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Bicycle Heart

Plan Your Best Bicycling Year Ever!

I’m back from a joyous holiday break shared with family and friends and I’m feeling super-energized about the new year. The flip of the…


Wet Bike Share Seat? No Problem

Bike share is all about spontaneity. The ability to undock a bicycle on a whim is a big part of this transportation option’s popularity….

Cold Hands

No-Fail Secrets to Keeping Hands Warm on a Bike

On a particularly frigid morning, a New York City bicycle commuter lamented on twitter: “Just removed my gloves and discovered 5 Popsicle sticks inside.”…

Uniqlo Body Warmer

Bicycling Body Warmers at Bargain Price

When temperatures plunged into the basement this week, I jetted to Uniqulo to stock up on the Heattech turtle necks and tights I wear…


Slippery When Wet: Fall Cycling Safety

Ouch. A wipe-out on a bike ride last weekend, in which autumn leaves were complicit, was a timely, if bruising, reminder to slow down…


8 Reasons to Leap into Cyclocross

It’s true. We’ve gone a little cross crazy here. Last Thursday’s post was a primer on cyclocross, including resources to help guide you into…


What’s All the Fuss About Cyclocross?

If you’ve heard of cyclocross but don’t know quite what it’s all about, I hear you. The sport didn’t fully register with me until…