Mountain Bike Buyer’s Guide

Are you looking to get off the beaten path or just pedal around the neighborhood? There’s no better vehicle than a mountain bike to tackle a variety of terrain. Do you dream of riding remote trails deep in the backcountry, taking hot laps on the dirt paths in the park, or something in between? There’s certainly a mountain bike that can do it, and do it well. Continue reading


Tune Your Next Ride – Adjust Your Tire Pressure PT II

Pedal Power Road Bikes

Adjusting tire pressure is the easiest, quickest, (and cheapest) way to tune the way your bicycle handles and feels when you are out for a ride. Many mountain bikers have known about this technique for quite a while, but did you know that you can also tune the bicycle that you use on pavement this way as well? Read on for the details! Continue reading

Tune Your Next Ride – Adjust Your Tire Pressure PT 1


With a simple adjustment, you have an incredible amount of control over how your bicycle will handle on your next ride. Simply adjusting the amount of air pressure in your tires has a very direct and immediate response¬†on the way your bicycle feels and responds to the terrain where you ride. Many mountain bikers have known this for a long time, but it is completely valid for road and path riders as well. We’ll start with mountain bikes for this installment, and talk road, & path bikes on the next. Continue reading