Gear

Balaclavas for Cycling

Freeze Play: Balaclavas in Colors and Patterns

While hardly style statements – Pussy Riot excepted – it’s hard to argue with the no-nonsense, pull-on practicality of balaclavas for cycling around the…

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12 Holiday Gifts for Bicycle Commuters

Last year, red, in all its vibrancy, was the theme of my post on holiday gifts for bicycle commuters. My 2015 inspiration comes from…

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6 Women’s Cycling Jackets to Wear Now

Before we dive into the deep freeze, there’s still plenty of autumn pedaling to enjoy. The common denominator for warmth, comfort and style on…

Faraday Porteur e-bike

Dream Ride: Faraday Porteur E-Bike

Confession: The Faraday Porteur e-bike (above) knocked my eyes out when it debuted, and I was hardly alone. It attracted plenty of attention when it was…

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The Most Stylish Gear for Cycling Visibility

The end of  Daylight Saving Time is the perfect moment to rethink your urban cycling visibility. Definitely check those essential front and rear bike…

Buca Boot

Best Gear for a Picnic by Bicycle

Whether you opt for a home-cooked menu or source your favorite fare from one of the city’s abundant take-out spots, food just tastes better…

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Riding a Fat Bike on the Beach

There’s a huge fat bike craze going on, and a getaway to the shore seemed the perfect time to check out the ride on…