A Guide To Storing a Bike With Hydraulic Brakes

A Guide To Storing a Bike With Hydraulic Brakes

The best way to store a bike with hydraulic brakes is to keep it parallel to the ground. You can hang it on the wall, but do not hang it vertically or upside down as it could cause air bubbles to travel into the bike's reservoir tank. You can use a wall mount or hook...

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How to Overhaul a Freehub (Step by Step)

How to Overhaul a Freehub (Step by Step)

If you start hearing crunching when your rear wheel is spinning or if the rear wheel seizes up completely, you know it’s time to overhaul your freehub. Or, if you have a freewheel, you’ll need to completely replace the freewheel since it’s a functioning system that...

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The 5 Best Mountain Bikes for Teenage Boy Adventurers

The 5 Best Mountain Bikes for Teenage Boy Adventurers

Shopping for the best mountain bikes for a teenage boy can be challenging. While teens are at the age when they know how to ride a bike, there are still many factors that they need to master in terms of mountain biking. If you seek an excellent teen mountain bike, you...

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The Best Watch for Mountain Biking (And 9 Runners Up)

The Best Watch for Mountain Biking (And 9 Runners Up)

Mountain bikers who like taking on the challenge of cycling for hours know the importance of GPS and health-monitoring features. For this reason, they look for a smartwatch that can provide these data and other beneficial features. That said, what is the best watch...

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How Does Changing My MTB Stem Length Effect My Riding

How Does Changing My MTB Stem Length Effect My Riding

I could see the hazard down the trail: a tree root followed immediately by an off-camber, hairpin curve. I thought I could handle it, but I couldn’t orchestrate two opposite movements with my handlebars in such quick succession. Halfway into the turn I knew I’d never...

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The Best Hybrid Off-Road Bike (Budget Model)

The Best Hybrid Off-Road Bike (Budget Model)

A hybrid off-road bike is one of the most popular types of bike for beginners and avid cyclists. While manufacturers initially made bikes to perform only a single purpose, with a hybrid you can get a bike that can conquer all types of road and trails. You no longer...