Bike saddle height, something you should not underestimate
To reach the best performances, it is necessary for each cyclist to have a right position on the saddle. As a consequence, the bike saddle height is a factor you need to take into consideration, and it is even calculated with scientific methods to be sure to set the saddle in the most efficient way for each cyclist.
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CosmoBike Show in Verona from the 16th to the 19th of September
CosmoBike Show is ready to kick-off! The bike expo will be back in Verona from the 16th to the 19th of September 2016.
Also this year VeronaFiera will be peacefully invaded by companies, cyclists and people with a passion for cycling, one of the most beautiful sports in the world.
Continue reading Bicycle accessories suppliers and much more at CosmoBike Show!
Different specialties, different bikes
Cycling includes several specialties, and each specialty corresponds to a different type of bike. Racing bikes, this is self-evident, are very different from mountain bikes, for example. As a consequence, also bike components are different depending on the specific discipline, and this is true also for wheels.
The peculiarities of bike wheels might be very different depending on the discipline, and also if you are not an expert of the sector, it is easy to understand why: a cyclist that rides a mountain bike is expected to face grounds and paths that are completely different from the ones that a racing cyclist has to face, and the wheels need to be able to fit each type of ground.
Continue reading The best racing bike wheels – peculiarities and main models
More efficient and light mountain bike wheels
Gist is proud to announce its collaboration with DeanEasy and its innovative Tube+ system for light mountain bike wheels. This is a high-pressure tubular that protects rims from impacts on rocks, roots and in general obstacles that you might face while riding your bike. In particular, the Tube+ system eliminates air loss that might be caused by rim bumbs. The result is a higher safety while riding your bike, even on dangerous paths, in addition to the possibility to face races and roads at your best, without having to face problems like punctures and burping.
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Problems of cycling open air
Cycling is one of the sports that best meet your need for contact with nature and whit its evolutions. However, sometimes riding your bike open air can cause disadvantages and little problems, which can be solved using special accessories.
Continue reading Photochromic cycling glasses: Fire and Tatoo by Kayak