Cycling the Alps: a gruelling and rewarding adventure

It goes without saying that mountain biking is a physically demanding sport. Although hiking has many techniques and there are right and wrong ways to hike and [...]

Identifying types of BMX bikes

If you’ve been wondering about what exactly a BMX bike is, or you’re thinking of getting a BMX bike then you’ve come to right place. Here we are looking [...]

On the open road…three of the top places for a European (motor)bike tour.

With summer upon us and people being outdoors as much as possible now is the season of the road-trip. The only difficult decision is perhaps the most important [...]

The 19th century bicycle

Nowadays everyone knows about the Tour de France and the Tour de Italy. These gruelling races are two of the most prestigious events in the cycling calendar [...]

Biking and bicycles

Although the term bicycle was coined in France in the 1860s, bicycles had been around for about forty years or so prior to that. The first bicycles, although [...]