Philadelphia Has The Most Bike Thefts

Tricycle theft prevention

If you’re looking to move to Philadelphia, you might want to think again if you’re a biker. Police Department data in the city states that bicycle theft is on the rise, according to Philadelphia Magazine. In 2011 there were 1,849 bikes stolen. In two years that number rose to 2,122. Projections for 2014 are expected […]

Bike Saddles: Endless Comfort For Those Long Rides

Bicycle Rear Tires

There are few pieces of cycling gear that matter more than a bicycle saddle. Sure an expensive set of tires will help you grip the road, but when it comes to comfort, a good bike seat is what you need. When it comes to bike saddles, there is a wide variety of options. From leather […]

Giant Bicycle Focuses On Design

Cyclists prefer carbon fiber bikes.

With an emphasis on carbon fiber design, Giant Bicycle provides cyclists with a bike that is perfected and tailored, rather than mass-produced with metal. Many professional cyclists choose this form of manufacturing because of its dedication to craft and speed. The company has even branched off into the area of off-road biking, according to its […]

Bicycle Shoes: Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ

Ever notice that every rider in the Tour de France has on bike shoes? That might be enough to convince you to pick up a pair. You might have been riding in sneakers since you were on training wheels, and therefore, likely don’t know much about bike shoes. Here are some frequently asked questions about […]

How To Properly Maintain Bicycle Shoes

Bicycle Shoe Maintenance Title

Bike shoes can be pricey, so you’ll want to do your best to take care of them. While you might have purchased a pair of bike shoes only a couple months ago, not taking care of them or failing to clean them after a ride could cause them to age quicker. Depending on the type […]