How To Choose A Bicycle Helmet: Part One

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A bicycle helmet is without a doubt the most important piece of safety equipment for a cyclist. It could make all the difference for someone involved in an accident, protecting the most vital part of their body. Many helmet shoppers will just pick up the first one they see or choose the one with the […]

29er Mountain Bike Buyer’s Guide

Diamondback Sortie Black 29er Mountain Bike

Advantages and Disadvantages to Bigger Wheels Mountain bikes with 29-inch wheels have become the norm, and many people are likely wondering just what makes these wheels so different. Previously, 26-inch wheels were the industry-standard size, but wheels have been trending larger in recent history and it appears the 29-inch model has taken over. Bike manufacturers are […]

Bike Maintenance In Three Easy Steps

Youth fixing bicycle

Step 1: Properly Clean The Bike A bike can last a lot longer when it is properly maintained. While cleaning a bike after a ride is an easy task, still many riders skip it. Gunk that goes uncleaned can build up and essentially ruin a bike. However, just getting in the habit of wiping down a […]

Shoei vs Kabuto Helmets

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Both Shoei and Kabuto are Japanese motorcycle helmet makers, producing quality products for the motorcycle racing world and beyond. Either product is likely going to be a hit with a consumer, but when it comes to choosing between the two, how does a rider begin to decide? These two companies are sure to offer riders […]

Alpinestars Spartan Vented Textile Gloves Are Anything But Sparse

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There are a number of critical pieces of motorcycle gear a rider should never go without. Helmets and jackets are likely the first things that come to mind, but what about gloves? Motorcycle gloves are undoubtedly one of the most important accessories for a rider. They are the helmet of the hands, keeping a rider safe in […]