This post is an introduction to the exciting sport of cyclocross, which is rapidly gaining popularity in the USA. If you are a cycling enthusiast in Europe, chances are that you have not only heard of Cyclocross already, but attended a few of these events as well. Whether you are hearing the term for the first time, or you are simply looking for more information on Cyclocross before signing up for your first event, read this post that will fill you in about the basics of everything that you need to know.
The Amazon Prime Day Sale has started. This is the biggest online sale of the year. Come and check out the cycling deals we have found!
In this post we present, for your convenience, quick links to our most popular posts on waterproof cycling gear. This includes waterproof cycling jackets, cycling pants, cycling balaclavas and winter cycling gloves. We hope this post will be a handy reference point for you to quickly find the information you need to be able to cycle in comfort this fall and winter.
This post compares 9 of the best cheap electric bikes under $1000, including city ebikes, mountain ebikes, and folding ebikes.
Are you having a problem figuring out how to carry a water bottle on your electric bike? This problem is caused by the geometry of ebikes. The need to accommodate a motor and a battery often means there is no space left for a water bottle cage. Here’s a cheap, elegant and effective solution!
In this post plus videos we bring you news of the launch of a new urban e-bike that is set to become an attractive alternative transport means for many people – the Modmo Saigon. Weighing in at just 14 kg (31 pounds), this e-bike comes fully loaded with a full system of accessories. With a claimed range of 200 km (124 miles) range, it could take you pretty much anywhere you want to go.
Don’t miss the JackRabbit KickStarter, which is coming soon! This innovative, affordable, new mini ebike will be useful to a wide range of people who need easy transportation options. Unlike many of the ebikes we feature, this is not a bike for getting fit, as you do not pedal it. However, in our new world where many people would prefer not to be on public transportation, the JackRabbit offers alternative transportation in a lightweight package. Our post includes videos to show the versatility and usefulness of this great new ebike.
Did you know that e-bikes can make it possible for couples to cycle together – sometimes for the first time ever? There are many couples who would love to go for a bike ride together, but their cycling abilities are so different that it just doesn’t work. This post contains a video that shows how an e-bike solved this problem for our friends, Amanda and Wayne Smith. It also contains three case studies that show how e-bikes can help couples to ride bikes together.
This post plus video offers advice on how to choose a folding e-bike. Folding e-bikes have the advantage that they are easy to transport and store. And like other e-bikes, they help you up those hills!
Bulls Bikes integrates Fazua Evation Drive System in three upcoming models for optimal assistance and a pure riding experience Now Available for Pre-Order, the Fazua Drive System Comes Equipped on Three E-bikes BULLS Bikes USA, a global leader in the mountain, gravel, and e-bike categories, has just announced the pre-order availability of three BULLS Bikes containing […]
As many lifestyles in the developed world continue to become more sedentary – largely down to technology anchoring many people in front of computers and TVs – awareness of the health risks is growing. Ironically, while technology is seen by many as the culprit for the health implications of poor diets and lack of exercise, […]
Halfords has released some dramatic predictions for growth in e-bike use in the UK, based on the current growth rate.
In this post, guest author Doug Ferris reviews his new RadMini Step-Thru folding ebike. This electric bike has bought back the joy of cycling for him. RadMini ebikes are made by Rad Power Bikes, out of Seattle, Washington.
If you are scheduled to have total knee replacement surgery, one of the most common questions cyclists ask is: can I still ride a bike after the surgery? The short answer is yes. In fact, riding a bike is actually a great form of physical therapy following knee replacement surgery. And if you have an ebike, the options are even brighter, because you can control the amount of stress you place on your knees.
World’s lightest folding ebike smashes records on Indiegogo. The campaign has become one of the fastest-funded campaigns ever on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. Check out the Indiegogo campaign for this lightweight ebike that folds in 10 seconds, while there is still time to become a backer! Backers can pre-order this ebike for half price.
We are very proud and happy to announce that our Electric Bikes Blog has made it to a select list of the Top Ten electric bike blogs in the world!
IZIP ebikes is currently holding their huge annual sale. We know that IZIP makes high quality electric bikes that you can buy and ride with confidence. The current sale is a clearance of their 2018 models. One of the best ways to get a good deal on any bike is to buy a previous year’s model. Plus, IZIP offers free same-day shipping. So we have highlighted two of the best bargains in ebikes available from IZIP right now.
Did you know that electric bikes can be used for fitness training? Or that they have been scientifically proven to increase the amount of cycling people do? Or that they have proven health and fitness benefits? Well, it’s all true! Apart from being tons of fun, ebikes can be used to improve health and fitness in many ways. Here are our top posts about how ebikes can improve your health and fitness.
Ebikes are an excellent way to explore the trails and attractions at state parks, as you can cover a lot of ground without getting exhausted. We recently took our Haibikes to Fort Stevens State Park in Oregon, where we had a lot of fun riding the nine miles of trails.
Our picks for the 7 best Christmas gifts for cyclists range in price from $20 to $220. That’s a wide range – one of these gifts is sure to be a great gift for the cyclist in your life!
If you live in British Columbia, Canada, add your voice to ask the BC Government to STOP taxing ebikes. Ebikes make cycling possible for seniors and many other people, and the BC government is making it harder for people to buy these environmentally friendly transport vehicles. It needs to STOP.