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MIPS Helmet Technology: How It Works

The people behind Sweden's MIPS helmet technology are so convinced it's a great way to reduce head injuries, they hosted their own booth at Eurobike …

Helmets

In Through The Out Door

Hearing John Bonham play the drums is the aural equivalent of watching Clint Eastwood club eight bad guys over the head with a two-by-four while …

The Ultimate Mountaineering Kit

Steep slopes and snow make for fun—but hazardous—terrain. Bring the right gear to get to the summit and back.HELMET: Mammut Wall RiderAll-foam …

Backpacking

What Happens To Your Brain When You're Dehydrated? The Results Can Be Kind Of Scary

We all know that drinking water is literally the best thing we can do for our bodies. It helps us regulate our internal body temperature, digest our …

5 Helpful Things to Say to a Friend Whose Anxiety Is Skyrocketing (and 3 to Avoid)

The odds are pretty high that anxiety will elbow its way into your life or that of someone you love. Nearly one in three American adults will …

Tech Talks - Wheel Balance 101, Presented by Park Tool

In this episode, Calvin and Truman crack open a cold one and dig into wheel imbalance and whether the finicky process of balancing your wheels makes …

Chris Froome reaffirms vow to start Tour de France as Bernard Hinault continues criticism

<b>Bernard Hinault says Froome has no place at the Tour de France as the defending champion says he'll be on the start line on July 7</b><p>Chris Froome has …

How to loose control on a mountain bike - MBR

Deliberate typo. Geddit?<p>Loose, steep descents and tight corner can throw you a curveball but knowing how to play them is as easy as moving your knees …

Intensive 30-Minute Guitar Workout for Guitarists On the Go: Pt. 2—Symmetrical Scales

I recently gave you a 30-minute guitar workout designed for guitarists with limited practice time.<p>The goal of the workout was to give you an intense …

UCI finally approves disc brakes for road racing

The UCI confirmed in a press release yesterday that disc brakes will be authorised for use in road (and BMX) racing as of July 1st, after years of …

How These Amateur Cyclists Ride 10,000 Miles a Year

Riding 10,000 miles in a year is no small feat for the amateur cyclist. If eking out a few lunch rides a week takes a toll on your schedule, clocking an average of nearly 200 miles weekly (roughly 27 miles a day) is an intimidating prospect—but it’s not impossible. We found five riders with …

Call for Tour de France riders to go on strike

The Five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault has called for riders at this year's race to go on strike if Team Sky's Chris Froome is on the …

First Ride: Evil’s The Following MB

Evil's 120-mil 29er is exactly the same, but also not<p>If you happen to follow Bike, you're aware that we're fans of Evil's products, and The Following …

Inside MIPS - Advancing Helmet Safety

If you've gone to purchase a new helmet lately, there's a good chance that you found yourself confronted with a dizzying array of options. All …

14 Advanced Tips for Dressing for Cold Weather Rides

You know the basics of dressing for cold weather rides, which boils down to wearing layers and avoiding cotton. But here are some tried and true tips …

Weather

My Mavic App provides a digital connection to your wheels

Yes, there is an app for that. In order to give consumers a better source of information about their wheels, Mavic has announced the My Mavic App. …

How Strava Is Using GPS Map Data to Help Mountain Bikers

Last year, Strava users logged 9.6 fitness activities per second. Think about it: in the time it took you to read that sentence, 50 rides, runs, and …

PDF Office, Robinhood and other new apps you might have missed this week

Robin Hood

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Books

Outdoor Pizza Ovens - How To Choose One For Your Backyard - My Purchase Reviews

Have you seen all these awesome outdoor pizza ovens? Wow.. I am really impressed! If you’re a do-it-youself’r, then pick an outdoor pizza oven kit …