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My grand vision of building the Bicycle Tips brand/website
in 2020 were apparently dashed with Covid. That hasn’t
stopped the riding, though there has been less than
planned, and no...
Note: This is not a paid advertisement, these bars were
purchased by BicycleTips.com via our local bike shop at
Earlier this year I had a Retul Bike fit done at Trailhead
Bicycles in Ellisville, MO. One of the changes made during
that fitment was to my saddle. At the time...
For the 2019 Dirty Kanza (halt pint) I had some concerns
about how I was going to handle hydration for the event
(be sure to read our 2019 Ride Review)....
As you (I) prep for 2020, well, wait to get over my sinus
thing I’ve got going, I’m starting to figure
out everything I’m going to need for the rides....
We’ve been back in Missouri for just over 5 years
now, and in that time I’ve taken my mountain bike
out to Howell Island Conservation area three times. Howell
Two of my three cycling goals were completed in the past
few weeks. First, I rode Pedal The Cause 2017, the century
again. I didn’t walk any this year, though...
Last night Garmin was nice enough to send out an email to
all Edge 500 users (assuming they sent it to anyone who
has registered their device with Garmin.com). The...
Today Garmin has released two new, very cool, products.
The Garmin Edge 510 and Garmin Edge 810. You can find out
more information about them with some of the
One of the things that I’ve been trying to do while
riding is figure out how to record my rides, for a couple
of reasons. 1) To create cool creative...
I set my alarm this morning for 6am, with plans to get in
a 45 minute ride before I took a shower and came in to
work. I went to...
The weekend before Thanksgiving I decided to strap one of
my new GoPro HD Hero2 cameras on to my bicycle helmet and
take it with me for a ride. I...
Last Wednesday I went for a ride at lunch time with a
coworker of mine. I decided to take the GoPro Camera along
with me for the ride, though not...
First things first, I had no idea why they are called
clipless pedals, and I still doubt the reasoning I read. I
am actually going to call them CLIP pedals,...
So today was our first time taking Jacqueline out for a
bike ride. She loved it! If by loving it, I mean, she
pretty much slept through the whole thing....
So I finally got around to trying out the IMapMyRide
application on my Android phone today, along with my
Garmin ForeRunner 305 which I always use when I ride.
So what all does everyone have planned for their weekend
rides? Personally I’m hoping to take the Cannondale
Quick CX1 out for a ride on both Saturday and Sunday.
So as a new bike rider I am highly concerned about being
safe while I ride. I also don’t like the idea of
carrying my wallet with me while I...
So today is the Fourth of July, and what is everyone going
to be doing tonight? Going to watch Fireworks of course.
The wife and I are as well, though...