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Eurobike 2018 Coverage: Bicycle Touring, Bikepacking and Adventure Gallery

<b>Here’s your Eurobike 2018 round-up! Today we’ll be looking at bike travel gear across the touring, adventure and bikepacking sectors from this year’s</b> …

IB17: NSR bikepacking tent won’t leave your bike out in the cold

On your next backpacking trip, don’t leave your bike out in the open – bring it inside! Well, if you have the new NSR bikepacking tent that is. The …

Video: Jordie Lunn makes his own lines again in Rough AF 2

Jordie Lunn is a unique individual, but so are his lines. That’s if you can really call them ‘lines.’ A long time fixture on the freeride circuit in …

Suspension Tech: How does air volume affect your suspension fork’s ride quality?

Lately, we’ve seen a lot more attention paid to the size of a fork or shock’s air chamber, so it’s time to dive a little deeper and explain why that …

Fidlock cageless water bottle mount twists out with a new design

We’ve seen something similar from Birzman, and a straight-line approach from Fabric, and now there’s a full twist version. The new Fidlock Bottle …

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Training Plan to Build Base Endurance

Purists preach that to properly prepare for the cycling season, you need to roll out six weeks ahead and do nothing but low-heart-rate, low-intensity rides before you throw the hammer down and go out and play, especially if your idea of fun is a frisky group ride. It's no problem if you're a …

Urban Cycling

Naturally at <i>Bicycling</i> we believe bikes are the best way to get around a city, but our advice on caring for them often excludes city-dwellers for one reason—they live in apartments. After all, without a hose, our step-by-step guide to cleaning your ride gets a little...sticky. And without a garage, …

26 Strategies to get Stronger, Faster, and Fitter

Learn more about these tips and tons more essential advice on how to ride faster, get stronger, recover smarter, shed pounds, and take your riding to the next level in <i>The BICYCLING Big Book of Training</i> edited by Danielle Kosecki, $22.<p><b>Pedal With More Power</b><br>Researchers have found that just one month …

A Killer Core Workout for Cyclists Who Hate Crunches

This 10-minute routine will work the key muscles that can improve your power and endurance in the saddle. Do 12 reps of each move, one after the next, with no rest. Repeat for another set. Yep, you just got more time to ride. You're welcome.<p><b>Rotating Side Plank</b><br>Start in a push-up position. Balance on …

Simple Workouts

<b>What you need to know:</b> Pyramid intervals gradually increase then decrease (or vice versa) the time you work at various effort levels within the same block. For each one, warm up 10 to 15 minutes and cool down for at least 10 minutes afterward. Important: Don't start so hard that you're forced to …

Learn Easy Bike Maintenance from a Pro

Most of us would rather ride our bikes than work on them. But the alternative—heading to the shop every time we have flat tire or a skipping chain—is even less appealing. Plus, we can ride farther, faster, and with more confidence when we trust that our brakes will slow us before an intersection, …

Nutrition

Sipping fluids before and after a hot-weather workout is just as important as drinking during a ride. Here we turn to the experts for the when, how and what of staying quenched.<p><b>Time it right</b> Hydrating before pedaling helps you avoid drying out on the road. For best absorption, sip 12 to 16 ounces …