Chamois Cream Makes Your Ride Smooth

Using chamois cream will help you ride more happily since it eliminates or reduces uncomfortable saddle sores and chafing.

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 →

Nitto Road Touring Handlebars: More Hand Positions

Nitto road touring handlebars come in a variety of shapes to accommodate long distance traveling with many hand positions.

The Nitto road touring handlebars are designed for multiple hand positions and comfortable riding while touring on road, trail, or gravel. Continue Reading →

Nitto Classic Road Handlebars: Durable, Stylish, Comfortable

Nitto classic road handlebars come in a variety of drops, reach, and flare, plus some with anatomic bends! Check out the selection at benscycle.com and Ben's Cycle in Milwaukee.

Cyclists have a number of Nitto classic road handlebars to choose from as they consider the best bar for commuting, longer-distance riding, and recreational riding. These bars are the Classic Continue Reading →

How Do I Choose the Right Nitto Track Handlebars?

Nitto track handlebars come in a variety of models. Call Ben's Cycle to help you choose.

Nitto track handlebars are used throughout the world on the track and on the road because of their durability and strength, style, and comfort.

But how do you know which ones to choose?

Ben’s Cycle stocks four different Nitto track handlebars with different variations. Continue Reading →

Brooks C13: Brooks Style, Light Enough to Race

The Brooks Cambium C13: beautiful, durable Brooks performance on a saddle that's light enough to race.

When Brooks C13 carbon saddle was released last year for testing, it was a dramatic departure for the traditional leather saddle company.

While the vulcanized natural rubber compound coveris similar to other new saddles produced by Brooks (C15, C17), what’s new for the Cambium C13 is the one-piece braided carbon frame that supports the cover. Continue Reading →

Choosing Nitto Track Handlebars: B125, B127, ADB-X

Nitto track handlebars from Ben's Cycle and benscycle.com

Nitto track handlebars come in many different varieties, including the B123, B125, B127, and ADB-X. Use the posts and table to figure out which one is best for you. Continue Reading →

Brooks Isle of Wight Saddle Bag: Practical, Classy, Functional

The Isle of Wight saddle bag is made from Bluesign material, an eco-friendly textile, as well as traditional Brooks leather straps. We liked the way the bag held its shape, due to a “u-stiffener.” Continue Reading →

Vittoria Graphene Tires Have Less Rolling Resistance, Better Grip

Vittoria has added Graphene to several newly-redesigned models for road, off-road, and urban cycling. They're available at Ben's Cycle and benscycle.com

After spending three years testing and perfecting the product, Vittoria Graphene tires for road, off-road, and urban cycling successfully reduce rolling resistance and increase grip and tread life! Continue Reading →