Biking/Cycling & Training Resources (09)
Cycling Plus takes pride in being the UK’s number one road cycling magazine. Produced and published by Immediate Media Company Ltd., the magazine is considered the road cyclist’s manual. It offers not just inspiration to cyclists of all levels; it also features various information-rich content on all things cycling. On this resource, one can find articles about biking gear and paraphernalia, health supplements, important goings-on in the world of cycling, and a whole lot more. What sets this magazine apart from the rest is that the whole editorial teamfrom Editor-in-chief Rob Spedding down to technical writer Simon Withersare all bicycle riders and enthusiasts.
Mountain Biking Basics: The Rules of the Dirt
If you plan on mountain biking, you’ll find this easy frequently asked question guide useful. Topics include: mountain bike riding skills, turning, braking, biking uphill and biking downhill, small logs, bunny hopping, water riding, mud riding, installing mountain bike grips, riding downstairs, increasing break power, improving grip shifters, brake squeaks and much, much more. It also includes the basic rules of the trail, which are set up by the International Mountain Bicycling Association. Rules include mountain biking on open trails only, not leaving traces, controlling your mountain bike, yielding to the mountain bike trails and never spooking animals.
Best Bikes & Reviews
Bicycle riding is one of the best physical exercises there are – it is easy, enjoyable, economical, and is chockfull of health benefits. This is why cycling is increasingly becoming the sport of choice for many people. Central to regularly riding a bike is owning one, but with the many types of bikes with different models and prices how is one – especially a beginner – to choose which bicycle to get? In this article, Jeff Balton gives a comprehensive guide to selecting the right bike. Included in the guide are different bike types such as mountain bikes, road bikes, and hybrid bikes; the right price range; bike models; bike sizes; as well as things to consider in riding and maintaining a bicycle.
How to Choose Road Bikes
Road biking is a joy. It allows one to soak in the surroundings at a more leisurely pace than riding a car. It also gives a better opportunity of meeting new people and helps improve one’s health and fitness. If you are interested in road biking, then one of the questions foremost in your mind is probably about the kind of road bike to get. Worry not; this article will help you determine which road bike will best fit your needs. Here you can read about how different a road bike is from other bike types and learn about the frame geometry, frame materials, and the different parts of the road bike. Of course, you will also get advice on how to pick the best road bike for your maximum enjoyment.
Mountain Bike Trail Maps and Information
Are you ready to embark on the mountain bike ride of your life? Then you will greatly benefit from the MTB Project, which features next-generation mountain biking trail maps and information. But that isn’t all there is to the website. You can also find a lot of interesting and helpful articles that will educate and further inspire you to continue loving what you do. There’s the Co-Op Journal section that contains news and feature articles on mountain biking and related topics, the REI garage that provides great deals on biking gear and paraphernalia, an expert advice section, and a link to a forum where mountain biking enthusiasts come together to talk about trail condition, riding apps, and more.