Bicycling Sitemap - Page 1 2015-08-04

Mash - definition of mashing the pedals - what does it mean to mash the pedals?
Are you a masher? Find out what it means to mash the pedals, and if this is a good thing or not.

Major Taylor: The Fastest Bicycle Rider in the World
Major Taylor: The Fastest Bicycle Rider in the World -- a profile of the forgotten African-American cyclist who whose career spanned 1894-1909

Walz Bike Caps Review - a Review of Walz Bicycling Caps
Walz Bike Caps Review - a this is a review of cycling caps made by Walz Bicycling Caps of Vista, California

Chrome Messenger Bag Review
Review - Chrome Messenger Bag - the Chrome Citizen Messenger Bag Reviewed

Wordlock Bike Lock Review - a review of the Word-lock bike lock
Wordlock Bike Lock Review - here's a review of the Word-lock bike lock. Word Lock uses letters instead of numbers as the lock combination, making it easy to remember.

Oakley Jawbone Sunglasses Review - a Review of the Jawbone Sunglasses by Oakley
Oakley Jawbone sunglasses review. The Jawbone sunglasses by Oakley feature interchangable lenses with an anti-streak coating and high definintion optics. Read a full review of this performance eyewear here.

Primal Wear Rock Jersey Review
Primal Wear makes some distinctive cycling jerseys, and their line of rock jerseys are no exception. Read a review of Primal Wear's line of cycling jerseys featuring some of the kings of rock & roll.

Equipment and Accessories for Your Bike
Want to know more about the best equipment and accessories to make your bike riding cool and comfortable? You've come to the right place for the straight scoop on clothes, tools, high-tech gadgets, racks and packs, extras for your bike and more.

The Beer Bike - Bar on Wheels - das Bierbike
Here are photos of the beer bike - it's a bar on wheels. - Das bierbike from Germany.

beer bike - bar on wheels - das bierbike
Here are photos of the beer bike - it's a bar on wheels. - Das bierbike from Germany.

bike helmet reviews - helmets, hats and headwear for cyclists
bike helmet reviews - buyers guide and reviews of bicycle helmets, hats and headwear - see what's best on the market in protection for your head when you're riding your bike

Review: Lazer Z1 Bike Helmet
Here's a review of the high-end Z1 road bike helmet by Lazer.

Bike Shorts Rash and Chafing (How to Avoid)
Chafing and rash caused by bike shorts is a common problem for cyclists. Here are ways you can avoid rashes and chafing on your next ride.

A Collection of Bike Shorts Reviews
Bike shorts reviews - here are reviews of bike shorts, bibs, pants and bottoms

Bike shorts reviews - cycling shorts
Bike shorts reviews. Here are reviews of cycling shorts of various sorts,including bib shorts and knickers. The good, bad and the ugly. See our favorites and see which ones to stay away from.

Review: Louis Garneau CB Carbon 2 Bib Shorts
Review of the Louis Garneau CB 2 Carbon Cycling Bib Shorts

VeloInk - Custom Stickers for Your Bike - A Review
Review: VeloInk offers customizeable stickers for your bike and helmet. You pick the name and the flag and you'll have a set-up just like the pros.

Cycling Eyewear
Here's a collection of articles about cycling-related eyewear.

2015 Road Bike World Championships this September in Richmond, VA
UCI World Championships coming Sept 19-27 in Richmond, Va. Here is a schedule for the cycling events.

Bike racing
Explore the world of bike racing. Information on how to get involved with racing, plus profiles of the major pro riders and teams, plus a look at the biggest races on the professional bicycling tour.

Review: OxyLED BL30 Rechargeable Bike Light Set
Here's a review of the OxyLED BL30 Rechargeable Bike Light Set, featuring fully rechargeable lithium ion batteries, powered via any USB port.

Hybrid Bicycle Sizing and Fit
Wondering about sizing for hybrid bikes, and what proper fit is on a hybrid bicycle for your height? Sizing on hybrid bikes is more like a mountain bike than a road bike, so here's a helpful guide to tell on how to tell what the right size hybrid bike is for you.

Sugoi Wallaroo Review - A review of the Wallaroo Merino Wool Cycling Jersey
This is a review of the Sugoi Wallaroo merino wool cycling shirt.

What Is a Mountain Bike?
What is a mountain bike? Here's a description of what makes mountain bikes different, and what you want to look for when considering a mountain bike

A Training Plan for a Century Bike Ride
A century ride (100 miles) is a major accomplishment for a cyclist. Here's a training plan that will help you prepare to reach that goal of riding your bike a hundred miles in one day.

Trail-a-Bikes for Kids
People with younger kids think about trying out one of those trail-a-bike things, basically a second half-bike that with seat, handlebars and pedals for a child that attaches to the back of an adult's bike. Here's what you should know if you are considering one.

Julbo Explorer Sunglasses: Mountain Climber Shades Work for Cyclists Too
Fight foggy glasses and watery eyes in cold weather riding with mountain climber sunglasses like the Julbo Explorer.

Find Happiness: Watch a Bike Race
Here's why you should go watch a bike race. From the famous races with pro cyclists competing amid thousands of spectators to the barely known neighborhood events with as many spectators as cyclists, they're all cool and fun.

Review: Rock Sauce / Rock Tape - Athletic Performance Enhancement Products
Rock Sauce and Rock Tape are a pair of products that can work separately or together to enhance athletic performance or ease post-event muscle soreness. Here's a review.

Paracord: a worthwhile accessory for cyclists in case of problems
Parachute cord can have a ton of uses for cyclists. Here are just a few ways this woven nylon military spec paracord can come in handy when you're out on the road on your bike.

New Bike Route Mapped Along Northern Missouri's "Way of American Genius"
Missouri's Highway 36

Review: Clif Organic Energy Food
The makers of the Clif Bar have now developed Clif Organic Energy Food, which offer a more hearty and palatable option to endurance athletes. Featuring tastes like banana beet with ginger, sweet potato and sea salt, and pizza margherita, it's a big departure from typical energy gels. Read our whole review to find out if it works.

Interview with Brian Kachinsky, Professional BMXer (Part I)
BMX pro rider Brian Kachinsky talks about his life growing up riding bikes and his path to a career as a professional cyclist.

4 Fast Facts You Should Know About Sunglasses for Cyclists
Buying the perfect eyewear for biking. Here are four fast facts you should know about selecting the right pair of cycling sunglasses.

Innovations in Bike Parking Encourage More Cyclists
Secure and convenient bike storage is key to getting more people on bikes. Here are options for bike parking, including a look at current trends..

Indoor Cycling Classes - Are They Right For You?
So I took my first spinning class this weekend. A spinning class is a group workout on exercise bikes. My brother is a member at a health club, and got

Review: CycleRest Bike Mount
Here's a review of the CycleRest Bike Transport System, a device that allows you to haul your bike upride inside just about every van, SUV and hatchback/wagon.

What's a Hybrid Bike? And Why Would I Want One?
You go to a bike shop and you'll find only two kinds of bikes, right? A road/racing bike for going fast, and mountain bikes for going through the woods.

