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What to Avoid When Cycling in Winter

There are many reasons why cycling in winter is awesome, but there remains no doubt that heading out for a ride requires a lot more planning in the cold season than during the rest of the year. We have prepared a list of 10 things to avoid when braving the cold by...

The 9 Biggest Bike Hacks

There are some little tricks which help you optimize your equipment without spending too much money on expensive gadgets. We have compiled nine clever ideas with big effects that make your everyday cycling a lot easier. 1️⃣ Clean backside thanks to an old PET-bottle...

10 More Incredible Bike Movies

You love cycling? You like watching movies? And you've already watched some of all-time best cycling movies? Even the most ambitious cyclists have to take a rest day sometimes – what’s better than dreaming of adventures on two wheels while it’s freezing outside?...

Track Cycling – Alternative Training in Winter

Icy temperatures, slippery descents, snow and cold toes after a couple of minutes: There’s not one road biker who enjoys these conditions. Even if you belong to the hardcore winter cyclists, cycling sure is more fun when it’s a little warmer. Track cycling is a great...

Tips & Tricks for cycling in snow

Despite popular opinion, cycling in the snow can be loads of fun, especially thanks to the refreshing feeling of cold snowflakes landing on your face. However, to prevent you from freezing, we have prepared some tips and tricks for cycling in snowy conditions. There's...

Training Exercises with Dumbbells for Cyclists

There are many possibilities for improving one's strength, so who still uses dumbbells? Cyclists do! We have compiled some great exercises you can use to improve your strength during the winter months by training not only your torso but especially your legs using...

5 innovative changes in cycling infrastructure

When cyclists hear the words "technical improvements", their most common thought is most likely that it's possible to produce lighter and faster bikes thanks to new methods and materials - if they aren't already thinking about tuning their old bike. However, technical...

5 Reasons Why You Should Get On Your Bike In 2019

Are you currently looking for your cycling motivation? Here's a reminder of why 2019 is the year to get on your bike (more often). 1. Stay healthy Cycling is great for your mind and your body. Building muscle and burning fat are just some of the many physical benefits...

How to Choose the Right Tires in Winter

If you want to keep cycling throughout Winter, it makes sense to think twice about which tires to use. Selecting the right tires rewards you with more safety and a better overall riding experience. In this post, we tell you what's to consider when choosing winter...

The Proper Diet to Maximize Cycling Performance

Cycling performance is impacted by a confluence of factors, with your fitness arguably the most important. Training is therefore of paramount importance and that is why we have previously suggested exercises for mobilization. A proper diet is just as vital because the...

The 10 Best Bike Films of All Times

You love cycling? You like watching movies? Even the most ambitious cyclists have to take a rest day sometimes - what's better than dreaming of adventures on two wheels while it's freezing outside? Below, we have compiled our 10 favorite cycling films of all times. 1....

10 Reasons Why Cycling in Winter Is Amazing

The days are short and the roads are icy. Winter is here, but that's no reason to stop riding your bike. Here are 10 reasons why cycling in winter is just amazing! 1. You get lots of fresh air and sun Winter sun is amazing. Partly because it’s so rare, but also...

10 Reasons Why Cycling In Autumn Is Awesome

The air has gotten a little cooler, but autumnal sun rays shine through the coloured canopy of leaves and the multi-coloured foliage lightens up your mood. Here are 10 reasons why cycling in Fall is simply amazing! 1. Make the most of the changing landscape If you...

Stay Visible On Your Bike After Dark

Long nights, short days - fall is here. However, this is no reason to renounce cycling! We have compiled the best tips to make sure you're safe when you're out cycling in the dark. See and be seen  A car driver gets about 90% of all the information he needs for...

The 9 Scariest Routes on Bikemap

As a special Halloween post, we proudly present the 9 scariest routes on Bikemap - goosebumps guaranteed! 👻   1. The Death Road (Bolivien) Having been carved into the rock, this route used to be very dangerous. There were no guardrails protecting you from the...