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Safe apparel for a great mountain biking experience

Mountain bike equipment
Equipment for mountain biking would include the different categories of apparel, accessories, frames, components and the bikes by itself. The product range is so vast that you need to have a clear picture of what you want. Decide on whether you are into intense mountain racing or downhill or you just use the bike more for recreation. In case you are very new to mountain biking, then selecting a durable and soundly suspended bike that would compliment the kind of riding you like to pursue would be your first thing of business.
As we know, apparel for mountain bike is looser than the apparel for cycling. Mountain cycling and biking is like comparing oranges …

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In Depth – Road Bikes vs. Triathlon Bikes

I am constantly asked what the big differences are between road bikes and triathlon bikes. The obvious difference is the fact that one races a triathlon in an aero position, but sometimes we see aerobars on road bikes so what is the real difference? There is a smaller difference between UCI legal time trial bikes and triathlon bikes, though they look very similar. The short answer is, road bikes are designed to have three hand positions, triathlon bikes are designed to have one. Just because a road bike has clip on aerobars, it does not imply that it is a purpose built triathlon bike.
Draft legal triathlons are the one area where a road bike is …

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How To Choose The Best Urban Road Bike For You

Racing bikes are good bikes and they all have similar traits to them. The light weight frame that you might have to your bike may be made of some light weight metal such as aluminum. The wheels that you are riding on called tires are made to be able to withstand high pressures. The handle bars are slightly lower than usual and the gears and brakes may be in a cluster so you don’t have to take your hands off the grips anytime.
If you just like to simply go on an easy going bike ride, than more than likely a racing type of bike isn’t for you. The bike and its wheels are made smaller …

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Downhill Mountain Biking – A Dangerous Sport For The Strong Hearted

Mountain biking is a thrilling and exciting sport and downhill mountain biking is one such activity which is extremely dangerous and can be life threatening. Downhill Biking enthusiasts who have experienced this activity are well aware of the dangers it involves as well as the joy and high it offers. They also know that safety gears and precautions are the best shields while embarking on a downhill mountain biking course.
The sport of Mountain biking began as an ordinary sport where people living in geographic locations suitable for such races took up this as their pastime and later as their passion. However over the years, this sport has generated a huge fan following and despite of …

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