road bikes vs hybrid

Road Bikes vs Hybrid

There are many debates within the cycling industry. There are discussions about best riders, components, or even chamois cream.  When considering road bikes vs hybrid, it has been debated on what is the best, ever since the hybrid was introduced. Let’s cut to the chase, ultimately the difference between the two bike types is your body position.  Body position is …

Raleigh Cadent 3 Review

Many people ask what sets apart a bike shop quality bike, over other bikes out on the market.  The is an example of a bike shop quality bike being sold direct to consumer.  In this day and age of direct to consumer methods, being able to see what makes a good bike over something that is less valuable is quite …

Mongoose Mountain Bike Reviews

Mongoose Mountain Bike Reviews

Buying a mountain bike can be daunting and intimidating on your budget. However, many brands are affordable, while offering great quality features. These Mongoose Mountain Bike reviews will show you just how an affordable bike has the ability to take your cycling to the next level. Mongoose might not be Diamondback, but they have a host of great features. If …

Raleigh Talus 3

Raleigh Talus 3 Review

Need a solid entry-level mountain bike that won’t break the bank and is trail-ready right out of the box? Raleigh may have your answer in their Talus 3 cross country hardtail, though for the price we feel that there are some areas Raleigh could do better. Even so, for beginners looking for a low-cost starting point with plenty of room …

best bikes for short riders

Best Bikes for Short Riders

In the last 20 years, the bike industry has made great strides to accommodate riders of all sizes, especially shorter people. With the advent of sloping frames, the ability to straddle adult bikes with ease has been made available.  To this point, one of the main keys on bike sizing now is not the frame height, but the saddle to …