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Road Bike Maintenance that you ALWAYS Forget About

You can avoid many inopportune mechanical failures and make your road bicycle function much better if you’d only remember to do some simple, routine maintenance. But…you don’t. Most of us would rather ride than wrench.   The modern road bicycle is a wonderful, efficient machine that needs minimal upkeep to be reliable and enjoyable to ride. But just because road bikes…

Trail to Zen: Bike Prep

As important as it is to have your body ready for an intense race like True Grit, you also want to have your bike in tip-top shape. You wouldn’t take your fresh-off-of-holiday-vacation Homer Simpson body out for the race, with no preparation or training, would you? Likewise your bike. You’re not going to be pulling some old junker out of the garage that…

Mountain Bike Service

The world of mountain biking has changed a lot in the past 10-15 years. From the introduction of suspension forks to rear suspension and, of course,  hydraulic disc brakes, the bikes of today barely resemble the steeds we road in the 90s. Which begs the question, why are we still doing the same tune-up on mountain bikes that we were…

Keeping It Fresh

We all know those people: they LOVE talking bikes, researching bikes, working on bikes, fixing bikes, changing-out parts on bikes, looking at bikes, riding bikes. Bikes. Bikes. Bikes. Bikes. Bikes. It’s all about bikes. Then there are the rest of us. We just love riding bikes. And we want them to magically work every single time. Right then. Don’t bore us…