Bicycle Materials | What is my Bike Made From?
From first being created out of wood to now using all types of alloys like steel, aluminium, titanium and carbon fibre, bicycle manufacturers have come a long way. Many different materials are used in unison to alter many aspects of a bikes performance. Learn more about bike frame materials in this post.
23rd Nov 2020 •
Best Bike Tires for Dirt Jumping 2020
Dirt jumping and slopestyle bike tires. The tires are the only connection you have to the road. Tread patterns, weight, rubber type and bead type are all important factors when buying a new DJ bike tire. This list will help you decide.
10th Nov 2020 •
Directional Bike Tires | Does it matter?
Are my bike tires directional? Car tires benefit from their tires being fitted in a certain rolling direction. We answer whether you need to fit your BMX, MTB or road bike tires in a certain direction and what benefit this will give you.
11th Oct 2020 •
Best BMX and MTB Gloves 2020
These are the best gloves for mountain biking, BMX biking, scootering and motocross in 2020. Cycling gloves will help in harsh weather, prevent injuries when falling off and will provide extra, often much needed, grip when biking on any terrain.
15th Mar 2020 •
Troy Lee Designs Air Bike Glove Review
Troy Lee Designs come up with some of the most stylish safety products and clothing for all cyclists, motorbikers and snow sports athletes. The TLD Air gloves are great for anyone from BMX racing to Downhill Mountain biking. They're lightweight, brilliantly designed and not too expensive.
17th Feb 2020 •
Similarities and Differences Between BMX and Dirt Jump Bikes
BMX and dirt jump biking are two cycling disciplines that are completely different but also very similar. Learn about the differences between the styles of these bikes, riders and riding style."
25th Oct 2019 •
How to Tighten a Bike Chain
How to tighten a bike chain. Bike chains often slip and come loose on single and dual speed bikes. Learn to tighten your chain with or without chain tensioners. You need to diagnose why your mountain bike chain is slipping or falling off before shortening or tightening your chain.
19th Jun 2019 •
Dirt Jump Biking Ultimate Guide
Slopestyle and Dirt jump biking was a natural progression of BMX racing, mountain biking and 4 cross racing. Small mountain bikes with or without rear suspension are used to perform tricks while flying through the air over wooden or dirt jumps.
15th Mar 2019 •