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Got dirty white bar tape?

If you use white bar tape on your road bike, then you know that white is a magnet for dirt. The easiest way to clean white bar tape is with…

Some basic commuter tips

Bike commuting is a great way to stay active, save money, and help the environment at the same time. With your route planned out, and the proper mindset, you can…

Another first for Philadelphia — bike thefts

It seems like just yesterday we were extolling the virtues of the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia, and its rise to the top of the bike commuting cities in the…

V-Brakes squealing?

If you’ve got a bike that uses V-brakes and it’s making some noise here’s a quick tip you can do to get rid of that annoying sound. So what you…

Can you tell the difference between gruppos?

Or in other words, groupset. Often times people may not realize that various groupsets come with grades or levels of quality. All this can be confusing as manufacturers keep adding…