Knee Pain May be Eliminated By Replacing Crankarms
The Bike Coach Rick Schultz has collected crankarm length data from his years of bike fit clients. During the bike fit interview process, most of his clients volunteer that although they have had prior bike fits, and even been to a physical therapist or chiropractor, they are still in pain. Coach Schultz found a viable solution for knee pain, which includes adding shorter crankarms.
113: Former SLO Mayor Decries Bicycle Infrastructure, The Traffic in Seattle, World Tour Updates, and the NAHBS 2018 Winners, In Review
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Issue 147: Early Spring 2018
#147 | Agritourism in Italy, Alter Reflex 300 -Dropbars for the Win, Speaking with Frank Schleck, Don’t Get Doored, Rouleur Brewery, Jones H-Loop, Ask the Coach – CrankArms, and Cycling Event and Festival Calendar for California, Oregon, Nevada and Arizona —MORE—
Results and Photos from the Second XC MTB Race in the Non Dot Adventure Series
Last weekend the Southern California cross country mountain bike race organizer Non Dot Adventures held their annual Casper’s Wilderness XC Race in San Juan Capistrano, California. This was the second race in the Non Dot Adventure series which continues with two more races into the end of March.
ATC: What are the most common problems you see when performing a bike fit?
There are several common problems I see when performing a bike fit, some of the most common include; incorrect cleat alignment, saddle positioning, and handlebar height. This article covers these common mistakes and how they are corrected.
The Whiskey Off-Road Embraces the Culture of the Old West
The event is called ‘The Whiskey’ because it starts on the famed ‘Whiskey Row’, an 1800’s downtown row of tall western saloons and shops; traditional Old West Saloons that have swinging doors with names like ‘The Palace’ or ‘The Bird Cage.’
DZR Introduces Limited Zurich V2.0 Boots for Clip-in Pedals
A cycling shoe at heart, the Zurich utilizes a Variable Flex Shank that has been optimized to provide solid power transfer when riding without inhibiting walkability. Available in limited quantities new Zurich 2.0 is a highly functional cycling shoe and is designed for the discerning cyclist that wants a fashion piece that performs.
State Bicycle Releases 4 New Models To Their Affordable Core-Line Of Bikes
The Core-Line bikes deliver a solid build with endless value and will enable the first time buyers to throw a leg over a State Bicycle. The Core-Line is a stepping stone into the brand, for the low investment, the rider gets a solid build that will last and a clean finish that will turn heads.
112: The Chain Lube Episode! Plus the Women’s WorldTour Team Bikes, and Cancellara Calls Out Institutions Of Cycling
Topics of this episode include: Sagan meets the Pope, Fabian Cancellara gives an interesting interview, the Women’s World Tour and Continental team bikes, and lots of talk about bicycle lubricant.
Muc-Off Announced as New Team Dimension Data Partner
Muc-Off, a leading UK-based bike and performance brand, is the latest partner and supplier of the World Tour cycling Team Dimension Data for Qhuebeka. The team will be using the full Muc-Off clean, protect, lube range, as well as the use Athlete Performance products, and their chains will be specially optimized with NTC formula.
Bike Fixation Announces Bicycle Access Ramp For Accommodating Stairs
Bike Fixation, a Minneapolis-based manufacturer of cycling infrastructure endorsed by Saris, today unveiled their latest product, the Bicycle Access Ramp. This American made stairway for bikes does exactly what the name implies: it provides a rolling surface for bikes going up or down stairs.
Pedego Electric Bikes Launches Certified Pre-Loved Bike Sales With 12-month Warranty
Pedego® Electric Bikes has announced a program for shoppers seeking savings without compromise on gently used Pedego bikes. Participating Pedego stores are now offering sales of Certified Pre-Loved Pedego electric bikes with the protection of a 12-month warranty.
Black Goes Blue: State Bicycle Releases Limited Edition Typhoon Blue 6061 Black Label
State Bicycle Co., the mainstay of the fixed gear/single speed bike market are releasing an ultra-limited, 1 run Typhoon Blue colorway to the well-crafted 6061 Black Label line. And it’s limited in the truest sense of the word, once this batch is sold out it’ll be gone forever.
111: The Importance of Properly Locking Your Bike, San Diego Makes Gains For Business and Traffic with New Road Diet, and Marginal Changes for 2018 Men’s World Tour Bikes
Lance Armstrong and Tour of Flanders, Froome’s camp has a new theory, how to not lock your bike and secure your gear, San Diego makes gains with a road diet, and reviewing the men’s 2018 team bikes for the World Tour.
The SoCal Winter Weekend: Gravel Clinics, Bike Demos and Season Planning
Last weekend, Rick Schultz (Bike Fitness Coaching, Ask the Bike Coach) put together a free bike clinic on how to ride your first gravel event. Topics included discussions on rider and bike preparations, course routes, survival techniques and equipment selection.
Introducing The World’s First Alarmed Folding Bike Lock
With the Bordo Alarm, ABUS, the security expert for mobile safety, is bringing the world’s first alarmed folding bike lock into the market. With electronics that have been proven for years on ABUS motorcycles locks, these provide a precise 3D movement sensor that triggers a 100-decibel alarm should an attack be attempted and thus deters thieves.
FREE Bike Coach Clinic This Weekend: “How to Perform Your Best at a Gravel Grinder Event”
The 2018 Gran Fondo/Gravel season is almost here, so how about a FREE Introduction on “How to Perform Your Best at a Gravel Grinder Event!” You know him from our “Ask the Bike Coach” column and now you can receive some of Rick Schutlz expertise for FREE at two local bike shops on January 27th and 28th from 1pm – 4pm.