How to Keep Ears Warm When Cycling

How to keep your ears warm when riding in winter

The winter season can get pretty nasty in some places around Tundra North America.  There’s snow everywhere, but that’s not always a bad thing. Because snowboarders, skiers, and fat bike riders of all stripes can venture out and enjoy the cold outdoors. Related: Types of Cycling Sports  But while cruising on your fattie past breathtaking … Read more

How to Stretch Cycling Shoes

how to stretch cycling shoes

Your sparkling cycling shoes have just arrived. You’ve tried your new biking shoes on, but they feel a wee bit too tight. Now, you’re wondering whether cycling shoes are supposed to feel that tight. Another question you might be asking yourself could be how do I make my cycling shoes more comfortable? And can you … Read more

How to Store Your Cycling Helmet

How to store your cycling helmet

Your cycling helmet is doubtless the most important piece of cycling gear you’ll ever own. Yes, good MTB pads, chamois, and cycling jerseys are great items to have. But none of these things trump a good cycling brain bucket in terms of importance. It’s essential to take good care of your bike lid, which is … Read more

Flat Pedals vs Clipless Pedals

Flat Pedals vs. Clipless Pedals

Flat pedals vs clipless pedals, what’s better? That’s one of the most frequently asked questions in the cycling world. In this post, I dive into that age-old debate as to whether clipless pedals are better than flat-platform pedals and vice versa. I’ll list down all the pros and cons of each pedal type to make … Read more

How to Install and Remove Peloton Pedals

how to install and remove peloton bike pedals

We all know that installing and removing bike pedals is a pretty straightforward process for most bikes. Simply use a pedal wrench to attach the pedals or remove them. And the same goes for installing or removing the pedals on a Peloton or Echelon bike. But you want to learn how to install and remove … Read more

How to Remove Stuck Bike Pedals

how to remove stuck bike pedals

Real cyclists are always learning how to keep their bikes functioning efficiently. I bet you know how to install and remove the pedals on a bike. You can even easily remove and install the pedals on your Peloton bike. But what do you do when the pedals on your lovely rig just won’t come off? … Read more

How to Install and Remove Bike Pedals

How to Install and remove bike pedals

When a real cyclist isn’t saving money to buy a new shiny bike, they’re looking for ways to upgrade their existing bike. And because pedals contribute a lot to the overall riding experience, they’re one of the parts bike owners replace most often. Whether you’re replacing broken bike pedals, servicing the ball bearings, or doing … Read more

How to Clip in and Out of SPD Pedals

how to clip in and out of spd pedals

Being able to clip into and out of clipless bike pedals such as SPDs is a learned skill. And it’s an important skill. There are many riding situations where knowing how to clip in and out of SPD pedals helps a lot. A good example is when you want to bail or ditch your bike … Read more

Clipless Bike Pedals

Clipless bike pedals

If one area of cycling draws confusion like a magnet, it is clipless bike pedals. First off, clipless bike pedals aren’t exactly clipless. These pedals have a kind of clip called a cleat. Then there are all kinds of pedal-and-cleat systems. In this post, I explain four of the most common pedal/cleat systems used in … Read more

How to Choose Mountain Bike Pedals

How to Choose Mountain Bike Pedals

Your bike’s pedals connect you to the timeless spirit of mountain biking. But with bazillions of MTB pedal companies releasing new flat and clipless pedals that promise to revolutionize your cadence, it’s easy to get confused. The sheer number of good and not-so-good mountain bike pedals can be overwhelming. I put together How to Choose … Read more