WD-40: Not Good For Your Chain
Seems like just about everybody has a can of WD-40 out in the garage. Great for freeing sticky metal parts and rusted nuts and bolts, I remember seeing my

Best Songs About Bikes and Biking - Name Your Favorite
Let's face it - there aren't zillions of songs out there about riding bikes. Sure, Queen had

Cycling Debacles and Mishaps
When you've been a bike rider for any length of time, you can almost certainly count on doing something dumb or unlucky. These aren't the kinds of things that cause physical harm to you or others, rather just the silly infuriating things that (hopefully) you can laugh at later. Here are just a few examples.

Do You Need Those Presta Valve Nuts?
Shhh. I'm going to let you in on a little secret. Did you know that those little nuts that come on Presta valves are unnecessary for most cyclists? In

Building Up a Bike vs. Buying a Complete New One
Okay readers, here's your chance to share your opinion and expertise. I received the following email from a guy named Steve who is asking for advice on

Quick and Easy Method of Cleaning Your Bike Chain
Cleaning your chain can be a messy, complicated business. Some people think that you have to go for the full monty and completely remove the chain from the

12g Versus 16g CO2 Cartridges for Bicycling
A look at 12-gram vs 16-gram CO2 cartridges.

Schwinn Brings Back Classic Sting-Ray Bike
Schwinn brings back limited edition of the classic Sting-Ray bike

What's the highest speed you've ever reached on a bike?
What’s the highest speed you’ve ever reached on a bike?

Taking Your Bike on a Plane Trip - What'll It Cost Me?
How Much Does it Cost to Take a Bike on a Plane? Baggage Costs with Different Airlines

MapMyRide having significant problems
Six different bike route mapping programs that help you plan and track routes

Specialized Source 11 Bike Review
Here's a review of the Specialized Source 11 which just might be the perfect commuter bike. It features a belt drive, internal-geared hub, fenders, rack and a permanently mounted headlight/taillight combo.

Guide to Watching Bike Races
Knowing how to go about watching a bike race in person can be difficult if you've never been. Here are tips and insights that will help make your experience watching a bike race a great time.

Bike Product Review: Refuel Aqua Battery Case
ibattz Mojo Refuel Aqua Battery Case. Here's a review of a completely waterproof case for your iPhone 5 and 5s that can recharge your battery and protect the phone from droppage as well.

Review: Magellan Cyclo 505 GPS device for Cyclists
Here's a review of the Magellan 505 Cyclo GPS device with an expert look at all its features plus results of an extensive road test.

Finally a Clear Guide to Bike Sizing
Finally, a clear explanation of bike sizing. Mystery solved!

Review: Racing Weight Cookbook
Here's a review of Racing Weight Cookbook, which presents original recipes formulated for the unique needs of endurance athletes and presented in a way that can be used by all regardless of their experience level or ability in the kitchen.

Mindfulness in Cycling
Mindfulness is full concentration on the activity at hand. Here's how applying mindfulness can help you become a better cyclist and enjoy your ride more.

Improve Your Cycling Fitness With Interval Training
Interval training can benefit cyclists of all levels. Find out more here about how you can do interval workouts in Spinning® or other indoor cycling classes that'll really benefit you and make you stronger.

Review: ProForm Le Tour de France Generation 2 Indoor Cycle
Spin Bike Review: ProForm Le Tour de France Generation 2 Indoor Cycle

ProForm Tour De France Bike Generation 2 - Review
Thinking about getting the ProForm Le Tour de France Bike Generation 2? Read our review first and find out expert opinion and insight on the ProForm Tour De France Bike Generation 2 indoor cycle.

Recipes from Racing Weight Cookbook
Racing Weight Cookbook delivers more than 100 flavorful, easy recipes for athletes that will help you hit your ideal weight without compromising your performance. Here are three sample recipes.

Workout Wow! Try a Hybrid Spinning® Classes with Yoga, Strength or Ab Components
To carry your conditioning to the next level, you can take the incredibly effective interval workout of a cycling class and then stir in a little extra dose of yoga, strength or ab focus to create a killer total body workout. Find out more

What to know before you go into an indoor cycling spinning/hybrid exercise class
Thinking about trying a spinning indoor class? Or maybe taking on a blended class that combines a spin workout (group exercise bikes) with either abs/core, yoga or strength workouts? Here's what you should know going into it in order to feel prepared.

Review of the RoadID Identification Bracelet for Athletes
RoadID - Identification Bracelet for Athletes: here's a review of the Road ID wristband. Is this is a gimmick or something helpful and necessary for cyclists and runners?

Practicing Mindfulness
You may have heard people talk about

Ride Review: Biking in San Antonio, Texas
San Antonio, a dusty Texas town is famous for the Alamo and its Riverwalk, but it should be famous for its cycling too. Here's why it's a great place to ride, road and mountain bikes alike.

Product Review: Wind-Blox, a device that reduces wind noise for cyclists
Wind noise has always been one of those annoyances that cyclists just have to deal with. Now there a device on the market, Wind-Blox, that is designed to reduce wind noise when you are riding. But does it work? Read our review.

Product Review: Planet Bike Superflash Rechargeable USB Tail Light
Here's a review of the Superflash and Superflash USB bike lights from Planet Bike. How do they stack up? Read about it here.

All About CO2 Cartridges and Inflators for Bike Tires
CO2 cartridges - what are CO2 cartridges and inflators and why would I want to use them

A Review of the Redline Metro Disc Bike
This is a review of the Redline Metro Disc bike. We've rated the Redline Metro Disc bicycle, a hybrid commuter type bike and you can read our review to see what we think

Review: Cold Weather Fusion 3-in-1 Gloves by Louis Garneau
This is a review of the Louis Garneau Fusion 3-in-1 Gloves.

Bike Tours of Historical Sites - Touring Historical Sites on your Bike
Battlefields, state and national parks and historical sites are often perfect for bicycle tours. Here are some historic sites and historical themed tours including some from the Revolutionary War, the Civil War and the Underground Railroad you should consider for bike touring.

What Is a Bike Chain Master Link and What Does It Do?
What is a master link for a bike chain? Do all bike chains have them? Find out this and more in this definition of a master link.

What Is the Cassette on My Bicycle?
What is a cassette on a bicycle? Ever wonder that? It's not something that plays music. Learn where yours is and what it does.

Key Things to Do if You are Involved in a Bike/Car Crash
If you're involved in a crash with a car when out riding your bike, here are key things you can do to protect yourself and ensure that you're treated fairly.

Bike Riding Basics
Bike riding is a skill that is easily learned and not easily forgotten. But there are techniques involved in doing it well, in riding most gracefully and efficiently. Here you'll learn how to manage yourself and your bike in a variety of settings.

Bicycling Advocacy
There are many issues that can affect cyclists. From

Bike Safety Tips
Bike Safety Tips - Learn tips and tricks on how to enhance your safety when riding and increase your enjoyment on a bike.

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Bike Racing in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games
Olympic Cycling - all about road racing, track racing, mountain biking and BMX at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Wellness and Nutrition for Cyclists
Riding well means eating well and being healthy, taking care of oneself even when and especially when a person is not on the bike. Here's some ways to accomplish that.

Cue Sheet - What is a Cue Sheet
Definition of a Cue Sheet - What does Cue Sheet mean - Cue Sheet Definition

Bicycle Commuter Benefit Act - all about the bike commuter benefit act
What is the bicycle commuter benefit act? How can you save money through it? Find out more here.

Lance Armstrong
May 1994: Lance Armstrong of the United States in action in Austin, Texas. Mandatory Credit: Mike Powell /Allsport. Page 4.

