Tag Archives: winter

“It just annoys my feet when I can’t ride my bike”

There are many different reasons to ride. Last Wednesday was one of those cold February winter days where the temperature never rose above freezing: my morning ride to work started at 28 degrees and my trip home ended at 22 degrees. My 8-mile … Continue reading

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Move over, Cabin Fever: 10 Ideas for Survival.

This polar vortex has us anxious for the spring. In the meantime…we asked our staff for 10 ideas for beating cabin fever in NYC: 1. Indoor trainers + bad TV: Throw your bike in a trainer and get in some … Continue reading

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Dress for winter

With the recent Nor’easter, it’s a good time to think about how to stay warm. Your bike is equipped for all types of conditions, here are a few tips for keeping your body equally snug and secure: Warm arms: Rain … Continue reading

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Racing for Spring: Chris begins base training.

As some people say it, winter is the most important time for training for the race season. This is where the competitive base is built, the foundation of a periodization plan is created, and where the daydreams form of your … Continue reading

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Staying fit through the winter

This slushy weather inspired us to write a quick post about a new product we’re carrying. In the colder months, cyclists looking to keep active usually take to trainers and rollers: small, indoor mechanisms placed on the floor and into … Continue reading

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Bike handling in winter weather

Another snowstorm is in the forecast this week. On that note, here’s a short video from our winter cycling clinic, featuring quick tips from Dave on bike handling in winter weather. Enjoy.

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Introduction to winter cycling

Last month, we held a clinic on winter cycling. Here are some highlights:

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