How to Know When to Replace Your Bike Saddle

How to Know When to Replace Your Bike Saddle

How do you know when it’s time to replace your bike saddle?  Is it suffering from fatigue?  Does it have structural integrity, or is it a broken-down version of its former self, no longer able to provide adequate support and comfort?  Pelvic support and...
Pre Purchase Sizing

Pre Purchase Sizing

Are you looking to get a new bike.  New for you.  Could be brand new, or used.  Woo hoo!  That’s exciting! You may be shopping in stores, or online or both. You have different styles, brands, models, and SIZES to choose from. And you want to know, WHAT SIZE SHOULD I...
A Guide to Pedal Systems

A Guide to Pedal Systems

Cycling pedals are taken for granted by experienced cyclists and viewed with trepidation by new cyclists.  What is their function and role, how do you choose a pedal system, and what do you need to know about using them and looking after them? In the last issue...
Pre-purchase Fitting: Bike Buying by Prescription

Pre-purchase Fitting: Bike Buying by Prescription

I know you are smart enough to be mindful of choosing a bike the right size when shopping for a new steed, whether you are buying a “screamin’ deal” used bike, or a new dream bike.  But there are some bikes where knowing the right size is not quite enough to guarantee...