Review - Bell Deluxe Patch it Bicycle Tube Repair Kit
Review of the Bell Deluxe Patch it Bicycle Tube Repair Kit - the Bell Deluxe Patch it Bicycle Tube Repair Kit Reviewed

Bike Helmet Straps - Inspecting for Wear
Bike Helmet Straps - Are They Still Good? Page 2.

Check the Condition of Your Bike Helmet's Styrofoam
Check the Condition of Your Bike Helmet's Styrofoam - What to Look For. Page 3.

Soft Spots - deterioration in the bike helmet shell
Soft Spots - deterioration in the bike helmet shell. Page 4.

Bicycle Helmet Damage - Cracks in Helmet Shell
Bicycle Helmet Damage - Cracks in Helmet Shell

When You Should Replace Your Bike Helmet - Bike Helmet - Is it Still Safe? Bike Helmet Damage - Can I Still Use It?
When You Should Replace Your Bike Helmet. Damage to Your Bike Helmet - Is it Still Safe? Bicycle Helmet Damage - Can I Still Use It?

Axiom Fender Secura-Clip Instructions
Axiom Fender Secura-Clip Instructions. Page 3.

Axiom Paceline Deluxe Reflex Fenders
Axiom Paceline Deluxe Reflex Fenders

Why Keeping a Bike Outside is a Bad Idea
Keeping a bike outside where it is exposed to the elements is a bad idea. Here are all the reasons why a person should store their bicycle indoors whenever possible.

Bike Repair and Maintenance
These pages give you the skinny on basic fixes you need to know to keep your bike running smooth. From routine maintenance to replacing and maintaining components, this should be your first stop when thinking about the various ways you can show a little TLC to your bike.

Stay Down and In Place after the Crash
Stay in place to make sure you're not truly hurt in the event of a crash. Avoid the urge to jump up.

Key Things to Do if You are Involved in a Bike/Car Crash
Key Things to Do if You are Involved in a Bike/Car Crash

Seek Medical Treatment
If there is any question whatsoever that you've been physically affected by a crash, get yourself checked out by medical personnel.

After the Incident
After the crash keep good notes of the conversations you have with law enforcement, attorneys and insurance companies to use later if needed to support your claims.

Involve the Police
Get the police involved and get a report of the incident to protect yourself and ensure that your interest and rights as a cyclists are protected.

Get Witness Information and Document the Scene if Possible
Do all you can to ensure the situation is documented through witnesses, photographs, a police report and more.

Ride Guide: Great Places to Ride Your Bike
Looking for great places to ride your bike? Here is a collection of places our guide has ridden. Read current feedback, filled with candor and inside information on where to go and what to do on your bike.

Mountain Biking at Brown County State Park, Indiana
Brown County State Park in Indiana is on the International Mountain Bike Association's list of

Olympic track cycling - track bike racing in the Olympics
Track bike racing offers tremendous Olympic excitement. Find out more here about the seven men's and three women's events that will be featured in track bicycle racing at the 2008 Olympics.

Track Cycling Team Events in the Olympics - a Guide to Olympic Team Track Bike Racing
Team track bike racing is some of the most excitement you'll find in Olympic cycling. Find out more here about the team events that make up track bicycle racing at the 2008 Olympics.

BMX Bikes Used in the Olympics
Here's a photo of the bike used by BMX athletes in the Olympic games.

BMX equipment and gear - What BMX riders wear and ride in the Olympics
Wondering what BMX athletes wear and ride in the Olympics? Here's the complete guide to gear and bikes used by BMX riders in the Olympics.

Olympic cycling road race profile
2008 Beijing Olympic cycling road race - the Olympic road bike race course profile map

BMX Protective Gear - Protective Gear for BMX riders
What kind of protective gear do you need when riding BMX? Here's a discussion of the types of protective gear you need when riding BMX.

Review of Louis Garneau Ergo Air Gel Bike Gloves XR - the Ergo XR Air Gel bike gloves by Louis Garneau review
Review - the Louis Garneau Ergo Air Gel XR Bike Gloves - This is a review of the XR Ergo Air Gel Bike Gloves by Louis Garneau

Mountain Bike Sizing and Fit - What is the Right Size Mountain Bike for Me?
Wondering about sizing for mountain bikes, and what proper fit is on a mountain bicycle for your height? Sizing mountain bikes can be a bit erratic, to say the least, so here's a helpful guide to tell on how to tell what the right size mountain bike is for you.

Buying a Bike - How to Buy the Right Bicycle
How to buy a bike - what kind of bicycle is right for you

How to Buy a Bike - Choosing the Right Bicycle
Bike buying advice - How to shop for bikes. Page 2.

How to Fit a Bike - Is This the Right Size for Me?
Here's how to size a bike - what you need to know to fit yourself to the proper size bicycle

The Bike Life
No matter where you ride, you know that bicycling has a cool feel all its own. Learn more about the Bike Life here with explorations of bike culture and advocacy, how cycling is represented in the media, the history of cycling and a look at where bicycling is likely to be in the future.

How to . . . a guide to simple bike skills and techniques
Ever wondered

Understanding Lens Features in Cycling Sport Sunglasses
Bicyclists have unique needs in eyewear. Here's what you should understand about the different features available in lenses on sport sunglasses.

Eat and Enjoy! And Benefit from the Hyper Nutrients.
After four or five days, the bean sprouts will be ready to eat. Eat them raw, on salads and sandwiches or cooked with other ingredients. They are a fabulous source of nutrients.

Guide to Growing Bean Sprouts at Home
Bean Sprouts at Home - Easy Steps to Good Nutrition

Get an Empty Glass Jar and Poke Holes in the Lid
First step in growing bean sprouts at home is to get a glass jar, rinse it out well, then poke holes in the lid.

Add 1/4 Cup Dry Beans and Soak Overnight
Gather 1/4 cup of dried beans and put them in your jar. Soak overnight.

Pour Off Water; Rinse Beans Daily Thereafter
Bicycling.

Watch for Sprouts to Start
Bean sprouts will start after a few days. Continue to rinse the beans. They will soon be ready to eat.

Training and Fitness
Find out more here about training techniques you can use to accomplish your fitness goals on a bike, and how a smart approach to your nutrition will make you feel better and ride better.

Interview with Brian Kachinsky, Professional BMXer (Part II)
BMX pro rider Brian Kachinsky gives an inside look at life as a professional cyclist.

How to Fit a Bike - Adjust Proper Seat Height
How to adjust a bike seat to the proper height. Page 2.

How to Adjust the Level of a Bike Seat
Part three of the

How to Fit a Bike - Proper Handlebar Adjustment
adjusting bicycle handlebars - finding the proper fit for bike handlebars. Page 4.

Setting Handlebar Height - Do What Feels Right
Adjusting your handlebars - finding the right height for your bicycle handlebars

A Guide to Sizing and Fitting Your Bike
Bike sizing can be tricky - here's how to figure out what size bicycle is best for your and how to make it fit you right

What Is the Right Size Kid's Bike for My Child?
Wondering about bike sizing for kid's bikes? Here's how to tell the right size kids bike you need.

Road Bikes: What Is The Right Size For Me?
A chart that shows what size road bicycle to buy based on your height an inseam measurement.

BMX in the Olympics - a guide to the Olympic BMX competition
Here's a look at the BMX events at the Olympics, a brand new event in Olympic cycling for 2008.

