Monthly Archives: October 2014

Turn your bike into an exercise machine (and a moving movie theater!)

Can’t decide between watching a movie and taking a bike ride? Your winter solution: watch a movie while doing a trainer ride! During our preseason trainer sale, our favorite CycleOps trainers are 10% off through November 2! Without the outdoor … Continue reading

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Commuter Profile: Jacki Huntington

I like the pace of biking. I like being able to experience and see all the little things around me. Even the insects on the pavement, the billboards – I feel like other people miss that. If you are in a car or a train your view is very limited.

Biking is just the right speed for me… human paced. Continue reading

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Commuter Profile: Heath Miller

I started biking for exercise and health reasons. I used to work out a lot, weightlifting mostly, and I realized that riding a bike actually loosens my muscles and keeps me more limber. My Brooks seat gives the bike a … Continue reading

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Ask Charlie: Commuter Checks

I receive about 50 emails a week with questions about all aspects of my business and cycling. Periodically I will answer on the blog. My employers has a bicycle incentive program through Commuter Benefits where they take $20 pre-tax out … Continue reading

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Me and My Turbo: a note from Charlie about the bike that changed everything

I purchased my first bike, a three-speed Raleigh, when I was 20. I lived in Brooklyn and went to a commuter college, and the bike radically changed my life. From age 20 to 46, the bike miles piled up. I … Continue reading

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