Disc Brakes X Rim Brake on Speed Bikes

Disc Brakes X Rim Brake on Speed Bikes

Are the disc brakes ready for the Tour de France? GCN – Global Cycling Network addresses this issue in this video. Disc brakes should be implemented in professional competitions starting in 2017. GCN staff tested the Col du Tourmalet and reached some conclusions. See the translation that Pra Who Pedal made and search for FINANCEDNS.

Municipal Park Will Win Bike Lanes for Children

Municipal Park Will Win Bike Lanes for Children

In commemoration of Children’s Day, this Sunday will open cycle paths for children in the Américo Renné Gianetti Municipal Park, in the Center. There are two lanes for children up to 12 years old who use bikes with rings 12, 14 and 16.

Six Tips to Buy Your Dream Bike Online

Six Tips to Buy Your Dream Bike Online

Buying a bicycle over the internet is not a simple task, since you will not be able to test it, which can make any difference at the time of choosing the purchase or not. So we selected below some precious tips to help in online purchasing.

Jon Orcutt Highlights Social Value of Bike Paths

Jon Orcutt Highlights Social Value of Bike Paths

This morning, the Regional Articulation Workshop “Ciclovias SP”, started in the morning (10/11), in an important partnership between the Institute for Transport and Development Policies (IDTP) and the Traffic Engineering Company (CET). To improve the processes of implementation of the cycle network in the city of São Paulo.

How to Buy a Used Bike

How to Buy a Used Bike

Bike culture: buying a used bike need not be difficult. Follow our checklist on 7 points to avoid all the pitfalls. Firstly: * Ask to see the original receipt and note the seller’s data on the receipt if you buy the bike. * Refrain from buying cycle if the frame number (stamped in the bottom bracket or pipe) seems …

Read More Read More

Important Safety Tips for Cycling

Important Safety Tips for Cycling

In the case of arriving in a big city it is good to be in the morning, even if it seems silly, dangerous people have a habit of waking up late. It is also a good idea to have a secure contact and notify us of our arrival.

How to Choose the Best Saddle for You?

How to Choose the Best Saddle for You?

Even though it is a marathon runner, you will not be able to pedal for more than an hour without feeling the effects of this saddle seat. There is no use of a large saddle, lined with gel and even have springs, because if you are a beginner will have in this factor its greatest …

Read More Read More

Sports in Winter: What Are the Best to Practice?

Sports in Winter: What Are the Best to Practice?

With the arrival of winter, one of the best ways to keep warm is practicing physical exercises. Of course, with the colder climate, the tendency is to want to be quiet at home—but stand by is not a good option. After all, you’ll end up eating more than you need, make a few calories and …

Read More Read More

This Wheel Is a Simple Way to Motorize Your Bike

This Wheel Is a Simple Way to Motorize Your Bike

GeoOrbital is a company that wants to literally reinvent the bicycle wheel. She has worked on a very interesting product: a motorized wheel that can be added to any bicycle to make it electric. Company CEO Mike Burtov has launched a campaign on the Kickstarter collective financing site as a means of accepting pre-orders and raising …

Read More Read More

Caring for the Bike on the Coast

Caring for the Bike on the Coast

The sunset at the edge of the  beach  is the best invitation for those who like to pedal. At this time of year,  bicycles exchange the hot asphalt of the big cities for the sand and the refreshment of the waves, and they take care of the gaucho beaches. But for the bicycle and coastline combination   to work, some simple care is needed. Thank you, you can be …

Read More Read More

High Speed on Two Wheels Will Heat Up Green Line

High Speed on Two Wheels Will Heat Up Green Line

The athletes are training hard for all corners of the State of Rio for this test. The Green Line of Macaé will host cycling athletes who will compete in the Individual Counter-Strike event on Saturday, starting at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, starting at 8:00 p.m., and will be the Resistance Road race. In the Green Line will …

Read More Read More

Luxury on Two Wheels

Luxury on Two Wheels

Leather holster, crocodile skin saddle or gold tube with embedded Swarovski crystals. A difficult choice. These are some of the accessories of the super luxury bikes that many brands have started to market. The consolidation of bikes in contemporary cities transformed this vehicle, which was created in the 19th century, not only as an object of worship but …

Read More Read More

Night Tour of Group of Cyclists Is Supported

Night Tour of Group of Cyclists Is Supported

From next week, Tuesdays on Tuesdays will be reserved for pedestrians. Cyclists can ride on the treadmill, eliminate the stress acquired throughout the day and take care of health, through cycling. The idea of ​​setting a day in the week to pedal through the streets of the city came from a group of cyclists, who already made …

Read More Read More

Mountain Bike Short Track Trial: to Cheer Up Close!

Mountain Bike Short Track Trial: to Cheer Up Close!

The coolest and most romantic story of Mountain Bike tells us that the sport was born in California in the 1970s. A group of boys from the region (now some of them are the guys who run the industry) used to go down the Marin County mountains on adapted bikes, The ‘Klunkers’. They had wider, sturdier …

Read More Read More

Cycle Routes Do Not Reach the Peripheries of São Paulo

Cycle Routes Do Not Reach the Peripheries of São Paulo

Residents of the extreme of the capital complain of the delay to include the neighborhoods in the plan of the Municipality Less than 10% of the cycle paths implemented by Mayor Fernando Haddad (PT) are on the outskirts of São Paulo. According to the CET (Traffic Engineering Company), the exclusive spaces for the most distant bikes …

Read More Read More