Bike Guide: Maintenance 101

Bike Guide: Maintenance 101
As an avid cyclist, one of your greatest possessions is your bicycle. It may serve as your mode of transportation, a way for you to get fit, as a recreation, or even for competition or sports.Whatever your reason for owning a bike, it's vital to take care of it and prevent its deterioration. You'll be able to enjoy riding your bike and maximize its performance if it's well-maintained, even if you're traversing on rough terrains. Likewise, neglecting it can lead to problems, which can result in damages over time.

Top 5 Reasons Why Cycling Makes Us Happy

Top 5 Reasons Why Cycling Makes Us Happy
We’ve heard it said many times before: Cycling is a graceful sport that involves control, poise and a rhythmic movement of the legs. Ask anyone who bikes and they’ll tell you cycling brings a sense of harmony many other activities don’t.

Top Tips for Cycling Motivation

Top Tips for Cycling Motivation
We’re not sure how the weather’s shaping up in your city. But in Toronto where we’re based, spring has been slow to arrive. We’ve been hit with some April snowstorms, and it’s only now that the temperatures are creeping above freezing. But with these wacky weather patterns, who knows when winter weather will strike again?

Welcome to Spring: Top 5 Cycling Events in Ontario

It may not feel like it in some parts, but Spring is officially here. And that means it’s time for us cyclists to make good use of the glorious weather. In Ontario alone, there are tons of exciting events that’ll make you want to pedal everywhere. Whether you’re a novice or a pro, be sure to check out some of the best cycling in the province. Below you’ll find our Top 5 picks!

A Cyclist’s Guide to North By North East

A Cyclist’s Guide to North By North East
NXNE is Toronto’s premiere downtown festival and a great way to kick off summer. With music, comedy, film, and visual art, all scattered across dozens of venues, NXNE is truly an urban festival. Below, we’ve listed our must-see NXNE events and the must-ride bike routes in between.

How to Get Your Bike Summer-Ready

How to Get Your Bike Summer-Ready
You survived winter. And now that it’s warm, you want to pull your beautiful bike out of storage and show it off to the world. But how do you know that it’s safe to ride? Unless you’re a year-round cyclist, your fixie bike...

Making Toronto's Cycling Infrastructure Better

In recent months, Toronto cyclists have won a major victory. The city now has two crosstown, separated bollard bike lanes on Adelaide and Richmond. These lanes mean that cyclists finally have safe and efficient ways to ...

A Fixie Does It Better!

Bikers either love it, or love to hate it. It’s a controversial invention and widely discussed among both its fans and haters. Despite people criticizing its dangers, there is a reason why these notorious fixies are ...

Toronto Bike Bar Hopping Guide: West End Edition

Summertime in Toronto is near and that means two things for the urban-inclined: more biking and more bars. Hogtown boasts a buffet of fine drinking establishments, all of them connected by the city’s unique cycling landscape...