Category Archives: Advanced Commuter Tips

Guest Article: The ABCs of Trip Planning

Editor’s note: Here’s the latest from Andrew “Doc” Li — you may remember him from his excellent DIY repair stand tutorial a couple weeks ago. Today, Andrew will give us…

Guest Article: So you hit the ground. What next?

Editor’s note: the following piece was written by Jay Paul, founder of the cyclist-oriented insurance firm Balance for Cyclists. Balance for Cyclists is one of our advertising partners. Don’t let…

Guide to purchasing a bicycle helmet

One of our friends from the UK, Stewart Jones submitted an article that we thought would be useful to our readers.   With the worst of wintery weather hopefully behind…

Winter riding – suicidal? Just bring on the mittens and snow goggles!

We’ve hardly had much “winter riding” lately in Chicago. Just this Monday and Tuesday, temps hovered in the 50s and 60s! But the rollercoaster, topsy turvy weather ride has plunged…

Riding with a helmet cam

One of the things I’ve started doing was commuting with a helmet cam mounted on my bicycle or helmet. You’re probably asking why? Well I actually got this tip from…