Australian BMX Olympic Hopeful Luke Madill
Australian BMX Olympic Hopeful Luke Madill. Page 4.

Donny Robinson
Donny Robinson. Bicycling. Page 6.

Donny Robinson
Donny Robinson. Bicycling.

Mike Day USA Olympic BMX
Mike Day USA Olympic BMX. Bicycling. Page 5.

BMX Photo Gallery
BMX Photo Gallery. Bicycling. Page 2.

Shanaze Reade
Shanaze Reade. Bicycling. Page 3.

Raleigh Sports English 3-speed Bicycle
Here are photographs of the Raleigh Sports English 3-speed Bicycle. Page 2.

Raleigh Sports English 3-speed Bicycle
Here are photographs of the Raleigh Sports English 3-speed Bicycle. Page 8.

Raleigh crank
Raleigh crank. Bicycling. Page 7.

Raleigh hub
Raleigh hub. Bicycling. Page 3.

Raleigh rear
Raleigh rear. Bicycling. Page 6.

Raleigh side 3
Raleigh side 3. Bicycling. Page 5.

Raleigh side
Raleigh side. Bicycling.

Raleigh side2
Raleigh side2. Bicycling. Page 4.

BMX Photo Gallery
BMX Photo Gallery

History of Olympic BMX
Here's the history of BMX -- bicycle motocross -- was an Olympic event for the first time at the 2008 Games in Beijing. Find out more about how Olympic BMX came about.

Olympic BMX Rules and Judging
BMX -- bicycle motocross -- has only been an Olympic event since the 2008 Beijing games. Here are details on the rules of Olympic BMX and how the competition works.

Raleigh Sports English 3-speed Bicycle
Here are photographs of the Raleigh Sports English 3-speed Bicycle

Blackburn Mars 3.0 Bike Tail Light Review - A Review of the Mars Taillight by Blackburn
Here's a review of the Mars 3.0 Bike Tail Light by Blackburn. Expert opinions about the Mars Taillight by Blackburn.

What is a Bike Frame? A Definition.
Bicycle frame definition - What is a bike frame

Pedalite Flashing Pedals Review
A review of the pedals by Pedalite. Pedalite has new blinking pedals and we've got them reviewed.

How to Prevent Foggy Glasses in Cold Weather Cycling
Fight Foggy Glasses - What to Do When Your Glasses Steam Up in Cold Weather Riding

Tour de France
The Tour de France is the world's premier bicycle race. Here is all the coverage on the Tour de France and information on riders and teams, standings, details on the route and stages and everything else related to the Tour de France.

Cheating - Drugs and Blood Doping in Professional Cycling
Cheating in Professional Cycling - learn the dark secrets of performance enhancing drugs and blood doping that plague professional cycling

2006 Tour de France - Stage Eighteen
MACON, FRANCE - JULY 21: The pelolton make their way through the French countryside during stage 18 of the 93rd Tour de France between Morzine-Avoriaz and Macon on July 21, 2006 in Macon, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71495688. Page 12.

Breakaway - 2006 Tour de France
2006 Tour de France - Stage EighteenMACON, FRANCE - JULY 21: David Millar of Great Britain and the Saunier Duval team formed an early breakaway with Yaroslav Popovych of the Ukraine and the Discovery Channel Team during stage 18 of the 93rd Tour de France between Morzine-Avoriaz and Macon on July 21, 2006 in Macon, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71495327. Page 10.

Tour de France - a festival on wheels
2006 Tour de France - Stage EighteenMACON, FRANCE - JULY 21: The riders pass some French men dressed as cows during stage 18 of the 93rd Tour de France between Morzine-Avoriaz and Macon on July 21, 2006 in Macon, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71495677. Page 11.

Champs-Elysees
2006 Tour de France - Stage TwentyPARIS - JULY 23: - JULY 22: Floyd Landis (2nd from L) of the USA and Phonak rides onto the Champs-Elysees on his way to winning the 93rd Tour de France, on July 23 2006 in Paris, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71506788. Page 13.

Peloton Through Village 71459360
2006 Tour de France - Stage Fourteen GAP, FRANCE - JULY 16: The peloton make their way towards Gap in actionon stage 14 of the 93rd Tour de France from Montelimar to Gap on July16, 2006 in Gap, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71459360. Page 8.

Stage Winner Hushovd
2006 Tour de France - Stage TwentyPARIS - JULY 23: Thor Hushovd of Norway and Credit Agricole crosses the finish line and celebrates winning stage 20 of the 93rd Tour de France, on July 23 2006 in Paris, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71506979. Page 14.

Teamwork
2006 Tour de France - Stage Sixteen LA TOUSSUIRE LES SYBELLES, FRANCE - JULY 19: Eddy Mazzoleni of Italy andT-mobile sets the pace during Stage 16 of the 93rd Tour de Francebetween Bourg d'Oisans and La Toussuire Les Sybelles on July 19, 2006 inLa Toussuire Les Sybelles, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)71483842. Page 9.

Winners
2006 Tour de France - Stage TwentyPARIS - JULY 23: Floyd Landis of the USA and Phonak C), Oscar Pereiro of Spain and Caisse d'Epargne (L) and Andreas Kloden of Germany and T-Mobile (R) stand on the podium after the final stage of the 93rd Tour de France, on July 23 2006 in Paris, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71506984. Page 15.

2006 Stage 10
2006 Tour de France - Stage Ten PAU, FRANCE - JULY 12: The peloton makes its way towards Pau during stage 10 of the 93rd Tour de France from Cambo-Les-Bains to Pau, on July12 2006, in Pau, France (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images). Page 3.

2006 Tour de France - Stage Ten
2006 Tour de France - Stage Ten PAU, FRANCE - JULY 12: The peloton makes its way towards Pau during stage 10 of the 93rd Tour de France from Cambo-Les-Bains to Pau, on July12 2006, in Pau, France (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71423785

Pierrick Fedrigo wins stage 14.
2006 Tour de France - Stage Fourteen GAP, FRANCE - JULY 16: Stage winner Pierrick Fedrigo of France andBouygues Telecom in action on his way to winning stage 14 of the 93rdTour de France from Montelimar to Gap on July 16, 2006 in Gap, France.(Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71459122. Page 7.

Landis and Peloton in 2006 Tour de France
2006 Tour de France - Stage Twelve CARCASSONNE, FRANCE - JULY 14: Race leader Floyd Landis of the USA andPhonak rides in the peloton during stage 12 of the 93rd Tour de Franceon July 14, 2006 from Luchon to Carcassonne, France. (Photo by BrynLennon/Getty Images) 71440915. Page 5.

Stage Seven - Tour de France Viatceslav Ekimov
2006 Tour de France - Stage Seven RENNES, FRANCE - JULY 08: Viatceslav Ekimov of Russia and the DiscvoeryChannel team in action during stage 7 of the 93rd Tour de France, anindividual time trial from Saint-Gregoire to Rennes on July 8, 2006 inRennes, France. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images) 71398008. Page 2.

How to Make it to the Olympics - Your Road to Olympic Track Bike Racing
Have dreams of being in the Olympic Track Bicycle Racing competition? Here's how to earn a spot on the Olympic Track Bike Racing team.

