Do I Have to Ride A “Women’s” Bike?

“As a woman, do I have to ride a ‘women’s’ bike?”  We get this question a lot.  The short answer is ‘no,’ but the color isn’t the only difference between the men’s and women’s models.  While most bicycle manufacturers offer women’s bikes, every rider is different and many women ride a ‘men’s’ bike – sometimes with …

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4 Reasons Why The Specialized Vado Is Awesome

Specialized has put together the latest in electric bike technology to create one of the most advanced e-bikes on the market.  (New to electric bikes? Check out this e-bike blog.)  We got a chance to give it a test ride (video below) and we were impressed!  The Vado doesn’t feel like an electric bike; it …

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Bike Saddles (Part 3): Shorts and Cream

This is the third part of our Bike Saddle blog series.  If you haven’t yet, make sure to check out Part 1 and Part 2 here. The saddle makes the biggest contribution to posterior comfort, but you cannot underestimate how much a good pair of padded cycling shorts will improve your comfort on the bike …

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