Light Up for Fall

It's official: Summer's out, Autumn's in, but the bike life never stops - and that means you'll need to be ready to ride in low light, now that the sun's tucking in e...

6 Tips for Staying Warm for Winter Riding

Our Cold Weather King, Anthony, provided these 6 tips to keep you warm in the winter while you're riding your bike! 1: Protect Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself Soli...

3 Kinds of Bike Gifts - Part 3

Aaaaaand it's officially December. 2017's flying by (and dragging along... it's a weird year), but now's the time to start picking up those presents so you don't get ...

3 Kinds of Bike Gifts - Part 2

 December's only a sunset away and that means there's even less time left to get those holiday orders figured out! And, while finding the perfect gift for the rider ...

3 Kinds of Bike Gifts - Part 1

With Thanksgiving behind us the holiday shopping season is in full-swing and tons of us are already scrambling to get our presents picked out so we can spend the rest...

High-Calorie Holiday Fuel

With the big day coming up, we're already dreaming of tasty turkey, gravy goodness, and all the essential extras that come with the Thanksgiving tradition.  It's the ...

Coast into the Weekend

With the holidays officially kicking off next week, this weekend is the perfect chance to sneak in some time in the saddle before all the in-laws start showing up. We...

Defrost Warning

Turkey Day is almost upon us and, with it, the most wonderful bike-time of the year! That's right, crazy amounts of food, carbs, and cals, followed by open roads as e...

Support the Bike Life

Life isn't all coasting and party rides, but there's something about spending time on two wheels that makes riding over life's rough spots a bit easier. There's also ...

Taking the 'L's on Time Change

It's no secret that the autumn time change is a sham. Sugar-coated with promises of extra sleep (for one hour... for one night), it curses us with pre-5pm sunsets, da...

Top 5 Reasons to Pull Over in LA

When you're deep into a ride it can be hard to decide when it's worth it to pull over and break that mo'. Stopping for sub-par snacks can be just as spirit-breaking a...

Even More New Stuff!

The happiest, hauntiest night of the year is right around the corner, costume rides are coming up all over the country, and everyone's scrambling to get their candy b...

Brand Spotlight: Hiplok

We're always on the lookout for new gear, gadgets, and general sweetness to improve life on two wheels. We're consistently amazed by just how many companies there are...

Valve Nuts or Nah?

Valve nuts. Yeah, they're a thing. That's just about the end of any universal agreement on the subject, though. Some riders swear they're actually handy - others swea...

New Fall Hotness

The sun's spending more and more time below the horizon each morning (and crashing earlier and earlier each night too), and that means one thing: it's finally Fall! A...

Trunk Space

Ride to school, work, or the store for more than a week and your back will be begging you to ditch that bag and find a rack. Hauling all of your stuff on the bike and...

Finish the Ride - SC

If you're looking to stack some miles and support the bike life this Sunday - you're in luck! Finish the Ride Santa Clarita's serving up another round of riding in su...

Bike Security at School

With classes coming back, campuses filling up, and another year of academics on the horizon - millions of riders are getting back on their bikes and riding their brai...

Old Tube Hacks

I hate changing flats. It's no secret; I complain long and loud every time I have to break out the tire levers. And while other riders can have a bad tube swapped and...