What are Toe Clips? Definition of Bicycle Toe Clips
Wondering what toe clips are? Here's a definition and explanation of what toe clips are and do on a bicycle.

Review Ozon bib cycling shorts by Gore Bike Wear
Want to know what we think of the Ozon bib shorts by Gore Bike Wear? Check out our review of the Ozon bib cycling shorts by Gore Bike Wear.

Review: Coolmax Headcovers by Headsweats
A review of the Headsweats products for cyclists - Reviews of the Shorty, Skullcap and Coolmax Classic by Headsweats

Jersey Winners - 2006 Tour de France
Damiano Cunego of Italy and Lampre (white jersey - best young rider), Floyd Landis of the USA and Phonak (yellow jersey race winner), Mickael Rasmussen of Denmark and Rabobank (polka dot jersey - best climber) and Robbie McEwen of Australia and Davitamon-Lotto (green jersey - best points finisher) pose for photographers at the start of the final stage of the 93rd Tour de France, on July 23 2006 in Paris, France. 71506759. Page 5.

Lance Armstrong - 2005 Tour de France
Lance Armstrong - 2005 Tour de France

Mickael Rasmussen - 2005 Tour de France, Stage 9, wearing the Polka-dot jersey
Mickael Rasmussen - 2005 Tour de France, Stage 9, wearing the Polka-dot jersey. Page 2.

Marcus Fothen wearing the white jersey at Tour de France 2006
Marcus Fothen wearing the white jersey at Tour de France 2006. Page 3.

Robbie McEwen wearing the green jersey signifying the points leader at the 2006 Tour de France.
Robbie McEwen wearing the green jersey signifying the points leader at the 2006 Tour de France. Page 4.

2007 Amgen Tour of California World Champion Paolo Bettini and National Team Chad Beyer
World Champion Paolo Bettini (in rainbow jersey) during the Stage 3 leg of the 2007 Amgen Tour of California, Stockton to San Jose. Page 6.

Images of the Tour de France
Images of the Tour de France

Images of the Tour de France
Images of the Tour de France

Tour de France - Jerseys and What They Mean
Much history and symbolism is contained in the jerseys worn by certain riders in the Tour de France. This photo gallery shows the jerseys to watch for and tells you what the various colors mean.

Review: Crashtag Multifunctional ID
Here's a review of the Crashtag ID product for bikers, runners and other athletes.

More Interesting Things about the Tour de France You Probably Didn't Know
The Tour de France is among the great sporting spectacles in the world. Here are a few subtle things you should know about this thrilling competition.

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Biking for Weight Loss - Ride a Bike and Lose Weight
So, you’re thinking that it’s time to lose a few pounds. How about dusting off that bike in the garage and taking it out for a spin? Bicycling is ideal for weight loss because it burns a lot of calories.

Nutrition for Cyclists - Basic Guidelines
Riding a bike means you should eat differently than if you were just sitting on the couch. Find out about the nutrition you need to keep going on those longer rides.

What Is Spinning? - Indoor Cycling Class Description
Group indoor cycling classes have grown in popularity in recent years both among general fitness enthusiasts and with cyclists as a way to keep in shape among the off-season. Here's a description of what you'll find in an indoor cycling class.

Bike Riding for Weight Loss - Lose Fat and Get Fit
Bicycling is a great way to make yourself look and feel better. Learn how riding your bike can help you lose weight, build muscle mass, and help your posture and stamina.

Hybrid Bicycles - Best of Both Road and Mountain Bikes
A hybrid bike combines the best features of both road bikes and mountain bikes to produce a bicycle that is both fast and sturdy. Here's more about hybrid bikes and what makes them unique.

Guide to Buying an Indoor Exercise Bike
Buying a spinning bike for home use can be a great addition to your physical fitness regiment.

Bike Tires: What You Need to Know Before Buying
Buying a bike tire shouldn't be too complicated. But there are lots of variables. Width, tread, diameter, material, etc., are all factors that affect performance and durability. Here's what you need to know when buying bikes tires.

Top Six Bike Route Mapping Tools
Want to know the six best websites for mapping your bike routes? This article reviews six of the most-widely used tools available and gives pros and cons of each.

Four Easy Bike Tune-Up and Maintenance Tricks
Sometimes the simplest things can have the biggest effect. Here are easy things you can do to tune-up your bike and improve performance - all without advanced knowledge or complicated tools.

Ten Best Bicycle Jokes of All Time
The Ten Best Bicycle Jokes of All Time

Broken Bicycle Spokes and How to Replace Them
Bike spokes are pretty simple, and there's not much that can go wrong with them. But you can still have problems from time to time if you aren't watching.

Essential Gear for Commuting by Bike
Bike commuting is its own special type of riding. Here is a list of the gear and accessories you can't do without as a bike commuter to make your ride safe and comfortable.

Century Ride Survival Tips - Bicycling
A century ride (100 miles) is a major accomplishment for a cyclist. You've trained for it and now it is time to ride. Here are tips to ensure you reach that goal of riding your bike a hundred miles in one day.

Road Bike Sizing and Buying Guide
What is a road bike? This article will tell you all about road bicycles and what to look for in them.

Top Five Reasons to Ride a Bicycle
Reasons to Ride a Bike - Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Ride a Bike

Reasons to Ride a Bike
Why ride a bike? Top 5 reasons. Bicycling. Page 2.

Tips for Buying Bicycles for Children
It can be hard to find a decent bike for a kid. You don't want to drop hundreds of dollars on something they'll outgrow, but you also don't want to saddle your child with a crappy piece of junk. So what to do? Here are some options for finding that perfect kid's bike.

Solving Bike Handlebar Issues With An Adjustable Stem
Handlebars too low? Too far out in front of you? Using an adjustable stem could be the answer to solving a couple different problem fit areas on your bike.

Bike Safety: 5 Things to Inspect Every Time You Ride a Bike
There are 5 simple maintenance inspections you can do to ensure your safety by having a bike in good working order whenever you take it out. Find out what they are.

Best Quotes About Bike Riding by Famous People
Best Bike Quotes - Best Quotes About Bike Riding

Best Quotes About Bike Riding by Famous People
Best Bike Quotes - Best Quotes About Bike Riding

Review: Eggbeater Pedals by Crank Brothers - Bike Equipment
Eggbeater Pedals Review - Here's a review of the Eggbeater Pedals by Crank Bros.

Best Gifts Under $25 for That Special Cyclist
Here's a list of the best gifts under $25 for that special bike rider in your life. Make your favorite cyclist smile at Christmas with this list of best bike gifts.

Best Gifts Under $25 for That Special Cyclist
Here's a list of the best gifts under $25 for that special bike rider in your life. Make your favorite cyclist smile at Christmas with this list of best bike gifts.

Different Kinds of Bikes: Pedaling to their own Beat
Some bikes just don't fit the mold. This article looks at recumbents, tandems and tricycles and talks about how they may be useful for people with different needs or preferences than offered by the most common types of bikes.

Pedaling to their own Beat - Alternative Bike Styles
Some bikes just don't fit the mold. This article looks at recumbents, tandems and tricycles and talks about how they may be useful for people with different needs or preferences than offered by the most common types of bikes. Page 2.

Pedaling to their own Beat - Alternative Bike Styles
Some bikes just don't fit the mold. This article looks at recumbents, tandems and tricycles and talks about how they may be useful for people with different needs or preferences than offered by the most common types of bikes. Page 3.

