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Ultimate Bicycle Maintenance Checklist

The Ultimate Bicycle Maintenance Checklist

The Ultimate Bicycle Maintenance Checklist Americans love bicycles. Seriously, according to this Breakaway Research study, 100 million people ride a bicycle in the US every year. It’s unsurprising really. After all, bikes are awesome! But they do require regular maintenance. And the more you ride, Read More

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Cycling Habits You Need to Stop

10 Cycling Habits You Need to Stop Doing Today

You might have noticed other cyclists on the road, or you yourself might have picked up some bad habits when cycling. This is normal. Cycling is a repetitive sport. This means that you might pick up some techniques over time. From bouncing up Read More

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Bike Ownership: 5 Important Things You Should Know

Just like most things in our lives, our bike comes with a set of instructions in order to keep it well-maintained. We also know that most of us do not like reading manuals, right? However, there are some rules that are put out Read More

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Going on Your First Family Bike Ride? Check Out These Tips

Riding with the family is always a great experience! If you have started planning those awesome family rides, then check out these tips from Fort Myers Cyclery:   #01. Check if your kids’ bikes are still the correct size. Kids grow, and pretty Read More

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Dehydration: How It Can Affect Your Cycling

Cyclists can become dehydrated due to many factors such as heat, improper hydration before or during a ride, and the time spent on the bike. Certain symptoms occur when the body does not get enough water. Those symptoms can significantly affect one’s performance Read More

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Professional Bike Repair and Maintenance – Do I Need It?

Fort Myers is a fantastic city for cycling. Whether you are riding to work every morning, or you want to have a relaxing ride on a weekend, you can be sure that Fort Myers has a bike path for you! With frequent use Read More

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Bicycle Accessories You Should Not Leave Home Without

Let’s say you have just bought a new bike; now what? Do you just climb aboard and ride away? Most beginner cyclists would do just that, but a little preparation can still go a long way when making that first ride, even the Read More

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Awesome Cycling Tips for Beginners

In America, there are millions of people who ride bicycles – and the numbers increase all the time! With more and more cyclists on the roads and trails, these following tips for beginners promote better and safer rides; check them out here:   Read More

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Bike Beginners: Things to NOT Do

If you are a bike beginner, knowing the basic rules of the road is not enough. Here are some common traps and their simple fixes to make riding more fun and safer for new cyclists. Check them out here:   SEAT TOO LOW Read More

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Bicycling and Pain Part 2

Cycling, like any other physical activity, can come with its own set of body pains. This usually happens when a cyclist over-exerts himself, does not have good form or posture when biking or rides a bike that is not a good fit. Here Read More

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