How to Tell You Have a Headwind

Nothing can ruin an ordinarily pleasant ride like the wind bashing you in the face, slowing you down, and dragging you back. A strong headwind will make it feel like ...

Original Bar Swap

Ready to change-up your riding position? Swapping bars can make a big difference to your posture, performance, and help keep your hands happy for miles. In today's po...

Spring Checkup

The spring skies are spilling sun, the days are staying light longer, and bikes all over the world are being brought out of hibernation and hitting the road! If your ...

QR Q&A

Ever wish you could adjust your fit, change your tire, or pop your front wheel off for locking up without ever picking up a wrench? So did the folks that invented the...

Leather Saddle Care

Whether you’re rolling on one of our leather saddles, a Brooks, or that custom buckskin saddle that you hand-made from ethically-harvested reclaimed leather – you wan...

Rainy Ride Relief

With the wet weather showing no signs of waning, it's more important than ever to make sure you're prepared for those rainy day rides. Spinning while you're soaked is...

Disc Brake Basics

With the introduction of our Urban Commuters, everyone’s got disc brakes on the brain. Offering increased stopping power, better brake modulation, and more wet-weathe...

How to Install a Bike Basket

If you want some tasteful totage on those two-wheeled errand-runs, there's nothing as sleek, simple, and cycle-y as a basket! In today's post we'll walk through the s...

How to Install an Urban Rack

Ready to get your haul on? Loading up your bike and freeing up your back is one of the most liberating additions you can make to your rides. In today's post, we'll se...

Cold Rides, Hot Drinks

As the days start to cool down and the weather gets ready to bring the wetness, staying warm and happy on your bike will become more and more of a factor in how much ...

DIY Motorcycle Noises

Welp, after a long night (and an even longer campaign) the election's finally behind us. Whoever you supported, it's a new day in America and it seems like the street...

Basic Bike Fit

Every body’s different and dialing in your bike so that it’s the perfect fit for you is an important step in making your bike “yours” and getting the most out of your...

7 Vegan Snacks to Fuel Your Ride

Roman Go aka @sadhappyalien is a Pure Cycles rider living in Moscow and leading an active, vegan lifestyle. We reached out to Roman after he wowed us in our Photo Cha...

The Rules of Bike Borrowing

If your bike’s out of commission, but you still need to get around, you might need to resort to borrowing a buddy's. But don’t take that kindness for granted, borrowi...

Top 10 Bike to School Tips

With Summer fading fast and school spinning back up, tons of people are thinking transportation and asking, “Can I ride to class?” The short answer is, “Of course!” T...