Avoiding Flat Tires On Your Bicycle
Buy better tires, watch out for the shiny stuff, check your tires after rides, and other steps to prevent flats on your bike.

Trek Soho Commuter/City Bicycle Review
Trek's Soho bikes are a commuter's dream. Read about the bike's components, maintenance, and other things you'll love.

Seven Essential Items to Carry in Your Saddlebag
There are seven essential items to carry in your saddlebag for emergencies and repairs. Find out more about the seven most important things to carry when riding.

How to Take Care of Your Bike Spokes
Bike spokes typically don't require a lot of maintenance. But here's what to look for in regular inspections of your wheels to make sure your spokes are in proper working order and your wheels are true

Weight Room Workouts to Improve Your Sprinting
Strong sprinting ability is key to winning many bike races. Learn how putting in time at the weight room can provide big improvements in your sprinting.

Heart Rate Training and Spinning / Indoor Cycling
This article describes how you can develop your cardiovascular endurance through indoor cycling (also known as “Spinning”) sessions, which allows you to very specifically and intentionally utilize heart rate training under controlled circumstances.

Power Grips Pedal Straps Review - Bicycling
Power Grips Pedal Straps Review - a Review of the Power Grips Pedal Straps.

Extended Bike Tour Packing List - How to Be Prepared
Going on a bike tour? Here's a helpful list of basic items that you'll find useful and necessary on a bike tour of any distance.

How to Patch an Inner Tube of a Flat Bike Tire
Boo - you've got a flat. But don't despair. We can get you back on the road quick (plus save you money not having to buy a new tube) with this article that shows you how to patch an inner tube from a bicycle tire.

Cross Training to Improve Your Cycling
Use Cross-Training to Enhance Your Cycling - how cross training can improve your bike riding

Seven Ways Bike Gloves Help Your Riding
Bike gloves - why cyclists wear bike gloves. What bike gloves are for.

What Bike Gloves Are For
Bike gloves - why cyclists wear bike gloves. What bike gloves are for. Page 2.

Best Free Online Bike Games
Best free bike games on the web - here's your list of of the top free online bicycle games on the internet. Mountain bike, BMX, road bike racing and more.

Lights on Your Bike - How to See and Be Seen
If you are going to ride during the hours of darkness, for your safety it is important that you and your bike are well-lit, both front and back. This article tells you how.

Guide to Bike Riding in Destin, Florida
If you're going to the Destin or Fort Walton Beach areas of the Florida panhandle and want to either rent or take your bike, here is a guide to riding in the area. There are great places to ride, and others where you're taking your life in your hands, so give this a look before you head out.

Bags, Packs and Racks for Carrying Your Laptop Computer
What are the best bike laptop carriers? Here are your top choices in best bags and racks for carrying your laptop computer on your bike.

Cycling for Families
Riding with kids adds a different dimension to bicycling. Learn here more about the different types of gear available to make the bike life easier with little ones.

How to Change a Flat Tire
The first and most basic bicycle repair is how to fix a flat tire. Sooner or later, you will get a flat when out riding. It’s as certain as death and taxes. The directions in this article show you how to fix a flat and avoid a nice long walk back home.

Bike Seat Bag and a Hidden Hazard: How Your Seat Bag Can Wreck Your Bike Shorts
There's one spot on your bike that many cyclists overlook as a potential place that can rub and damage your bike shorts. Find out here where that is and how to avoid damaging expensive bike clothes.

The Damage That Can Be Done -- And All This By Velcro?!
Here's what it looks like when your bike shorts rub repeatedly over the same spot of rough-edged velcro.

Bike Lights - Tail lights and Headlights for your Bicycle
Bike lights. If you're going to ride, especially at night, you want to be sure that you can be seen. Find out more here about tail lights and head lights for your bike, and the best ways to ensure that you get noticed on the road.

Snip the Chain to the Right Length
Make the chain the right length by separating the links.

Clean the Chain
Clean the chain to remove any grease.

Put the Bike Chain on Your Key Ring
Put the bike chain on your key ring.

Tour de France FAQs
How can I tell who is winning in the Tour de France? Why do people make sure a big deal about the mountain stages? How are climbs categorized in the Tour de France? Here's an explanation of all these and more.

How to Care for Your Bicycling Clothes
Caring for Your Bike Clothes

Bicycle Spokes - All About Bike Spokes
Bike spokes are the quiet parts of your bike. They don't move or draw much attention, but they're very important to your ride being safe and comfortable. Find out all about your bike spokes here.

Review: Electric Bike - UltraMotors A2B
Review: Electric Bike - A2B Metro by Ultra Motor

Bicycle Equipment Reviews
Want the straight scoop on the biking equipment out there? Here are honest reviews of bicycle gear and accessories - pedals, lights, racks, speedometers and more. The good, the bad and the ugly.

2014 Bike Riders Gift Guide
Best gift ideas for bikers. Need a gift-giving guide for the cyclist in your life? Here's a list of the best presents for bike riders.

Bicycling on About: Cycling Technique and Equipment
Want to ride a bicycles? Here you'll find cycling tips and information on riding, equipment, training and bike culture.

Katy Trail Ride Journal - May 9-13 2011.
This is an account of my May 2011 misadventures on a cross-Missouri ride on the Katy Trail, a 240-mile former rail line now converted to a bike path.

Check Your Bike Shoe Cleat Bolts Twice a Year to Keep Them From Rusting in Place
Simple maintenance on your bike shoes -- five minutes once or twice a year -- can help you avoid bigger problems.

Weightlifting to Improve Your Cycling: The Calf Raise
Having strong and powerful legs drives sprinting ability and improves your cycling overall. This article shows you how to do the calf raise, one of the best exercises for strengthening your legs, giving you even more speed and power on the bike.

Travel With Your Bike - How to Find the Right Bike When You Travel
Travel with your bike. It's fun to ride when you're away from home, but getting your bike to a new city or finding a suitable bike to ride while you're there can be a challenge. Check out these options for travelling with your bike.

Review: Louis Garneau Women's Cyclo 2 Biking Shorts
When it comes to baggy biking shorts, three main features bubble to the top as most desired qualities: comfortable, rugged and good-looking. Louis Garneau takes a pretty good run at hitting all three of these with their Women's Cyclo 2 baggy biking shorts.

Step One: Check the Battery
How to tell if you have a problem with the battery on your bike computer

Step Two: Check the Magnet and Sensor
How to make sure the magnet and sensor are properly aligned if your bike computer isn't working.

Check the Connection Between the Sensor and the Bike Computer
How to check the connection between the sensor and the bike computer for both wired and wireless velocomputers.

Dressing in Layers for Cool Weather Bicycling - How to Layer for Cold Temperature Rides
To stay warm when riding in cooler weather, it's important to dress in layers. But what exactly does that mean? Find out here how to dress in layers so you can say warm on the bike when it gets cold.

Be a Better Biker - Without Getting On Your Bike!
Bicycling is a great activity with many benefits. A regular routine of cycling will help you increase your fitness level, decrease your stress level and maybe even help you avoid depression. Here's how to make your cycling routines even more effective.

Eliminate Roadblocks to Weightloss
No matter how good our intentions, there are some common pitfalls that can sink our journey to weightloss. Here's how to eliminate those dietary dangers to help you lose weight as you cycle your way to create a leaner body.

