Cold Weather.....'Winter' Riding

November 23, 2015

"Winter is coming" whether we like it or not and this change in weather means you may be packing your bike away to hibernate till next spring, but for many of you, it's time to get your bike ready for the harsher weather. Here are some tips to help you enjoy your winter ride more, or if you're considering riding longer into the season, these tips can help you be prepared. Protecting you and your bike from the elements is a lot of what winter riding is about.  Let's start with YOU... if you're not comfortable, your not going to want to keep going so here goes. Wool or Synthetic layers!  Cotton (holds moisture) = Cold. Wear clothing that allows you... Continue Reading →

Holiday Gifting Ideas

November 16, 2015

Cooler weather heralds the upcoming holiday season and no matter what you celebrate it's always nice to spoil the bike lovers in your life. Sometimes it's easy to know what new part/gadget/upgrade is on the "wish list" but when it's not, we're here to help.  We'll break it down into smaller categories to help you hone in on the perfect gift ideas. For gifts under $50 Pedals, Grips, Brake Cables and Chains come in a variety of colours (like all of them!)  so you can find just the right match or accent colour. Check out ODI longneck grips, 1664 Linear Death Cable  KMC 410 Chain & DUO resi-lite pedal all great options for easy and fun gifts. For those who ride street, Pegs are... Continue Reading →


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