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Road Cycling Articles(12 results)

  1. Expert Advice
  2. Cycling
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    How to Bike in the City

    Urban biking is a fun, healthy way to get around town. Learn the basics about bikes, gear, accessories and maintenance.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 17 reviews
  2. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Bike Racks and Bags

    From a rack and bag to a simple basket, there are lots of ways to stow gear on your bike. This article guides you through your choices.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 20 reviews
  3. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Road Bikes

    This article will help you choose a road bike that fits your needs. Learn about bike fit, geometry, frame material and components.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 230 reviews
  4. Skills

    How to Climb and Descend on a Road Bike

    Learn the basics about conquering climbs and descents on your road bike. This article explains the importance of body position and balance.

    rated 3 out of 5 with 72 reviews
  5. Skills

    How to Descend Hills on Your Bike

    Learn how to expertly pick a line, keep your balance and brake properly while descending hills on your road and mountain bike.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 19 reviews
  6. Skills

    How to Ride a Bike in Traffic

    This article includes basic rules of the road and tips to help you ride your bike confidently in traffic.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 64 reviews
  7. Skills

    How to Train for Endurance Cycling

    Get cardio training tips and strength exercises to help you prepare for endurance bike riding.

    rated 3.25 out of 5 with 25 reviews
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    Intro to Bike Maintenance

    This beginner-level bike maintenance series covers maintenance basics, fixing flat tires, maintaining a chain, cleaning a bike and building a tool kit

  9. Checklists

    Road Biking Checklist

    Ours comprehensive checklist for road biking includes riding essentials, repair-kit items, clothing, accessories and personal items.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 13 reviews
  10. Skills

    Road Biking for Beginners

    Learn how to get started road biking, including road bike techniques, how to choose a road bike and what types of road bike gear you need.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 31 reviews
  11. Skills

    Road Biking Techniques

    Get ready for road biking with our primer on techniques and tips on shifting, hand signals and a pre-ride inspection.

    rated 3 out of 5 with 16 reviews
  12. Skills

    Using Your Bike to Run Errands

    Running errands on two wheels is a surprisingly easy and fun. This article explains your options for carrying small loads on your bike.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 7 reviews