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I'm planning a 340 mile pittsburgh-to-D.C. bike trip along the allegheny/c&o canal bike trails, and i'm planning on camping most or all of the nights --- i'm getting a super lightweight tent to carry with me...

what advice do the experienced riders have for a newbie? the longest trip i ever made was 72 miles [...]

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Item Shape: Folding, Outstanding performance Extended durability Incredible grip with extremely low weight and fully loaded with all the latest technology 127-Evo-carcass, Triple Nano Compound, U-Blocks forming an open tread that has exceptional self-cleaning properties

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Schwalbe Rocket Ron Bicycle Tires are built to offer extended durability and outstanding performance.Incredible grip [...]

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Mountain bike is particularly designed to be used for off-road biking that may include jumps, steep turn downs, dirt tracks, unpaved and logging roads etc. These are typically used to cope efficiently with the obstacles like rocks, stones or logs. Wheels that are inserted in these bikes have crooked tires that allow additional traction as [...]

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Carbon Wheels also known as carbon cycle wheel similar to carbon rennrad is not just a competition but this is also an alternative for your full daily schedule at work. For this kind of activity you will need serious equipment and a strong bike. You can also buy only parts if you desire to.The bicycles [...]

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Before you go mountain biking, be sure to bring along some standard items each time to avoid problems. It is essential that you have tools, supplies, food and water. Since you won't want to carry any extra weight, only take what you need. With careful planning you can be prepared with a minimum of items. [...]

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The hitch mount bike rack is listed as one of the more popular types of bike racks for cars these days. Why? Well it's really stable, secure and easy as pie to install. But some people just shouldn't get on and here's why.Smaller Cars and Fitting A Hitch RackYou have to think about how many [...]

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Full Carbon Fiber construction Flared opening for quick and easy bottle insertion Reinforced arms and rear brace Elimination of fiberglass reduces the weight to 26 grams Lifetime Warranty

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Evolution. It is the key to staying ahead of the pack. It is with this philosophy that the 2011 Blackburn carbon cages [...]

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One way to significantly impact your bike's performance is to upgrade the wheels and tires. If you can drop the weight of the wheels and tires even slightly, you'll notice a definite difference when you bike.

Many options are available for upgrading your bike's wheels. Major wheel manufactures offer products with a variety of [...]

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You think you need a new bike? But you don't want to kick your old one because you like to ride it? It is quite comfortable, the shifting system is super and the tires aren't that bad at all? You know what? There is a very cheap but useful upgrade for your bike. No matter [...]

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SELLE ITALIAFLX -hand made in Italy!

BIKE SADDLE

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model:flx dimensions: 250 x 170mm (l x w) saddle material: synthetic leather - waterproof, elastic and soft rail material: fec alloy color: black weight: 398g use: road/off road condition: in oem packaging

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It is true that the miniature bike craze had take over the United States like a storm. In fact if you have a child or you are a racing enthusiast yourself you are probably considering buying one too. While it is true that these bikes are ideal for children over a certain age and adults [...]

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Mountain biking is a thrilling sport that is will get a smile on your face. However, it does present some danger, so it is better to be prepared and ready as a beginner, then to tackle more than you can handle.To get prepared and ready for mountain biking, take your bike to a flat area [...]

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Tires and Road Safety

On June 11, 2011 By

The Significance of Tires

Why are tires so important? Well, look at your car, at tell me which part of it touches the tarmac. Right, just the tires. It's the tires that grip the road and this grip allows us to accelerate, slow down, turn sideways, dampen bumps, etc. Many people look after their [...]

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DECENT FEATURES of the Yakima LittleJoe 3 Bike Carrier Easy installation Vinyl-coated support arms protect your bike's paint job 6-strap system attaches your trunk-style carrier securely to your car The SPECS Weight: 9.6 lbs Dimensions: 31.5" x 15" x 7" folded, arm separation 11.5" Capacity: 3 bikes, 90 lbs total. [...]

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Mountain bikes which are designed mainly for mountain biking. They are usually ridden on dirt trails and many other unpaved surfaces. When compared to road bicycles they are better and rugged enough for such unfriendly terrain.

It would not be easy just walking into a shop and selecting the bikes. Each bike in the store [...]

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