Spring Cycling Wear Roundup - Reviews of Bikewear Jerseys and Tights for Spring
Looking to snazz up your wardrobe for the spring? Here's a collection of jerseys, shorts and tights that may be perfect for your riding.

Book Review - The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs by Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle
An honest review of Tyler Hamilton's book about his life as a professional cyclist and the doping that went on when he raced with Lance Armstrong. The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs by Tyler Hamilton and Daniel Coyle

Numb Hands? Sore Hands? Use Tennis Ball Grips to Get Relief
Do-It-Yourself Project shows how to install tennis ball grips on your bicycle to ease numbness and soreness issues in your hands and wrists.

John Forester - An Interview with Cycling Advocate John Forester
An interview with John Forester, the creator of the Effective Cycling program

An Interview with John Forester on Vehicular Cycling - Page 4
An interview with John Forester, the creator of the Effective Cycling program. Page 4.

Pilates for Cyclists
Here are recommended Pilates exercises for cyclists - Pilates exercises that can make you stronger on the bike

Thule Rack Recall
Thule has announced the recall of several models of its bike rack. Find out all the details here on the recall announcement from Thule.

Weightlifting to Improve Your Cycling: The Hamstring Curl
Having strong and powerful legs drives sprinting ability and improves your cycling overall. This article shows you how to do the hamstring curl, one of the best exercises for strengthening your legs, giving you even more speed and power on the bike.

Weightlifting to Improve Your Cycling: The Leg Press
Having strong and powerful legs drives sprinting ability and improves your cycling overall. This article shows you how to do the leg press, one of the best exercises for strengthening your legs, giving you even more speed and power on the bike.

Teach Proper Hand Signals
Teaching proper hand signals is an important part of the event.

Check Helmet Fit
Check Helmet Fit. Bicycling.

Select the Events.
Select Events That Emphasize Cycling Basics

Include Some Fun
Include Some Fun in Your Bike Rodeo

Have a first aid kit on hand.
bikes bicycles rodeo safety riding cycling scouts summertime outdoor activity activities roundup fun exciting easy kids

Conclude the Event
Conclude the Event. Bicycling.

Recruit Adult Volunteers
Recruit several adults to help you run the bike rodeo.

Have a Safety Talk.
Give a talk on bike safety. Bicycling.

How to Run a Bike Rodeo
How to Run a Bike Rodeo. Bicycling.

Ride review: Guide to Biking in Sonoma/Napa Valley, California.
Want to know where the locals go? Check out our ride review: Guide to Biking in Sonoma/Napa Valley, California.

Chrome Shins Knickers Review
Chrome's Shins knickers reviewed. A review of the Shins knickers made by Chrome.

Tour of California
Tour of California - a preview and profile of the Tour of California professional bicycle race

Organized Bike Events
One of the most enjoyable aspects of cycling is riding with others. Find out more here about organized bike events - everything from connecting to a bike club to participating in charity rides or multi-day events.

Competitive Cycling and You
Here's your chance to learn more about competitive cycling. Find out how to get started or browse more in-depth discussions of the strategy and technique unique to the different events.

Bike Bags and Racks
Bike bags and bike racks. Here's the scoop on bags and racks to haul stuff on your bike. Reviews of the best products for your bicycle. What to get, what to avoid.

Bike Racing at the 2012 London Olympics - all about Olympic Cycling at the 2012 London Olympic Games
Here is a complete collection of information about bike racing at the 2012 London Olympic Games

Craft Elite Cycling Bib Short Review
Craft Elite Bib Short Review - here's a review of the Elite cycling bib shorts by Craft

Do I Need Shocks and Suspension on My Mountain Bike?
Do you need shocks on your mountain bike? Find out here about soft tails and hard tails and what is right for you.

'Bicycling Guide to the Mississippi River Trail' - Review
A book review of Bicycling Guide to the Mississippi River Trail: A Complete Route Guide Along the Mississippi River, written by Bob Robinson.

Bike Reviews - Reviews of Bicycles
bike reviews - reviews of bicycles - get feedback, evaluation and opinion of the bikes on the market today. Top picks, best buys and bicycles to avoid.

How to Get in Better Shape on Your Bike
Bikes are a great way to lose weight and get into shape. Learn here how to combine diet, exercise and bike riding to build yourself a better body.

Selling Bikes or Bike Parts on the Internet: Be as Descriptive as Possible
2. Be as descriptive as possible -- providing information on manufacturer, serial number, specifications.

How to Sell Your Bike / Bike Parts Online: Introduction
How to Sell Your Bike or Bike Parts on the Internet: Tips for Getting Top Dollar

Selling Bike Parts on the Internet: Pictures are Worth 1,000 Words
4. Use photos - lots of 'em and close up - on the bike and off the bike

Selling Bike Parts on the Internet: Smart Pricing
How you price your item is naturally going to have a big impact on how quickly you are able to sell it.

Selling Bike Parts on the Internet: Tell it All - the Good, Bad and the Ugly
3. Be as descriptive as possible -- condition -- no pissed off people; removes their bartering strategy

What Is the Best Food to Eat After a Bicycle Ride?
Simple is best, and what your body most wants after any sort of extended ride is two things – sugars/carbs and proteins.

Topeak MTX TrunkBag for Bikes - Product Review
This is a review of Topeak's MTX TrunkBag DX.

Revive Solar ReStore XL + Battery and Solar Charger
Interested in solar-powered battery chargers? Here's a review of the Revive Solar ReStore XL + solar charger by Accessory Power.

Winterize Your Bike - Prepare It for Storage
Winterize your bike - how to store your bicycle for the winter.

Grease Monkey Wipes - Review
One little foil pouch produces a hanky-sized wipe that takes the grease right off your hands. And it's just the right size for your bike bag.

Tips for Staying Cool in Hot Weather Bike Riding
Hot weather can make normally pleasant rides more difficult, and really scorching weather can make you want to stay off the bike altogether. But that's not necessary when you use these simple ways to keep cool on your bike.

What Is a Criterium?
What is a Criterium? Also known as a crit, a criterium is a type of bicycle race. Read the full definition in this article

Profiles of the Great Spring Bike Races
Each spring a series of one-day historic bike races help shape the field and define the leaders for the coming season of professional cycling. Learn more about the Spring Classics -- legendary races that have been run in some cases a hundred years or more.

Slime Tube Sealant Review
Slime Tube Sealant Review - this a review of the Slime Tube Sealant

Recycling Bike Tubes and Tires - Best Options
Hate to just pitch your old tubes and tires in the trash? Here are the best options for reuse and recycling of bike tubes and tires.

What is a Fixed Gear Bike?
Ever hear somebody talk about a fixed-gear bike, also known as a

Timex Ironman Run Trainer Watch Review
Here's a review and description of the Timex Ironman Run Trainer Watch with GPS and Heart Rate Monitor.

Best Websites for Selling Bikes and Bike Parts
Where to sell your stuff - best websites for selling bikes and bike parts

Bicycling Events in the 2012 London Olympics
Olympic bicycling includes road events, track racing, BMX and mountain biking. Find out more here about the cycling events in the 2012 London Olympic games.

What Is a Bottom Bracket on a Bicycle?
What is a bottom bracket? Ever heard somebody talk about a bottom bracket and wonder what it is? Here is the definition of a bottom bracket.

