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Tips and Safety

Staying in Shape in the Off-Season

One of the toughest challenges any cyclist can face is that of staying in shape during the off season. It’s easy to stay in shape in the summer when you&#...

Planning Your Tour Route

Worthington Glacier in Alaska. Photo by Troy Moustache. Living in the moment is always the best way to tackle life, right? Pick a destination at random, hop on ...

Dressing Yourself on Tour

Notice the rear rack doubling as a clothesline? It’s that time of the year again, the time when all the latest spring fashions are hung from storefront wi...

Philadelphia Bike News

How to Cultivate a Tan Line

The Neopoli-Tan Whether touring, hiking, or performing any other sort of extended outdoor travel, the miles are endless, the days are long, and when you’r...

The Self-Reliant Mechanic

Tenana, Alaska. A beautiful place in the middle of nowhere to get stranded. It’s Day 8 of a two week tour. You’re in the middle of nowhere, which me...

Review: TiGr Bow-Locks

Creative Mounting I’m not sure which is a more powerful force, a first impression or resistance to change.  That said, the TiGr bow-lock can be a fairly p...

Advocacy

The Case Against Bicycle Repair Nihilism

You need to take care of your bicycle!  I know that not caring about anything is cool, but you’re not an angsty high schooler anymore, and your apathy is ...

New Year, New Gear: Fixies are Out, Velocipedes are In

Hey, tight pants, you still riding a fixie?  Get with it, bro.  It’s 2015, and that means it’s the year of the velocipede.  Sure, you already have n...

Bicycle Coalition Needs to Shift to Higher Gear

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of this w...

Urban

How to be a Bicycle Tourist

A bike shop is a bike shop is a bike shop. Don’t let language be a barrier to riding. Note to the reader: This piece is about being a Tourist, not a Touri...

Take Advantage of Bicycle Co-ops

Off the Chain Bicycle Collective in Anchorage. Photo Courtesy of Troy Mustache Bicycle co-ops (and collectives) are an invaluable resource while on tour. As not...

New Year, New Gear: Fixies are Out, Velocipedes are In

Hey, tight pants, you still riding a fixie?  Get with it, bro.  It’s 2015, and that means it’s the year of the velocipede.  Sure, you already have n...

How-to

Staying in Shape in the Off-Season

One of the toughest challenges any cyclist can face is that of staying in shape during the off season. It’s easy to stay in shape in the summer when you&#...

How to Cultivate a Tan Line

The Neopoli-Tan Whether touring, hiking, or performing any other sort of extended outdoor travel, the miles are endless, the days are long, and when you’r...

How to be a Bicycle Tourist

A bike shop is a bike shop is a bike shop. Don’t let language be a barrier to riding. Note to the reader: This piece is about being a Tourist, not a Touri...

Touring

Planning Your Tour Route

Worthington Glacier in Alaska. Photo by Troy Moustache. Living in the moment is always the best way to tackle life, right? Pick a destination at random, hop on ...

Dressing Yourself on Tour

Notice the rear rack doubling as a clothesline? It’s that time of the year again, the time when all the latest spring fashions are hung from storefront wi...

How to Cultivate a Tan Line

The Neopoli-Tan Whether touring, hiking, or performing any other sort of extended outdoor travel, the miles are endless, the days are long, and when you’r...

Community

Oh, snap! I broke it!

Hey Pedalers, Troy Mustache here.  While riding up from the Royal Tavern to Live Band Karaoke at Fergie’s the other night, I had a near disaster.  I’...

Bicycle Coalition Needs to Shift to Higher Gear

Editors Note: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of this w...

Safe Routes Philly: Bicycle Education in Schools

In the last Safe Routes post I introduced you to bicycle trains and offered tips on how to get one started at your child’s school or in your community. On...