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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 [...]

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Colorado and bicycling go together, like the proverbial peas and carrots. But let's say you are new to Colorado or to bicycling, or both. For whatever reason you have stumbled on the road cycling or mountain biking culture and want to get involved. So you do your research, hit the web, ask your buddies, and [...]

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Earliest unverifiable history

Unrideable replica made 1965-72 from the alleged 1493 Caprotti sketch.

There are several early but unverifiable claims for the invention of bicycle-like machines.

The earliest comes from an illustration found in a church window in Stoke Poges, installed in the 16th century, showing a naked angel on a bicycle-like [...]

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Cannondale mountain bikes

On June 15, 2011 By

Another 6 Useful Tips - Cannondale Mountain Bikes and Cannondale Here are 6 tips about cannondale.It always fascinates me that you can always find something new about a topic if you look hard enough, and these 6 tips are useful reminders - especially where cannondale mountain bikes is concerned.It's always worth digging a little deeper [...]

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When it comes to bicycles, mountain bikes are no doubt quite common nowadays. Due to the fact of the thrilling trip encounter they can deliver, a enormous amount of enthusiasts from several parts of the earth had been fascinated with them for decades. GMC Mountain Bikes.

 

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There are so many different models of bikes on the market today that it is almost impossible for the average rider to know them all. It's a good thing, therefore, that bike magazines and websites provide reviews of all the bikes and gears available.The sport of bicycling has exploded in the last several decades. No [...]

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There are a number of activities that combine both fun and calorie-burning benefits. The majority of us who are exercise-phobic tend to leave exercise behind due to lack of interest.  One of the most popular, and easiest to get into, is bicycling. It takes very little effort and is full of healthy benefits for you [...]

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Cycling historian to trace Jersey’s bike racing roots at Somerset County Library talk
BRIDGEWATER -- Author and bicycling historian Michael Gabriele will join a panel of local cycling luminaries to discuss “The Golden Age of Bicycle Racing in New Jersey,” at the Somerset County Library’s Bridgewater headquarters on Thursday, May 12 from 7-9...

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Coming of age: A look at the growth of cycling in Tahoe and Truckee
The inaugural High Sierra Challenge, held on Aug. 18, 1985, was one of the first major mountain bike races to be hosted in the basin. U.S. Bicycling Hall of Famer Joe Murray won the 21-mile race held near Tahoe City [...]

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I have seen a chart showing clothing recommendations for each 10 degree F category. Cannot find it again...

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I'm just wondering what type of comfortable clothing i could get for bicycling through the cold winter this year.I need to keep it cheap,I thought about getting some wind-breakers- long johns- wool socks.I'm just not sure any advice would be nice thanks.

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Many people these days are pursuing healthier, more active lifestyles. These people are discovering the benefits of having a strong fit body. One of the ways people are choosing to exercise is bike riding. On-road or off, bicycling is a great way to have some fun and get into better shape.

The fastest growing [...]

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Bicycle Renaissance

On April 9, 2011 By

You haven't picked up your bicycle yet?  Well, if I were you I would hurry to get your Trek, Schwinn, Mongoose, or BMX bike because people all across the nation are turning to these brands for their cycling needs  because of their durability and brand recognition.Once thought to be just the domain of children and [...]

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Experience a day in the life your bicycling vacation in Napa Valley or Sonoma, California. Napa Valley Bike Tours and Sonoma Valley Bike Tours offer numerous options for visitors who want to visit the wineries by bike. Choose from guided bike tours, self-guided tours (with support), bike rentals - or enlist the [...]

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