Topeak's MTX Beam Rack for Your Bike (Review)
This is a review of the Topeak MTX Beam Rack.

Allen Wrench and Hex Wrench - Definitions and Differences
What is an Allen wrench or a hex wrench? Here's where you can find the definition for this handy little tool.

An Illustrated History of the Bicycle
Bicycles in one form or another have been around for nearly 220 years. Find out more about their interesting history and see photographs and illustrations of bikes from then and now.

When Pedals Were Added - A Big Improvement
Adding pedals to the bicycle was a major improvement. Scottish blacksmith Kirkpatrick MacMillan is credited with being the first to add this feature.

Pierre and Ernest Michaux - Inventors of the Modern Bicycle
Many historians credit either French father and son Pierre and Ernest Michaux or their employee Pierre Lallement with inventing the precursor to the modern bike in the 1860s.

The High Wheeler - Penny Farthing Bike
The main hazard to this design was its (un)safety factor, as the riders (usually young men) sat so high up that they were very vulnerable to road hazards.

Safety Bicycle - The Next Stage of Bicycle History
The next stage of bicycle development came with the creation of the safety bicycle, which transformed the bicycle from a dangerous contraption limited to the realm of reckless young men to a reliable comfortable device that could be safely used by people of all ages for everyday transportation.

Early Bike Racing - History of Bicycle Racing
Bicycle Racing goes back over 130 years. Here's some details about the early days of bike racing and the history of some famouse bicycle races, including the Tour de France.

Bicycles in Commerce and War - Bike Used in Military and Industry
Bicycles in Commerce and War - Bikes as a Tool for Military or Industry

Technological Innovations in Bikes in the 20th Century
Technological Innovations in Bikes in the 20th Century - As bicycle design, materials, components and manufacturing processes improved during the years of the 20th century, bikes have became increasingly sophisticated and efficient.

What Is a Presta Valve?
Presta Valve - What is a Presta Valve?

Cat Eye Strada Bike Computer Review
A product review of the Strada Cyclocomputer (CC RD-100) made by Cat Eye, a quality bike computer at a great price.

Reviews of Cycling Gloves and What They Can Do for You
A list of reviews of all the cycling gloves to go for - and those to stay away from - and tips on what to look for in a gloves' performance.

Best Accessories for Bike Commuters
Being a bicycle commuter can be a lot of fun. You're getting exercise, fresh air and saving on gas and the environment at the same time. Fortunately too, there are lots of nifty gadgets and gear to help your ride and make your commute all that more pleasant.

Lazer O2 Bike Helmet Product Review
This is a review of the O2 helmet by Lazer.`

Wahoo Fitness Speed and Cadence Bike Sensor Review
Want to know how fast you're going, and how quick you're spinning the pedals? Here's a review of the Premium Speed and Cadence Bike Sensor by Wahoo Fitness that'll tell you just that.

Bike-O-Vision - Virtual Reality DVDs Review
Bike-O-Vision DVDs aim to give you the feeling of riding outside as you pedal a trainer bike. Here's a review of the Bike-O-Vision series of videos.

What Is a Schrader Valve?
Schrader Valve - What is a Schrader Valve?

What Is the Definition of a Pinch Flat?
Pinch flat - What is a pinch flat? Here's the definition of a pinch flat.

Tifosi Sunglasses Review
Tifosi Sunglasses Review - a Review of Tifosi Sunglasses

Getting Started in Bicycling - Bike Riding 101
Getting Started in Biking - Thinking about taking up bicycling? Whether for fun, fitness or transportation, riding a bike is a great way to get around. Here are the basic things to think about if you're getting started in biking.

Alley-Cat Race: What is an Alley-Cat Race?
What is an alley-cat race? You might have heard of an alley-cat bike race and wondered what it is. This article gives the definition of an alley-cat race.

Competing in the Olympics Road Bike Race - How to Earn a Spot on the Olympic Road Bike Race Team
You want to be an Olympic competitor in the road bike race? Here's how you earn a spot on the Olympic team to compete in the road bike race in the Summer Olympic Games.

Cleaning Your Bike Chain Quick and Easy Technique
Keeping your bike chain clean is critical to maintaining its performance. You can either do a full, thorough cleaning that requires you to remove your chain from the bike and will take 30 minutes or more, or go for the quick and easy approach that you can do between deep cleaning to help your bike maintain peak operation. This article demonstrates the quick and easy way to clean your bike chain, a technique that will give you a clean bike chain in five minutes or less.

Cleaning Your Bike Chain - How to Clean Your Bike Chain
Cleaning your bike chain is critical to improving its performance. Want to know a quick and easy way to clean your bike chain? Here's the way to clean your bike chain in five minutes or less.

Cleaning Your Bike Chain - How to Clean Your Bike Chain
Cleaning your bike chain is critical to improving its performance. Want to know a quick and easy way to clean your bike chain? Here's the way to clean your bike chain in five minutes or less.

Cleaning Your Bike Chain - How to Clean Your Bike Chain
Cleaning your bike chain is critical to improving its performance. Want to know a quick and easy way to clean your bike chain? Here's the way to clean your bike chain in five minutes or less.

Cleaning Your Bike Chain - How to Clean Your Bike Chain
Cleaning your bike chain is critical to improving its performance. Want to know a quick and easy way to clean your bike chain? Here's the way to clean your bike chain in five minutes or less.

Bicycle Tools - Everything Else You Need on a Bike Ride
In addition to the basics -- tire tools, patch kit, etc., -- there are a number of nifty little things you might want to take on your bike ride to keep you safe and comfortable. Find out here what experienced riders carry that you might never expect to see in their pack.

Bike Size Guide
Bike Sizing can be a tricky deal. These articles will help you find the right size bike and then adjust it so that it fits you perfectly.

2012 Olympic Cycling Schedule by Event - Schedule for Bike Racing Events at the 2012 London Olympics
Here is a schedule of the cycling events at the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games, sorted by event

How to Get Your Kids to Love Biking
How to get your kids to love biking - here's how to teach your kids to enjoy bike riding.

Keeping Your Feet Warm While Riding a Bike
Riding your bike in the winter can be fun - as long as you can keep your feet warm. There are lots of tips and tricks people try to keep their feet warm. Here are some of the things that work best for riders.

Lose Weight By Eating Whole Foods
Whole foods are ideal for weight loss. Learn how eating whole foods can help you lose weight.

Bike Tire Photos - Pictures of Bicycle Tires
This is a collection of bike tire photos - from racing tires to tires for mountain bikes, cruisers and everything else.

Mountain Bike Tire
A photo of a mountain bike tire.

Commuter Bike Tire
This is a tire for a commuter bike.

Road Bike Tires - Racing Bike Tires
Road bikes have tires designed to let a cyclist go fast. Here's what a tire looks like for a road bike or racing bike.

Touring Bike Tire
This is a tire that is designed for long distance bike touring.

Bike Tire Photos - Pictures of Bicycle Tires
Here is an example of balloon tires like you'd find on a cruiser bike.

Snow Tires for Bikes - Bicycle Tires for Snow and Ice
Studded snow tires are available for winter cycling. Can you believe it? Find out more.

How to Patch an Inner Tube
Patch an inner tube from a bicycle tire - This article tells how to patch an inner tube.

How to Patch an Inner Tube
Patch an inner tube from a bicycle tire - This article tells how to patch an inner tube.