How to Maintain Bike Wheels for Winter

How to Maintain Bike Wheels for Winter

Winter can be hard on bikes.  Your drivetrain and wheels take a beating riding through mud, salt, water and frozen conditions but with a little preparation you can keep things running smooth for years to come. ​Each part will have its own unique struggles through...
How to Buy a Used Bike

How to Buy a Used Bike

2020 and likely all of 2021 will be an absolute mess when it comes to finding new bikes in stock so you may be looking at upgrading your bike with a better quality used bike or even buying a bike for the first time ever to try out cycling without breaking the bank. ...
Why YOU Deserve Custom Bike Wheels

Why YOU Deserve Custom Bike Wheels

Aren’t you biased? Absolutely!  But there is a good reason for that.  I first got into building my own wheels out of necessity.  At the time I was commuting 40 miles round trip every day, 5 days a week and doing longer rides on the weekend for fun.  During this...
Family On Bikes, Bike Maintenance While on Tour

Family On Bikes, Bike Maintenance While on Tour

I was talking with Nancy from Family on Bikes, the family who among other big adventures has toured from Alaska to Argentina, about why do touring cyclists let themselves get into very unsafe situations simply from letting maintenance issues go for far too long. The...