Ask the Bike Maven: bike fitting 101

A properly fitted bike: seat positioned so legs can deliver maximum power to the pedals, elbows slightly bent when hands resting on the hoods By the Bike Maven | It’s spring, prime bike-buyin…

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The Ultimate A to Z Guide to Cycling Lingo

Cogs, clinchers, and more—demystified. Here's a quick guide to bike parts, repair, and lingo.

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Cycle Style: 6 of the best bicycle prints

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Women's Touring Bicycle Saddles: Most Comfortable Bike Seats for Women | Terry Bicycles

Ride the Tour de France High Passes. 'Tourmalet remains one of the classic Tour ascents, drawing hordes of cycling pilgrims, as does Col du Galibier, the first Alpine climb introduced into the race (in 1911). Prime among the other famed climbs are the Alpe d’Huez (first raced in 1952) and Mont Ventoux (1951), rising mighty above the Rhône valley. All four passes have been ranked hors categorie, meaning they’re so steep as to be beyond classification.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/france

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