips on how to prevent a flat tire. Follow these simple steps to prevent punctures.

1.  CHECK THE PRESSURE: Low tire pressure is one of the most common causes of flats. As a general rule you need enough pressure to prevent pinch flats AND remain comfortable on your ride. Road tires around 100 to 105 psi Mountain bike tires around 30 to 50 psi 2. All Weather Tires and/or Regular tires with TIRE LINERS: Continental Gatorskins, Specialized Roubaix and similar tires are a little [...]

2018-01-02T18:00:09+00:00 September 16th, 2015|Cycling|0 Comments