Cycling barefoot is not the most common sight when you’re out for a ride. Still, like many “new age” trends, you will find folks advocating for it in certain corners of the internet. The first question folks ask is “why” which is something we’ve been wondering ourselves. As such, we thought we’d explore the pros […]
Health & Fitness
Picture the scene – you just returned from a nice ride. The weather is perfect and the birds are chirping. You have a sudden realization; your butt hurts after biking. If this sounds familiar, then welcome to the cycling club. Nearly everybody who ever took up cycling as a serious hobby has experienced the ache
Wondering how you can get in shape before taking up cycling? While jumping on a bike and riding short distances does not require special training, if you’re thinking of taking the hobby up seriously you might want to increase your fitness level first. Whether you’re a beginner or returning to cycling after a hiatus, incorporating
Ever wonder just how fast can you go on a bicycle? Well it turns out we’ve uncovered some detail on some of the fastest cycling feats ever. We’ve also benchmarked the typical speeds you can expect vs. the pros. IMPORTANT NOTE, please do not attempt speed records on your bicycle unless in a controlled and
Ever wonder how many calories cycling can burn? Turns out, cycling can be one of the most effective ways to burn calories as well as improve overall fitness. The number of calories burned while cycling varies based on several factors, including the intensity of the ride, the rider’s weight, and the type of cycling involved.