If your road bike's caliper brakes just aren't up to scratch, not even the best bike helmet in the biz will save your poor noggin. Here are six issues you should regularly check for, and how to address them.
I have personally lost track of the number of pants that bicycle cranks have shredded, or at least branded irreparably with that dreaded chainring tattoo. Instead of securing your pant leg with a goofy elastic or wearing skinny jeans, however, you can simplify your bike's drivetrain and fashion a custom chain-guard by…
Every day, a steady stream of bikes sails past on Craigslist. How do you pick the one that is right for you from out of the pile? Use our five step bike-buying guide.
Aaand that's why you want to make sure both brakes on your bike are fully working at all times.
Summer is for cycling and summer is for skirts—but how on Earth do you reconcile the two? It turns out that you can, with only a penny and a rubber band. This video explains how.
The trick to squeezing every last penny and mile out of a beater bike – that jalopy you ride every day and leave out in the rain – is to put in only the minimum time and effort required to keep it running adequately. In that spirit, here is a quick and dirty guide to greasing up and aligning your bike's wheel hubs.
Here's why you should occasionally change your stretched, worn-out bike chain.
Single-speed bikes are awesome. They combine the simplicity and efficiency of a fixed gear bike with the ability to coast.
Bike baskets and racks are wonderful things that can truly transform your bike into a viable car alternative. Attaching them to your bike can sometimes be a pain, though.
n idiot spectator eating dirt, shortly after taking an injured downhill mountain bike racer's bike for a spin down the course during the downhill finals of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup race in Cairns, Australia this weekend.
This is the introductory post for the Pawl Click, your Kinja hub for two-wheeled, pedal-powered things.
Fat is in.
Someday soon, your bike will emerge from its deep freeze inside a snowbank and you will get that irresistible urge to ride it. Before giving in, you should check a few things. Here is your checklist, with tips.
You'll want a cover to protect your winter-bike seat from the ravages of thieves and road salts. If you're the type to ride in winter, you likely have a few Apple bags stashed away. Find one.
Modern cycling is an empire built largely on the backs of doped-out athletes and affluent aging men. It's made up of warring fiefdoms, their fortunes always shifting, each with its own symbols, slang, and proprietary tools. And the bike show is a circus, where cycling's barons show off their swagger and their latest…
This Valentine's Day, make your favourite bike fiend a keyring charm that reflects their sophisticated cyclist sensibilities.