Biking

Commute This Way

It was 8:20 a.m on a Tuesday. I was biking south down 11th Street in Washington, D.C., during the morning rush hour.  Up ahead, half a dozen cyclists were stopped at the U Street...

How to Survive an All-Night Race

Golden, Colorado-based pro mountain biker Nat Ross has competed solo in at least three dozen twice-around-the-clock events—todays' preeminent endurance sufferfests—most recently...

How to Ride in a Peloton

Former elite road and velodrome cyclist and now coach for hire David Brinton has taught thousands of newbies and...

How to Tune Your Derailleur

It looks pretty scary: cables, gears, chains, grease, and springs. Who wants to mess with that? But the majority of shifting issues (jumping chains, rough shifts, clacking) can be fixed fast...

Mountain Biking

You Can: Confidently, if conservatively, ride moderately difficult terrain.You Want: To corner faster, clear larger obstacles, and bomb down technical...

Road Biking

You Have: Regularly ridden 30 miles three days a week, mostly on rolling terrain.You Want: To tackle some professional-grade climbs. The...

Ride

This 288-square-mile park, 163 miles north of Sydney, is one of the protected enclaves that make up the World Heritage–listed

Which Bike Lock Is Best For You?

The U-LockDifficult to cut, reasonably portableBest In: Moderate-crime areas What to Look For: A flat-key locking...

Lock It Right

Quality CountsYou should spend about 10 percent of the total cost of your bike on security. Generally speaking, a lock that costs less than $75 can be breached with a...

Who Pinched My Ride?

MOVIES MAKE EVERYTHING LOOK WORSE THAN IN REAL LIFE.I used to stay up late watching

It's Not About the Lab Rats

BRRRIIIIING!It’s a journalistic axiom that when your phone rings early on a Monday, from a blocked number, it’s generally not because somebody loves your work. I...

The Cycling Geek

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