I am looking a fixed gear bike (fixie) for around 100~200 dollars.Continue Reading →
Some of you may have heard the kid down the street or even seen the young punk on the corner riding around and what looks like a 10 speed bike. However, if you take a closer look, you'll discover that there aren't 10 speeds on that bike. In fact, you'd probably discover that there is [...]Continue Reading →
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NOT THE SAME CROWDS: MotoGP, rodeo have different fan bases
Whether in a cowboy hat or a motorcycle helmet, there's plenty of head-to-head competition coming to Monterey County this week as the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca overlaps with the California Salinas Rodeo.
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A fixed gear bike is bike whose socket is screwed directly onto the hub. In other words, there is no freewheel which would allow the bike to coast while the pedals are not moving. A fixed gear bike will cease to move if the rider stops pedaling. Conversely, if the wheels are turning, the pedals [...]Continue Reading →
I'm sorta experienced with track bikes, but i don't know a huge deal about Gear Ratio's. I currently running a 46/18, which is really hard when going on flats because i don't gain speed.
Here are some gear ratio's that I'm thinking. And please help me choose for which is good for me skid stopping, [...]Continue Reading →
The New York City bicycle messengers have ridden fixed gear bicycles for years. The ultimate bike for them was a track bike; single speed "fixed" gear, no brakes. Movies have shown the messengers darting in and out of traffic, holding on to taxis and buses and portraying themselves as bicycle outlaws, if not scofflaws.
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Santa Fe is a great place to hang out after a day of biking, one of the many trails, nestled around the city. One of these jewels is Cata MT. Bar & Grill where you can play billiards in the upstairs pool room while you're waiting for some great food from the friendly staff. Another [...]Continue Reading →
I am in the process of building my own fixie and I have decided to include only a front brake. However, I have been told to include both breaks, but then again the same day I was told "putting a rear brake on a fixed gear bike is dangerous." All in all, I am wondering [...]Continue Reading →