Beginner Series

Your repository of basic guides to get you started on the trail or road.

Bike commuter on a folding bike

Bike commuter gear and kit essentials

A common mistake that new cyclists make is spending too much on purchasing a bike, with little or no money left for other essential gear. Here is a list of items that you will need before you start your career as a bike commuter. It is highly...

A bike commuter at Aurora Boulevard

Which bike is best for my commute?

So you’ve decided to be a bike commuter, and now you’re in the market for a bicycle. Unfortunately, there is no one answer to the question of which bike is best for bike commuting because every cyclist is different, and the circumstances...