Tips & Safety

Stay Warm, Stay Cool

Stay Warm, Stay Cool

Dressing tips for spring riding

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on April 29, 2014

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Commuting, How-to, Tips & Safety:

Spring is here, and every year Laura sees people unprepared for the weird weather that the season always dishes out. Here, she shares some seasonal tips.

Reflecting on Casual Cycling Clothing

Reflecting on Casual Cycling Clothing

Be seen by motorists in something you want to be seen in

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on April 10, 2014

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Commuting, Tips & Safety:

Cycling clothes should be comfortable on the bike, easy for motorists to see at night, and good-looking. Luke Elrath combines all three with style.

Staying Charged on Tour

Staying Charged on Tour

Conserve your batteries and charge them up

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on April 8, 2014

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Tips & Safety, Touring, Touring Tips by Troy Mustache:

While touring, a smartphone can be invaluable. They are GPS-powered world atlases, but useless with a dead battery. Learn how to stay charged while riding.

The End of the Trail

The End of the Trail

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on March 18, 2014

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Commuting, Tips & Safety, Urban Planning:

Philly has great trails around the city, but the areas where the trails and car infrastructure meet, cross, or mix are often problematic.

5 Tips for Humane Headlight Practices

5 Tips for Humane Headlight Practices

Do you know where your lights are aimed?

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on March 6, 2014

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Commuting, Mountain, Road, Tips & Safety, Touring:

This is the Golden Age of Bike Lights; never has so much wattage been available for so little. Learn how to courteously harness the power of illumination.