Biking

How to Fix a Flat Bike Tire with a Dollar Bill

Fix a Busted Tire with a Buck

Flatten your bike tire on a thorn and you can patch the inner tube or swap in a new one—no problem. Damage the tire itself (say, by tearing your sidewall on a sharp rock)—much bigger...

Joe Papp

Vanishing Point

How badly do professional cyclists want to compete in the fast and fabled pelotons of Europe? So badly that even riders without a prayer of winning big still roll with drugs, lies, and mortal danger....

Rowbike

Row, Row, Row Your Bike

Our correspondent tests out one of the wackiest fitness hybrids yet: a full-body-throttling rower on wheels

Giant Trance X0

Rock Steady

This year’s trail bikes are lighter and more forgiving than ever. We tested the best.

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