The use of chamois cream for cyclists is one of those sensitive topics. But we’ll just drive right in to provide a guide on the whys and hows. Continue Reading →
How did your casual cycling shoes survive last season? Is it time to try some new shoes or upgrade? Wait, you don’t have cycling shoes? So you ask, should Continue Reading →
The Spring Savings Sale means big savings on Specialized bikes and equipment starting March 1 at Ben’s Cycle in Milwaukee. Not only are we hosting a great event Saturday Continue Reading →
Endura Luminite jackets get you riding safely and comfortably if you ride in the rain or in the dark. Both the Endura Luminite and Endura Luminite 2 jacket with a built-in flashing light will keep you visible to traffic in all sorts of conditions. Continue Reading →
road.cc really liked the NiteRider Lumina Micro 350 and the Cateye Volt 1600 in two reviews recently.
Both front lights will light your way on dark streets and allow you to be seen by oncoming traffic. But the two are very differently-powered lights! Continue Reading →
Life is hard enough without sore backs and shoulders from riding on rough roads – or no roads at all.
On your bike, one product to smooth out bumps from whatever kind of road you’re on is the Cirrus Cycles BodyFloat Seatpost. Continue Reading →
But I tried a Specialized Fat Boy at Fattyooshko, the fat tire race put on by Ben’s Cycle and the Ben’s Cycle/ Milwaukee Bicycle Co. Cycling Team.
We raced on snow and ice at Kosciusko Park in Milwaukee, up hills, across the pond, and over ice-crusted piles of snow.
I get it now: I had a blast riding the Fat Boy in the snow. I could slide around corners, roll through snow banks, over ice piles. With barely any tire pressure (eight pounds), you can simply ride over the snow without sinking in. Continue Reading →