Cycling For The Good Of You And The Environment

Cycling For The Good Of You And The Environment Cycling Gains New Popularity Cycling is gaining popularity in many parts of the country for good reason. Gas prices are going up and many people now bike short distances instead of driving to get around. They do this either to save money or to save the environment. Many people already find cycling to be a fun way to get exercise. As gas prices go up, more and more people will realize that they can help themselves and help the earth at the same time if they switch to bicycling. Cycling, far from being a past time of the poor, has mostly been a past time of the well paid. One estimate …

What Is Motorized Mountain Biking?

What Is Motorized Mountain Biking? You will definitely agree with the fact that mountain biking is a very tedious sport & requires a lot of strength and stamina. But a revolutionary idea has changed it all. The idea is to install a motor and transform the regular bike into a motorized version. Getting and installing the motor is also not a big deal, so why not give it a try. You will definitely agree with the fact that mountain biking is a very tedious sport & requires a lot of strength and stamina. But a revolutionary idea has changed it all. The idea is to install a motor and transform the regular bike into a motorized mountain bike. Getting and …

Choosing The Right Mountain Biking Shoes

Choosing The Right Mountain Biking Shoes To enjoy mountain biking to the utmost, you will need to invest in a pair of mountain bike shoes. No matter what your mountain biking experience, the right pair of shoes can help you to ride safe, more comfortably, and more efficiently. Clipless pedals are a normal design for mountain bike shoes, but you will find that the shoes can be used with toe clips and standard pedals, too. The first mountain bikes did not have clipless pedals, which made it very difficult to get their feet out of the toe-clips if they needed to. It made it very unsafe, because the rider was sometimes forced to go down with his mountain bike when …

Bicycle Clothing: What Cycling Gear to Wear and When

Bicycle Clothing: What Cycling Gear to Wear and When Avid cyclists know there is a wide-range of cycling gear available to choose from. Determining what you will need means asking yourself some key questions. • What gear is required by law? • What gear will provide the most comfort for the bicycling I plan to do? • What equipment is best for the summer/winter conditions? Cycling store employees should be able to help you answer these questions as you look to purchase new or updated cycling clothing. What gear is required by Law? Nearly every government has a regulation or law requiring helmets for cyclist. Some states require them for all riders while others set an age requirement. A good, …