Tag Archives: bicycling

New Bike Day for the YMCA

Some look for flowers blooming or birds chirping as signs that spring is near, but we know that the real indiction that spring is on its way when you start to see new bikes appear. The Chinatown YMCA, with the help … Continue reading

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Women’s Cycling Community in NYC

Community: That’s what women’s cycling is all about. For women’s road cycling in NYC, the rides held by the Rapha Cycle Club are a great example of that community. The Rapha Women’s 100k on July 20, along with the training rides leading … Continue reading

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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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The one where Hal’s pants catch on fire

Bicycling Magazine stopped by to chat with our in-house expert, Hal Ruzal. Hal took up a hacksaw, bolt cutters and some power tools to demonstrate how locks get cut. In the process, he set his pants on fire. All in … Continue reading

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Live longer: Go by bike?

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin at Madison have confirmed: Bicycling is good for your health. That’s not exactly new. The most interesting aspect of the study is that they were able to quantify the benefits. The researchers found that 20% of … Continue reading

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